ISO 45001:2018 1 Day standard review (Clause by Clause) - Course Details

Course intro:

ISO 45001:2018—Environment Management Systems this standard promotes the adoption of a process-based approach to managing a Health and Safety Management System.


The ISO standards require organisations to determine the effectiveness of their Health and Safety management systems on an annual basis through external audits, followed by an ISO Certified Body led re-certification audit every 3 years, to ensure compliance to ISO 45001 requirements. The annual external audit is hugely important to organisations which makes it critical to develop an internal audit team to ensure the organisation is conforming to the requirements of the standard.

Day 1

  • Management Systems & Quality Management Systems – Plan-Do-Check-Act cycle
  • Structure of ISO standards ISO 45001 Clause by Clause
  • Understanding process management and how this standard relates to you


Typical Occupational Safety and Health Management systems

  • Process approach and process management
  • How to conduct a Gap analysis to address outstanding requirements
  • Risk-based thinking and applicable regulatory requirements
  • How existing and other regulatory changes may impact your current OH&S MS
  • Revised terms, new terms and changed terms in the 2018 ISO 45001 Standard Requirements related to documentation
  • Teamwork collecting information Communications.
  • Evaluating the effectiveness of the Quality System in addition to conformance audits


ISO standards also require organisations to conduct their own Internal audits with independent and competent auditors taking a Process and Risk Based approach. It is therefore essential that Internal Auditors are given the Education, Training, Knowledge, and Skills to conduct these audits effectively.


Intended audience

Those than would like to introduce the ISO 45001:2018 standard and complete internal audits