ISO 50001:2018 Lead Auditor Energy Management System

Course Duration

05 Days / 40 Hours

Delivery Language

English / Arabic

Price starts from

702.00 USD
This Certified ISO 50001 Lead Auditor Training Course is based on assisting and verifying the competencies/capabilities of the Learner to be able to effectively audit a complete EnMS based on ISO 50001:2018 requirements with specific emphasis of 2nd Party auditing [Customer/Supplier audits] and 3rd Party auditing [Certification Bodies].
During the delivery, the Learner will complete a Consultant facilitated complete systematic audit of a EnMS. The facilitated audit of the EnMS, will cover the full audit life cycle as defined by ISO 19011 and the Learner will have to demonstrate and be assessed on the effective application of audit tools and techniques.

On completing the course, delegates will be able to:

  • Understand the purpose and use of EnMS, making reference to the high-level structure and the framework for EnMS standard
  • Understand the terminology /definitions Effectively Plan for Stage 1 and Stage 2 audits of an organization
  • Apply the knowledge of the ISO 50001:2018 Standard requirements and apply in a real time, simulated audit situation
  • Effectively perform a full 1st, 2nd or 3rd party assessment of Energy Management Systems and generate audit findings
  • Assess the overall conformity (or otherwise) of an EnMS to the audit criteria
  • This is a 5-day (45hr) learning event.
  • Start/Finish Times: 08:00am – 17:30pm (each day) with an earlier finish on the final day at 2pm.
  • Prior Learning Requirement: Learners are required to be familiar with ISO 50001:2018 requirements or have completed a recognised EnMS Fundamentals course based on ISO 50001:2018 prior to registering for this course.
Course Introduction
  • The purpose and benefits of an energy management system 
  • Explain the specific energy management related requirements of ISO 50001 
  • Describe the purpose and key features of an Energy Review
Introduction to Auditing
  • Audit Terminology, Principles, EnMS Audits
  • Auditor Code of Ethics
  • Management of an Audit Program
  • Audit Terminology, Principles, EnMS Audits
  • Audit Life Cycle (On-site & Off-site Audit Activities)
  • Auditor/Auditee Roles, Responsibilities*
  • Desired Auditor Behaviours
Introduction to EnMS Auditing
  • Process Terminology
  • Process Models/Methodology & Categories
  • Evaluation of the effectiveness of a Process
  • Processes and the application of PDCA & Risk
  • The EnMS Certification Cycle & 3rd Party Certification
  • Special Conformity Audits
  • Audit Planning
  • Initiating & Preparing for the Audit
  • Audit Trails
  • Purpose and benefits for establishing initial contact and forms of contact
  • Case Study: Document Review
  • Audit Plan
  • Audit Checklist
  • Audit Protocol
Opening Meeting
  • Purpose, process and benefit of an Opening Meeting
  • Case Study – Opening Meeting
Onsite Activities
  • Lead Auditor Leadership and Supervision
  • Responsibilities of the Lead Auditor
  • Communication throughout the Audit Life Cycle
  • Monitoring Audit Progress
  • Consensus and Resolution Conflicts
  • Lead Auditor Leadership
  • Audit Reporting
  • Audit Follow-Up
  • Auditor/Technical Expert Coaching, Mentoring and Evaluation
  • Collecting and Verifying Information
  • Introduction to Audit Findings
Audit Reporting
  • Audit Findings
  • Case Study: Writing Audit Findings
  • Case Study: Writing the Audit Report
Completing the Audit
  • Evaluating Correction & Corrective Action including Root Cause Analysis and Audit Finding Closure
  • Audit Follow Up Strategies
  • Final Audit Team MeetingClosing/Exit Meeting & Role Play

This course is fully recognised by CQI & IRCA (Course ID 2442).

CQI & IRCA Certified Course
The delegate is assessed based on participation and performance throughout the duration of the course. This includes all exercises, role plays, case studies and all other activities during the course. Please note, full attendance is required during the training course.
There is a 2 hour written examination at the end of the course. The exam is closed book in that a delegate is entitled to use only their copy of the International Standard (s) in question or dictionary if delivery language is not their native language. The minimum pass rate for the examination is 70%.


  • Auditors seeking to perform and lead Energy Management System (EnMS) certification audits
  • Managers or consultants seeking to master an EnMS audit process
  • Individuals responsible for maintaining conformance with Energy Management System requirements
  • Technical experts seeking to prepare for an Energy Management System audit
  • Expert advisors in Energy Management

Course Pre-Requisite

Learners are required to be familiar with ISO 9001:2015 requirements or have completed a recognised EnMS Fundamentals course based on ISO 50001:2018 prior to registering for this course.

What's Included

Comprehensive delegate folder and certificates. Public courses include, lunch, refreshments and our Residential option includes accommodation on the intervening nights of a course, plus dinner and breakfast.

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ISO 50001:2018 Lead Auditor

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