Safeguard in affiliation with Quality Academy ATP 6051029, a CQI and IRCA Approved Training Partner and one of the leading providers of Management System Training with ATP Number: 6032950, offers a range of Management Systems courses. The courses are results-driven and meet internationally defined standards by adopting accelerated learning techniques. Our IRCA Certified ISO 14001 Lead Auditor training teaches students the principles, processes, and techniques used for the assessment of and management of Environmental aspects and impacts; and, their significance for EMS lead auditors. The course is highly interactive to ensure that the training is practically delivered by a leading instructor in the field and utilises Accelerated Learning & Simulated Audit Exercises for a 'real practical feel' during the training. This course is registered by the International Register of Certified Auditors (IRCA) and meets part of the requirements of those seeking registration as a EMS Auditor/Lead Auditor under that scheme (IRCA/2017). Our Performance Competence-based assessments go further than IRCA/RABQSA International requirements


At the end of this course students shall be able to: Understand both environmental management terminology, principles, processes, and techniques for the assessment and management of environmental aspects and impacts , including their significance for EMS Lead Auditors. Understand the purpose, content, and interrelationship of ISO 14001, the ISO 14001 series guidance standards, and the legislative framework relevant to an EMS. Understand the role of an EMS Lead Auditor to plan, conduct, report, and follow-up an audit in accordance with ISO 19011 and ISO/IEC 17021. Be able to undertake the role of an Auditor in planning, conducting, reporting, and follow-up an audit in accordance with ISO 19011 and ISO/IEC 17021 by interpreting the requirements of ISO 14001. Conduct an Environmental risk assessment of the effectiveness and maturity of the organization's EMS management systems by interpreting the requirements of ISO 14001 Conduct second-party EMS audits of the organization's supply chain by interpreting the requirements of ISO 14001. Conduct third-party EMS audits by interpreting the requirements of ISO 14001


Individuals interested in conducting second- or third-party audits of EMS management systems
Environmental Management Representatives
Environmental Consultants
Regulatory Affairs Managers
Occupational Health and Safety and Environmental managers
Environmental cross-functional team members of an environmental implementation project
Certification Body/Registrar Auditors
Individuals who want to become an IRCA or RABQSA Certified Provisional Auditor, Auditor, or Lead Auditor


Increased awareness regarding the management systems.
Reduced frequency of errors.
Up-gradation in the knowledge.
Convenient learning because of the Video & slide shows.


Maintaining the records regarding training conducted.
Increased reputation.
Lesser supervision required after the completion of the training.
Uniform training of innumerable staff members in-house through this pack.


This course satisfies the formal training requirements for those wishing to register with IRCA as an EMS Lead Auditor under the scheme (IRCA/2020). This certificate is also fully recognised by RABQSA International as part of the training requirements for auditor registration under their lead auditor schemes.


Lead Auditor Courses are for 5 days. Courses start 09:00am and finish 5:00 pm each day. There is a two-hour written auditor examination at the end of the training. The written auditor examination is based on the specific standard. The written examination is closed book; however, the student is required to have a hard-copy version of the relevant management system standard for class use. The minimum pass rate for each written auditor examination is 70%.


An IRCA approved certificate for those who successfully complete all elements of the course, including 100% attendance, written and practical skills assessment. For students applying to IRCA and/or RABQSA International for auditor registration, a certificate of successful course completion will be required which has been completed within 3 years of applying.


Payment in any convenient instalment is allowed, however candidate must complete payment before any specified examination date. Rush and register now. All payment shall be paid with POS in our office or transferred directly into any of our banks accounts or by cheque made in favor of Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited. See bank details below:
Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited Guaranty Trust Bank Plc 0039 7002 71
Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited First City Monument Bank 0454 2340 12
Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited United Bank for Africa Plc 1007 9455 56
Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited Guaranty Trust Bank Plc 0126622635.
The course fee covers: registration, examination fee, tuition, course materials, tea break and lunch break. After payment and registration, you will receive the complete course material ahead of the training.


IRCA qualifications in Nigeria (Port Harcourt, Lagos and Abuja) are provided by Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited. We offer these Courses in 3 of our training centers in Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt. For information on dates and fees for each location click on the Date/Fee tab or chat with us. Port Harcourt Training Center: #6 Forces Avenue, Before SPAR Back Gate, Old G.R.A Port Harcourt 7 Acme Road,Off Agidingbi Road,Ogba Industrial Estate,Ikeja Lagos


Safeguard in affiliation with Quality Academy ATP 6051029, an Approved Training Partner of the CQI and IRCA , offer a range of Management Systems courses. The International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA) is the leading professional body for management system auditors. IRCA represents 10,000 registered auditors in over 120 countries and every year, over 60, 000 delegates attend an IRCA approved training course. IRCA works closely with employers and training organisations to regularly update its course requirements, professional experience and continuing professional development to ensure that IRCA registration remains the auditor qualification of choice for business. Its mission is to make a positive and profound contribution to the business management systems audit profession; to inspire and empower auditors and auditor training organisations worldwide, to achieve excellence and promote the value auditors add to businesses. IRCA is a division of the Chartered Quality Institute (CQI) - the leading body for quality management professionals


Our instructors are top indigenous and expatriate professionals who have spent large number of years in industry and are therefore able to temper academic theory with practical experience. They are also are acclaimed and renowned with impeccable record and experience spanning several years in Health and Safety industry. With our multi-media training laboratory and our training facilities, we are ever ready to offer you training programs of the highest possible standards and which meet internationally recognized level of performance. Our success story has made us an exceptional Training Center in Nigeria. Whether you are highly experienced or just taking up a new career in Health and Safety, you can take advantage of our comprehensive tutorial and excellent instructorship which put you at good standing for success in exams. Only well-tutored and prepared delegates succeed in exams. .


The registration fee for corporate organisations is NI75,000.00 . The registration fee for individuals is N149,000.00 for full single payment. To register click appropriately as required. A hard copy of the form is available in our office and can also be mailed to you. Once we receive your registration form and payment, you will immediately receive an acknowledgment including an e-receipt and other details about the training including the training materials.
1 CQI-IRCA ISO 14001: (EMS) 4th - 8th Nov. 2019 8th Nov 2019 Register Ph-Lagos-Abuja
2 CQI-IRCA ISO 14001: (EMS) 20th - 24th Jan 2020 24th Jan 2020 Register Ph-Lagos-Abuja