Workshop on Introduction to Auditing OHS Management System (3-Hour)(3 SDU) - 17 January 2019

One of the new requirements for Lead Auditors under the SAC-AO scheme is the successful completion of a recognised “OHSMS Lead Assessor Course”.

This workshop aims to provide a general understanding of auditing OHS Management Systems, giving participants an overview of the skills and techniques required to prepare, conduct and report occupational health and safety audits in accordance with ISO 19011:2011 Guidelines for Auditing Management Systems in preparation for Lead Auditor Course / Lead Assessor Course. In addition, the workshop will provide an overview of the transition of MOM-WSHAO to SAC-AO scheme.

Participants will also learn the auditing requirements of OHSAS 18001, as well as how to best apply and integrate each of the standards for the benefit of an organisation.

We will focus on the basic principles and procedures of auditing, the importance of planning, the roles and responsibilities of an auditor, how to gather effective audit evidence and report on the audit findings, and the required follow up activities as an auditor.

Target Participants:

  • Supervisors, Managers or Professionals seeking to understand an Occupational Health and Safety Management System audit process
  • Individuals responsible for maintaining conformance with OHSMS requirements

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the operations of an Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) based on OHSAS 18001
  • Understand an auditor’s role to plan, lead and follow-up on a management system audit in accordance with ISO 19011

Educational approach:

  • This workshop is based on both theory and best practices used in OHSMS audits
  • Lecture sessions are illustrated with examples based on case studies


  • A basic understanding of OHSAS 18001

A Certificate of Participation will be issued upon successful completion of the course. 3 SDU Points are awarded to MOM Registered WSHOs.

Concord Associates Pte Ltd reserves the right to cancel/postpone this course at short notice at its absolute discretion without assigning any reason for such cancellation/postponements.

Please note that there shall be no withdrawal/postponement/cancellation/refund given once the above applicant(s) is/are registered for this course.

With reference to the above, course fee will still be charged as per the fee stated.

Event Properties

Event Date 17-Jan-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 17-Jan-2019 12:00 pm
Individual Price $65.00
Location 8@Tradehub21, #03-08