ISM Code, Internal Auditor

Total KALYMNOS Courses: 56 || Course Number: 37 || Course Category: KALYMNOS

Duration: 2 days

Course Objectives and Benefits

The ISM Code requires a company to conduct internal audits of its safety management system by qualified personnel. Personnel qualifications and training records are verified by the flag Administration and/or Recognized Organization during certification and audits. This course is intended to provide participants with an understanding of the techniques and personal attributes required to perform an internal audit. The requirements of the ISM Code are reviewed with the intent of verifying the company’s conformity with the requirements. The audit techniques presented during the course contribute to continual improvement and system integrity. This course contains interactive case studies to enhance understanding.

Course Highlights

•Evolution of the ISM Code
•Defining safety fundamentals
•Requirements of the ISM Code, Parts A and B
•Awareness of current industry standards
•Types of audits and basic steps in the development of an internal audit program

Phases of an internal audit:
Planning the audit
Conducting the audit
Reporting the audit
Audit follow-up and verification
Identifying the ‘Qualified Auditor’
•Audit techniques including effective communication during audit investigations
•Case studies

Who Should Attend
Ship and shore-based staff who require an understanding of the ISM Code for auditing purposes.

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