ISO 50001 Lead Auditor Training

Workshop (2 Days)

Course Description

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Our ISO 50001 Lead Auditor training course is designed for organisations of all sizes, from charities and start-ups to SMEs and large enterprises, that want to upskill employee knowledge for internal ISO 50001 audits of your organisation’s energy management system (EnMS).

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2 Days

Course Leader: Ian Boylan

Ian is a recognised ISO 50001 expert. Director of Target Energy, he has been an active member of ISO TC301, the technical committee that wrote the ISO 50001 Energy Management Standard and is responsible for ISO standards related to energy management.

We regularly run pricing promotions across public courses and run discounts for group bookings, please contact us below for this.

ISO 50001:2018 Lead Auditor Course

Discover best-practice methodology in auditing an energy management system against the requirements of ISO 50001. In 2016, many organisations chose to implement and attain formal certification of an ISO 50001 energy management system to reduce cost, reduce their environmental impact, increase business efficiency and comply with legislation including ESOS and SI 426. Our two-day course gives you the skills required to assess an effective energy management system against the requirements of ISO 50001. Our two-day audit training course covers all aspects of the ISO 50001 standard and is led by expert ISO professionals. It teaches the skills and knowledge required to enable participants to successfully audit their organisation’s EnMS using a systematic approach, from establishing a process to reporting to ensure conformity with the standard. ISO 50001 Lead Auditor training is just one area of ISO 50001 training we offer that focuses on organisations conserving their energy and creating an efficient energy management system. Our ISO 50001 standard training programmes include Climate and Carbon Budget training and implementation of ISO 50001 standards. ISO 50001 was first issued as a standard by the International Organization for Standardization, and our training is up-to-date with the current ISO 50001:2018 specifications.

Course Content

The ISO 50001 Lead Auditor training course at Certification Europe is conducted over two days. Our professional trainers cover topics including:

  • ISO 50001: The standard and the role of the auditor.
  • The principles of auditing a management system.
  • How to conduct an internal audit.
  • Creating an auditing report and follow-up.
  • Managing an audit team and the audit process.
  • Audit techniques tips and advice.
  • Documentation review and audit preparation activities.
  • Auditing an energy policy in the organisation.
  • Auditing energy aspects and their significance and impact.
  • Legal obligations and compliance for auditors.
  • How to audit to improve culture and programmes.
  • Auditing resources, awareness, communication, training and competence.
  • Corrective and preventative actions.
  • Auditing operational control and process management.

Learning Outcomes

Under the guidance of our professional ISO trainers who have extensive expertise in delivering training on ISO standards, participants will achieve learning outcomes including:

  • How to plan an internal audit against ISO 50001:2018 specifications.
  • The cores principles of auditing and the systemic processes to apply.
  • How to conduct corrective actions on ISO 50001:2018 to ensure compliance.
  • After action reporting and audit review techniques for continuous improvement.

Further Questions

If you have any questions regarding our public or in-house training courses please email Alternatively call us directly on 01 – 642 9300.

Recent Course Feedback

ISO 50001 Training

The standard of training was excellent with the improved knowledge of ISO 50001 helping support how we manage energy.

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I would have no hesitation in recommending Certification Europe as a provider and Luke as a facilitator and 1st Class instructor.

ISO 27001 Training

Having the certification body give the training allowed us to gain knowledge of both how to approach implementation and also insights regarding what the auditor will look for.

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Free eLearning Courses

Certification Europe have a range of free and paid for courses through our eLearning platform, ‘CE Learn’. These courses have been developed by INAB Accredited ISO certification experts. Courses are delivered through CE Learn which can be accessed by a web browsers. You can learn at your own pace and have the ability to save your progress along the way or come back to it another day.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes.  All of our training courses are designed to develop your understanding and ability for you to run an effective management system.  Whether you’re considering implementation or are already involved with the day to day running of your management system, you’ll have something new to learn.

We offer a variety of training styles to suit individual learning requirements either in the classroom, online or at your premises.  Find out more here.

You can make a booking online, or by emailing If you wish to make an online booking, please click ‘book course now’ on the course page you wish to attend, this will then bring you to a page where you can select which date you wish to complete the training; and make the payment.

We offer a variety of training styles to suit individual learning requirements either in the classroom, online or at your premises.  Find out more here LINK

  • Public courses
  • In House courses
  • eLearning courses

Yes, all participants will receive a certificate on passing the course

Yes, eLearning students receive a certificate on completion of the course.

Yes, Certification Europe will provide a Bespoke training course specifically designed by our panel of expert trainers to match the requirements of the clients in relation to their Specified ISO standard. Our bespoke training programmes cover all aspects of ISO implementation and auditing. Certification Europe have run ISO training courses throughout Ireland, UK and across the globe for government bodies, industry groups and multinational organisations.

Training can be paid for online, or it can be invoiced. All training must be paid in advance. 

Please contact us if you want to book more than one person on a course, as we run pricing promotions.

If you see a course you want to do but the dates don’t suit you or there are no places available, please contact us LINK and we will do our best to find a solution.

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