13 Oct 2020

If you manage a QMS, don't take a Lead Auditor Course!

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You’re thinking, "But this is what Management Representatives have been doing for decades. Why shouldn't I take a lead auditor course?"
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31 Aug 2020

Do ISO Lead Auditor Training Days matter?

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All auditor experience where a prospective auditor participates in a real audit is useful.  But, there is a fundamental question: for ISO management system standards, are auditor training days needed before a Lead Auditor Certificate can be issued?
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17 Feb 2020

[Infographic] 33 Steps to ISO 45001 Certification

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A valuable aid to your developing a viable OHSMS Project Plan - to aid you start on time, finish on time and leave nothing vital out. The ISO 45001:2018 Implementation Model developed by deGRANDSON Global The 33 Steps to ISO 45001 Implementation is the model we have developed for implementing an occupational health & safety management system (OHSMS) to meet the requirements of ISO 45001:2018 and ...
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30 Dec 2019

[Video]: Select from eight ISO 45001 Online Training Courses

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ISO 45001 choice of Courses to suit your needs....
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19 Sep 2019

Want combined ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 Training?

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Integrated Management Systems (IMS) are popular nowadays but Internal Auditor training can be problematical. They make great sense from an Audit Programme Manager’s viewpoint but can cause difficulties for the Internal Auditor. Why? Because frequently internal auditors do now have sufficient knowledge of the differences in objectives and requirements of the individual Standards concerned.  The ...
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17 Sep 2019

Why ISO 45001 matters to SMEs

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  Even the smallest organization has a lot to gain from a certified OH&S Management System (OHSMS) New businesses often ponder the benefits of ISO 45001 Certification and, being busy with start-up priorities, postpone certification until it is asked for in a tender document or by a prospective customer.  At that point it is, of course, too late. Optimistically, it takes a minimum of 5 months to ...
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23 Jan 2019

ISO 45001 requires OH&S Risk Management and not Risk-based Thinking

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Unlike ISO 9001 the new standard requires in Clause 6.1 the application of Risk Management Methods The sub-clause titles  spells it out for you: 6.1.1 Actions to address risks and opportunities - general Hazard identification (workplace) Assessment of OH&S risks and other risks to the OH&S management system Assessment of OH&S opportunities and other opportunities to ...
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11 Jan 2019

ISO 45001 Consultant: Want to be an OHSMS Consultant?

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Could you make a successful career of it?  What ISO 45001 Training is needed? Dr John FitzGerald writes "Having worked for 28 years as a management system consultant I’ve learned a lesson or two (including some bitter ones) on setting up and running a successful ISO 45001 consultancy business.  So I’d like to share my experience with you in this article.  This time, in relation to Consulting in ...
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31 Mar 2018

ISO 45001:2018 published – but why no Transition Deadline?

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  New OH&S Standard published on March 15th  The new Standard was published on March 15th, 2018, after a long gestation period (the initial Work Proposal for the Standard was issued in June 2013).  Thankfully, for those of us involved in implementing and maintaining an Occupational Health & Safety Management System (OHSMS) there are few surprises.
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