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ISO 14001:2004 EMS Certified Auditor Training

The “ISO 14001:2004 EMS Certified Auditor Training” e-Learning Online course provides comprehensive training on the ISO 14001:2004 standard and all its requirements from the auditor's point of view, including EMS documentation and aspect-impact assessments. It's praxis-oriented training that should be considered "a must" for every ISO 14001 auditor.

This intensive course is specifically designed to train corporate staff to serve as internal ISO 14001 auditors (as required by ISO 14001:2004).

The interactive training program, complete with quizzes, will provide the necessary technical knowledge and understanding of all ISO 14001:2004 requirements to perform a complete internal ISO 14001 audit of your company. This web-based ISO 14001 auditor training should be taken by each employee appointed as internal auditor to:

Learn how to audit each and every ISO 14001:2004 requirement;

Learn basic auditing skills (using the included audit checklist of more than 200 questions);

Satisfy the ISO 14001 requirement on internal ISO 14001 auditor training (certificate included).

Tip: Combine this e-Learning Online course with the “Internal Auditing Basics” DVD Course in order to learn more practical auditing skills.


USD $169.95

Corporate discount pricing:

$167.95 - if you buy 2-5

$162.95 - if you buy 6-15

$157.95 - if you buy 16-25

$152.95 - if you buy 26-40

$147.95 - if you buy 41+

- all prices per student -

Format: online (web-based)

Duration: 6 hours

Included Items: 1 unique License Code (for 1 student enrollment); downloadable Study Materials; 1 Course Certificate

Availability: Course access immediately after payment

Course Content

This online course provides the training necessary for company staff to serve as internal ISO 14001 auditors. The course teaches in detail the ISO 14001:2004 requirements and how to audit them. This comprehensive ISO 14001 auditor training program addresses all requirements for the environmental management system (EMS) documentation, aspect-impact assessment, environmental objectives and environmental management plans. After teaching the ISO 14001 environmental management system (EMS) from the auditor's point of view, the “ISO 14001:2004 EMS Certified Auditor Training” training course describes how to audit the EMS using a tool kit including an ISO 14001 audit checklist with more than 200 questions and then reporting the audit findings.

This interactive online course is applicable to ISO 14001:2004 (an ISO 14001:2015 version will become available at a later date).

Authors & Instructors

For information and professional background of the authors, presenters and instructors of this ISO 14001 training course, please see About Us.

Study Materials

This e-Learning Online course includes an ISO 14001 audit checklist and study materials that you can download (PDF format). Use the audit checklist and study materials when conducting your ISO 14001 audits, and as a reminder of what you already learned.

Course Certificate

This training program includes an official Course Certificate that is issued upon course completion.

Course Duration

6 hours (you can study at your own pace and stop and start whenever and as often as you like)

Demo Version

There is no demo version for the “ISO 14001:2004 EMS Certified Auditor Training” online course. However, you can try this course and - in the unlikely case that you are not fully satisfied - get a full refund according to our Money-Back Guarantee.

Lesson Plan

This interactive course contains 7 lessons, short exams to check understanding, and summaries.

Lesson 1: Introduction to Environment Management Systems

Environment Management System (EMS)

Need, Benefit and Purpose of an EMS

Guidelines, Specifications, Issues and Core Elements

Core Elements and PDCA Cycle

Barriers, Constraints and Integration

Lesson 2: Requirements of the ISO 14001 EMS

ISO 14001 Requirements

Core Elements of ISO 14001:2004

Lesson 3: ISO 14001 EMS Documentation

Need for Document Control

Four Tiers of EMS Documents

Lesson 4: Aspect-Impact Identification and Methodology for Conducting an IER

Initial Environmental Review (IER)

Review Team

Characterization of Environmental Effects/Aspects

Lesson 5: Steps to ISO 14001 EMS Installation

Steps and Implementation Methodology for ISO 14001 Certification

Lesson 6: EMS Audit

EMS Audit

Objectives and Types of EMS Auditing

Internal EMS Audit Process

Auditing Techniques and Auditee's Conduct

Assessment Process

Non-Compliance Reports and Categorization

Case Study: Global Engineering Company

Lesson 7: EMS Audit Questionnaires

Audit Questionnaires

Who should take this course

The “ISO 14001:2004 EMS Certified Auditor Training” e-Learning Online course is ideal for:

Newly appointed Internal ISO 14001 Auditors - in order to learn enough about ISO 14001 requirements and auditing techniques to perform a complete ISO 14001 audit.

Editor's Tip:

In order to learn additional practical auditing techniques, this e-Learning Online course may be followed up with the DVD Course “Internal Auditing Basics - An Introduction to Auditing for Employees”.

Which ISO 14001 course is ideal for you?

See our editor's Course Recommendations.

e-learning online

The “ISO 14001:2004 EMS Certified Auditor Training” training program is provided in the form of an e-Learning Online course. E-Learning Online courses are modern distance learning; these interactive courses are completely web-based and considered a superior and economical alternative to traditional classroom instruction.

Instead of traveling to a class, you will take the interactive “ISO 14001:2004 EMS Certified Auditor Training” course on any computer with internet access (system requirements are minimal; even a slow internet connection will work).

How to take this course

This ISO 14001 auditor training course is designed to be taken by individuals (each course purchase provides you with one unique enrollment code for one student).

You will go through the interactive multimedia training step by step and take short quizzes to ensure understanding. You can pause and resume the course anytime and as often as you want, and you can repeat lessons as needed. Once you successfully completed the “ISO 14001:2004 EMS Certified Auditor Training” course, you will be issued an official course certificate.


Learning ISO 14001 auditing through this e-Learning Online course is convenient, fast, inexpensive and fun.

Features include:

Well-designed curriculum and modern teaching methods

Interactive instruction with quizzes

Stand-alone (no need for any external instructor or course presenter)

Independent studying – anytime and anywhere it is convenient for you

Set your own pace

High quality training by respected authors

Official course certificate issued upon completion

more features >>

Start Learning Today

The “ISO 14001:2004 EMS Certified Auditor Training” e-Learning Online training course is available instantly.

You will receive the unique license code and enrollment instructions immediately after your purchase so that you (or anybody you designate) can start your ISO 14001 auditor training today.

Ideal for Businesses

Businesses simply provide the unique license code(s) and enrollment instructions to their employees who will be able to enroll and take the “ISO 14001:2004 EMS Certified Auditor Training” training on their own. We also offer an optional web-based tracking tool that enables you to assign this ISO 14001 auditor training program to employees, track progress, and set up automatic e-mail reminders. Corporate discounts are available.