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ISO 50001:2018 Internal Auditor

The 2011 version of 50001 has been updated to ISO 50001:2018 version. ISO 50001:2018 Internal Auditor Course is now published by LiberoAssurance Training Team, according to the latest version of the standard. Energy audits are used to determine the energy consumption that results from a company’s operation and the potential methods to increase the energy efficiency of its systems.


Our e-learning course “ISO 50001:2018 Internal Auditor” will help you evaluate and improve your energy management system and reduce your company’s environmental impact & costs.


This course provides all the necessary knowledge for ISO 50001 EnMS and the audit methodology applied to this standard.


Aims & Objectives
  • Identify the key requirements and benefits of ISO 50001:2018
  • Manage energy and drive continual improvement
  • Attract and retain customers by meeting their current and future needs
  • Identify the aims and benefits of an ISO 50001:2018 internal audit
  • Interpret ISO 50001:2018 requirements for internal audit application
  • Plan, conduct and follow-up internal auditing activities that add real value
  • Grasp the application of risk-based thinking, leadership and process management
  • Access the latest internal auditor techniques and identify appropriate use
  • Manage Energy risks and hazards effectively


Learning Outcomes

Having successfully completed this course you will be able to:

  • Learn the importance and benefits of an ISO 50001:2018 EnMS
  • Understand the key requirements, terms and definitions of ISO 50001:2018 and its structure
  • Grasp the main concepts such as risk-based thinking, process approach and Plan-Do-Check-Act
  • Gain the skills to plan, conduct, report and follow up an internal audit
  • Explain the role of an auditor to plan, conduct, report and follow up an internal audit in accordance with ISO 50001
  • Conduct effective audits in any internal auditing situation according to ISO 50001
  • Establish and plan the activities of an internal audit team
  • Communicate effectively with the auditee and audit client
  • Prepare and complete an internal audit report


Who should attend?
  • Energy managers/consultants
  • Energy appointed auditors
  • Those who wish to understand ISO 50001 and its application
  • Anyone involved in the planning, implementing, maintaining, supervising, or auditing of an ISO 50001:2018 EnMS
  • Anyone interest in energy management systems requirements and audit procedures management
  • Those starting their career in energy management


Prerequisite skills & knowledge: None required
Available in-house/distant learning? Yes
Created by: LiberoAssurance Accredited Training Centre



Part A Contents: ISO 50001 EnMS Requirements
Clauses 0-3
  • Introduction
  • Scope
  • Normative references
  • Terms and definitions
Context of organisation
  • Understanding the organisation and its context
  • Understanding the needs and expectations of interested parties
  • Determining the scope of the energy management system
  • Energy management system
  • Leadership and commitment
  • Policy
  • Organizational roles, responsibilities and authorities
  • Actions to address risks and opportunities
  • Objectives, energy targets and planning to achieve them
  • Energy review
  • Energy performance indicators
  • Energy baseline
  • Planning for collection of energy data
  • Resources
  • Competence
  • Awareness
  • Communication
  • Documented information
  • Operational and planning control
  • Design
  • Procurement
Performance evaluation
  • Monitoring, measurement, analysis and evaluation of energy performance and the EnMS
  • Internal audit
  • Management review
  • Nonconformity and corrective action
  • Continual Improvement


Part B Contents: ISO 50001:2018 Analysis
Introduction to ISO 50001
  • General
  • What is ISO 50001?
  • Purpose of standard
  • How does it work?
  • Benefits
  • Certification
  • What is in the standard?
Advantages of energy management systems
  • Cost reduction
  • Environmental protection
  • Sustainable management
  • Improvement of public image
  • Use of financial incentives
  • Projection of climate policies
The PDCA cycle
  • General
  • Procedure of energy management process
  • Example of Energy Management Process
ISO 50001:2011 versus ISO 50001:2018
  • Main Changes between 2011 and 2018 editions
  • Changes due to the adoption of HLS
  • Changes related to energy management
  • Other changes to be considered
  • Clause-to-clause comparison table
Analysis of ISO 50001 requirements
  • Elements of ISO 50001:2018
  • Relationship between energy performance and the EnMS
  • Terms & Definitions (§3)
  • Context of the organization (§4)
  • Leadership (§5)
  • Planning (§6)
  • Support (§7)
  • Operation (§8)
  • Performance evaluation (§9)
  • Improvement (§10)
Case studies
  • Reducing energy consumption of an electronics factory’s lighting system
  • Compressed Air Systems
  • Saving energy at a food processing plant

Part C Contents: ISO 50001:2018 Internal Auditor Techniques


  • What is an audit?
  • Why Audit?
  • Audit Types

Internal Audit

  • Principles of auditing
  • Scheduled and unscheduled Audits
  • What to Audit – Technical Audit
  • Steps involved in internal audit
  • Scope of audit
  • Frequency of audit
  • Internal Audit process

Audit Steps

  • Performing OHSMS audit activities
  • Audit Plan
  • Developing Checklists
  • Opening Meeting
  • Conducting the Audit
  • Recording Results
  • Non-Conformities & Non-Compliances
  • Closing meeting(s)
  • Audit Report
  • Audit Follow-up activities

Audit Programme

  • Establishing the Audit programme objectives
  • Identifying and evaluating audit programme risks
  • Process flow for the management of an audit programme
  • Managing an audit programme
  • Audit programme Implementation

Audit tips & techniques

  • Tips to trained internal auditor
  • Question Technique
  • Competence of the audit programme manager

Auditor’s Performance

  • Auditor’s Quality
  • The Auditors conduct
  • Auditor’s Code Conduct
  • Auditor Characteristics
  • Auditor's personal behavior
  • Auditee’s conduct
  • Selecting the audit team members
  • Skills of audit team leaders
  • How to evaluate an Auditor


Exam & Certification
  • Exam for ISO 50001:2018 Internal Auditor
  • ISO 50001:2018 Internal Auditor Certificate


Teaching Methods
  • Detailed seminar presentations (available for download)
  • No. of slides: 364 slides
  • Terms and definitions


  • Reading lists and resources available in presentations


Study time allocation
  • Private study hours: 43
  • Trainer contact hours: Availability and competence of instructors upon request
  • Enrollment duration: 90 days (from the date of purchase)
  • CPD Points: 43
  • ECTS/ECVET Points: 1.4


Assessment methods


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Exam for ISO 50001:2018 Internal Auditor





On successful completion of the course assessment, participants will be issued with a ‘Certificate of Success’


Accreditation by EOPPEP

LiberoAssurance has been accredited as a Continuous Professional Development Training Centre Level 1 by the National Organisation for the Certification of Qualifications & Vocational Guidance (EOPPEP).


EOPPEP is the statutory body for the development and implementation of the Hellenic Qualifications Framework (NQF) in correspondence with the European Qualifications Framework (EQF). EOPPEP is the National Coordination Point for EQF in Greece (NCP).


Approved courses by the Central Greece University of Applied Sciences

LiberoAssurance in cooperation with the Central Greece University of Applied Sciences offers approved courses. All participants have the option to receive double certification from the University and LiberoAssurance Training Centre.


The University of Applied Sciences of Central Greece and LiberoGroup have agreed to develop a research project the purpose of which is education, lifelong learning and specialisation of persons, to facilitate their induction in the labour market using e-learning and traditional methods of training. The ultimate aim of this cooperation is the development of a post-graduate programme in collaboration with other Academic Institutions and Ministries.


Accreditation by IAS and E.S.Y.D

LiberoAssurance has been accredited by the Hellenic Accreditation System (E.SY.D) which has been appointed as the National Accreditation Body of Greece.

LiberoAssurance has been accredited by the International Accreditation Service (IAS) one of the leading accreditation bodies in the United States.




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