This course is designed to teach students the purpose and process of conducting organizational environmental, health, and safety audits. Students will learn the philosophy and purpose behind the auditing process; how organizational audits should be conducted; and receive and review auditing documentation covering common compliance and EH&S auditing metrics associated with the Environmental Protection Agency and Occupational Safety and Health Administration regulations. The course is focused more on the safety and health objectives but will cover common environmental issues that Safety and Health professionals should be aware of. The course will include a hands-on practical exam where students will audit an area of a facility. Students will learn how to present and manage information gathered in audits in order to maximize the benefit of the inspection process.
Target Audience: EH&S professionals, safety and health committee members, professionals with collateral duty safety and health auditing in the General Industry setting.
Applies Towards the Following Certificates
- SHS General Industry Certficiate Program : Electives