Health & Safety Lead Auditor OHSMS ISO 45001:2018

Gain the knowledge and skills to perform first, second and third party audits of Occupational Health & Safety Management Systems. 

Next Scheduled Date: 19 Sep 2022

  • Location: RC Plymouth
  • Duration: 5 Days
  • Funding:
  • Total Cost: £1,264.10
  • Total Cost Post-October 2022: £1,293.86
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Why take this course?

Those who complete this level 3 course and pass the examinations can then register as an auditor, lead auditor or principal auditor with the International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA) under the OHSMS Auditor scheme. 

Is this the right course for me?

If you have an underpinning knowledge of the Health and Safety at Work Act and an interest or experience in auditing, then this course will help you prepare for a career in Health and Safety Auditing.


Health and Safety Lead Auditor OHSMS ISO45001


There are no mandatory pre requisites for this course but an underpinning knowledge of the Health & Safety at Work Act and the principle underpinning regulations is strongly recommended. Previous completion of NEBOSH or IOSH courses would be advantageous.

Students should have the necessary numeracy/written/ verbal communication skills to complete the course.

Finally, it is imperative that potential students note that individual demands of this course are commensurate with the level of study – this is a Level 3 qualification. Course members will be required to commit themselves to an intensive period of study, which is demanding of their time and energy.

Fees & Funding

  • Course Fee £1,204.10
  • Exam Fee £60.00
  • Total Cost £1,264.10

Course Content

This course is delivered over a period of 5 days and the following subject areas are taught:

  • Occupational Health & Safety Awareness
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Occupational Health & Safety Policy Statement
  • Auditor skills and registration
  • Overview of Health and Safety legislative requirements
  • Auditing techniques
  • Risk Assessment Methods (including HAZOP & HAZAN)
  • Audit case study and role-play
  • Roles and Responsibilities of auditors and audit leaders
  • Non-conformity categorisation and reporting
  • Audit planning, execution, reporting and follow-up
    Candidates successfully completing the course, including the examination, will be awarded IRCA registered certificate for OHSMS Lead Auditor. 

Career Opportunities

Upon passing this course, you are able to register as an Auditor with the IRCA. There are many UK-wide opportunities available for ISO 45001 Auditors.

Health & Safety Lead Auditor OHSMS ISO 45001:2018

Scheduled dates and locations

Here are the next available dates. To check availability or to book a place contact
  • Date Location Availability
  • 19 Sep 2022 RC Plymouth
    Good Availability
  • 9 Jan 2023 RC Plymouth
    Good Availability
  • 13 Mar 2023 RC Plymouth
    Good Availability
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