About the course

Why should you take this training course?

This training course aims to provide an in-depth understanding of ISO 45001 requirements, as well as the best practices and approaches used for the implementation and subsequent maintenance of an OH&S MS. The ultimate ambition of this training course is to enable you to create the conditions for a safer workplace.

Training done in collaboration with

Course Outlines

Course Agenda

Duration: Can be taken at your own pace.

Day 1: Introduction to ISO 45001 and initiation of an OH&S MS implementation

  • Training course objectives and structure
  • Standards and regulatory frameworks
  • Fundamental concepts and principles of OH&S
  • Initiation of the OH&S MS implementation
  • The organization and its context

Day 2 Implementation plan of an OH&S MS

  • Leadership and worker participation
  • OH&S MS scope
  • OH&S policy and objectives
  • Hazard identification and assessment of risks and opportunities

Day 3 Implementation of an OH&S MS

  • Resource management
  • Awareness and communication
  • Documented information management
  • Operations management
  • Emergency preparedness and response

Day 4 OH&S MS performance evaluation, continual improvement, and preparation for the certification audit

  • Monitoring, measurement, analysis, and evaluation
  • Internal audit
  • Management review
  • Treatment of nonconformities and incidents
  • Continual improvement
  • Preparation for the certification audit
  • Closing of the training course

Day 5 Certification Exam

Course Details

Duration: Up to 6 months

Starts: Upon Registration

Ends: After Examination

You'll be signed up to our PECB platform KATE where you will have access to all training procedures.

  • Certification fees are included on the exam price
  • Training material containing over 450 pages of information and practical examples will be distributed
  • A participation certificate of 31 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) credits will be issued
  • In case of exam failure, you can retake the exam within 12 months for free

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the Prerequisites

The main requirements for participating in this training course are a basic knowledge of ISO management system standards, a general understanding of ISO 45001, and the MS implementation principles.

Who should attend?

  • Individuals responsible for maintaining and improving the workplace safety
  • Occupational health and safety officers, consultants, and advisors
  • Professionals wishing to acquaint themselves with PECB’s IMS2 Methodology for implementing an OH&S MS
  • Individuals responsible for maintaining the conformity of OH&S MS to ISO 45001 requirements
  • Members of OH&S teams
  • Individuals aspiring to pursue a career as OH&S MS implementers, consultants, or officers

How do I maintain my Certification?

PECB certifications last three years. PECB certified professionals must meet the following requirements in order to maintain their certification:

  • CPDs must be submitted to PECB.
  • Annual Maintenance is payable to PECB.
  • Follow the PECB Code of Ethics.



ISO 45001 Lead Implementer – Self-Study


Acquire the competencies to guide and support organizations in establishing, implementing, operating, maintaining, and continually improving an OH&S MS based on ISO 45001

Self-Study Course: €1,000 + VAT