ISO 14000 Executive Briefing


The ISO 14000 series of international environmental management systems standards provides organizations around the world with guidance on how to manage the environmental aspects of their activities, products and services more effectively. The standards do not set specific environmental performance policies, objectives or targets, but using the standard a company can plan, monitor and continually improve its competitive position and environmental performance.

This course provides a sound introduction to EMS and the ISO 14000 standards, and provides practical guidance to determine whether ISO 14001 is right for your organization.

Program Contents:

• Background of the ISO 14000 series of standards.

• International environmental management and ISO 14001.

• Potential impacts of ISO 14001.

• Why implement ISO 14001.

• Requirements for top management involvement and support.

• EMS registration and accreditation processes.

• Requirements of the ISO 14001 standard.

• Common elements between ISO 9001/2 and ISO 14001.

Program Benefits:

  • Learn the background and development of ISO 14000.
  • Understand why ISO 14001 is important and what it can do for your organization.
  • Examine the framework to take the necessary action to implement ISO 14001.

Who Should Attend:

  • CEO, President, Chief Operating Officer, Board of Directors, Senior Executives
  • Executives in an advisory, consultative or leadership position who may be called upon to advise their clients on the advantages of achieving ISO 14001 registration.

Program Duration:

One-day program, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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