Environmental Audits

Envi­ron­men­tal audit­ing is a man­age­ment tool increas­ing­ly used by orga­ni­za­tions to ver­i­fy that the orga­ni­za­tion is meet­ing its envi­ron­men­tal oblig­a­tions. It is also an essen­tial ele­ment of an envi­ron­men­tal man­age­ment sys­tem and a pri­ma­ry dri­ver of con­tin­u­al improve­ment. This course will pro­vide the stu­dent with the skills and knowl­edge to under­take effec­tive envi­ron­men­tal audits that will pro­vide many ben­e­fits to their organization.

Course at a glance
What you will learn

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • Understand how environmental auditing is used to the benefit of an organization.
  • Implement the audit process using effective methods and techniques.
  • Communicate audit results to stimulate action.
  • Apply the skills needed to execute an environmental audit.
  • Understand how an audit program is managed within an organization.
This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.

Take note:

  • Environmental audits will be created in class as directed by current industry best practices and regulations. Risk assessment and evaluation will also be integrated into audit reports for comprehensive application of course content.
Currently counts towards

We recommend that you apply to the program as soon as possible to lock in your course requirements as they are subject to change.

*If you are already enroled in this program, please refer to your specific program requirements as outlined at the time of your admission: Bear Tracks > Academic Advisement.

You can register for and take a course without applying and enrolling into the program.

When will
this course be offered?

New course schedules are released each June and November.

Course not yet scheduled

This course is not currently scheduled, but may be offered in an upcoming term.

New course schedules are announced each June and November.

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