In a formal manner environmental management system can be referred as a database and system that integrates processes and procedures to train personnel, summarize, monitor, report and safeguard the special environmental performance to all the stakeholders at a firm. The EMS is based on the standard that is used widely – the ISO – International Organization for Standardization – 14001. Few other times it might include this standard called EMAS.
What is this Awareness & Transition?
Awareness and Transition are the ISO 14001 certified courses to gain better knowledge on the environment industry and solve the real time problems with an ease. The reason for this training is, managing proper environment is not a choice made morally but has become much a business requirement. Organizations with structured EMS are reaching places in making a better environment. The ISO 14001:2015 acts as a guide to stable growth, making innovations and accessibility to markets. Learning the need of what exactly has to transition in meeting the standards of EMS comes with identifying the new changes happened and how will they affect the organization.
Who must take-up this course and why?
* To understand the working process of ISO 14001
* A responsible EMS staff who works on implementing these processes
* An interest in EMS
* To those who is actively seeking a prospective career in EMS
In short this course is for all those who are directly or indirectly, partially or fully involved with the entire operations of planning, supervising, and implementing the awareness programs and transitions with respect to ISO 14001:2015 for converting the old policies to new standards required.
What is the learning taken?
The course helps in gaining better knowledge on ISO structure of high level EMS standards and gives a chance of exploring the changes that took place from 2004 to 2015 in ISO 14001. The gaps can be bridged by planning a proper transition to the new standards. The key terminology and definitions of the new ISO can be learned which incorporates the common framework of EMS. Many interesting concepts like PDCA – Plan, Do, Check and Act.
* Knowledge on the changes happened from ISO 14001 of 2004 to 2015 & Introduction to the current needs of Annex SL in organizational context
* Learning the plan and implementation of the approach that is risk-based and to revise the current EMS from the old one and making necessary transitions.