PECB ISO 14001 Lead Implementer

Why should you attend?

The PECB ISO 14001 Lead Implementer training course helps you develop the necessary competencies to establish, implement, maintain, and continually improve an environmental management system (EMS). It aims to provide you with a comprehensive understanding of ISO 14001 requirements, as well as the best practices and approaches to environmental management. 

This training course will enable you to help organizations establish appropriate environmental processes and controls that proactively prevent and mitigate adverse environmental impact, address environmental challenges, promote sustainability, and demonstrate commitment to environmental responsibility.

After attending the training course, you can take the exam, and if you successfully pass the exam, you can apply for the “PECB Certified ISO 14001 Lead Implementer” credential. The internationally recognized “PECB Certified ISO 14001 Lead Implementer” certificate demonstrates your professional capabilities and competencies to implement an EMS based on the requirements of ISO 14001.

Who should attend?

  • Individuals involved in and concerned with the implementation of an EMS in an organization 
  • Individuals responsible for ensuring conformity to the requirements of ISO 14001 in an organization 
  • Expert advisors seeking to master the implementation of an EMS
  • Individuals seeking to pursue a career in environmental management
  • Environmental management consultants

Course agenda

DAY 1 | Introduction to ISO 14001 and initiation of an EMS implementation 

DAY 2 | Implementation plan of an EMS

DAY 3 | Implementation and monitoring of an EMS

DAY 4 | EMS evaluation and improvement and preparation for the certification audit

DAY 5 | Certification exam

Training material

The participant will receive training material containing more than 400 pages of information and practical examples in electronic form via the KATE app.  As part of the full-time course, the participant will also receive printed training materials. 

Examination

The “PECB Certified ISO 14001 Lead Implementer” exam fully meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Program (ECP). It covers the following competency domains:

  • DOMAIN 1 | Fundamental principles and concepts of an environmental management system  
  • DOMAIN 2 | Initiation of an EMS implementation 
  • DOMAIN 3 | Planning of an EMS implementation based on ISO 14001 
  • DOMAIN 4 | Implementation of an EMS based on ISO 14001
  • DOMAIN 5 | Monitoring and measurement of an EMS based on ISO 14001
  • DOMAIN 6 | Continual improvement of an EMS based on ISO 14001
  • DOMAIN 7 | Preparation for an EMS certification audit 

The exam takes the form of a test consisting of 80 multiple-choice questions. It is an open-book exam, where candidates are allowed to use the following reference materials: training course materials, any personal notes taken during the training course, a hard copy dictionary, a hard copy of a standard. The exam lasts 3 hours and can be taken online or in paper form. If you do not pass the exam, you can repeat the exam for free within 12 months.

For more information about the exam types, languages available, and other details, please visit the List of PECB Exams and the Examination Rules and Policies.

Price

The price includes participation in the course, electronic training materials, exam and PECB certification fees. In addition, the price of the full-time course includes a printed copy of the training material, lunch on the training days and refreshments.

Certification

After successfully passing the exam, you can apply for one of the credentials shown on the table below. You will receive a certificate once you comply with all the requirements related to the selected credential. For more information about ISO 14001 certifications and the PECB certification process, please refer to the Certification Rules and Policies.

The table below presents the requirements for PECB ISO 14001 Implementer certifications:

Information about the course

Course Duration: 5 days
Exam: Yes
Exam Duration: 3 hrs
Retake Exam: Free

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CredentialExamProfessional experienceProject experience
PECB Certified ISO 14001 Provisional ImplementerPECB Certified ISO 14001 Lead Implementer Exam or equivalentNoneNone
PECB Certified ISO 14001 ImplementerPECB Certified ISO 14001 Lead Implementer Exam or equivalentTwo years: One year of work experience in Environmental ManagementProject activities: a total of 200 hours
PECB Certified ISO 14001 Lead ImplementerPECB Certified ISO 14001 Lead Implementer Exam or equivalentFive years: Two years of work experience in Environmental ManagementProject activities: a total of 300 hours
PECB Certified ISO 14001 Senior Lead ImplementerPECB Certified ISO 14001 Lead Implementer Exam or equivalentTen years: Seven years of work experience in Environmental ManagementProject activities: a total of 1,000 hours

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