Management Solutions Group • 2879 Hoag NE • Grand Rapids, MI 49525 •  Phone: (616) 365-9822

ISO 14001 2015 Internal Auditor Training

  • Teacher: Brandon Kerkstra
  • Level: Advanced
  • Price: $ 595

Finish all lessons and pass quizzes with an average of 50%

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The complete course


This course will give you all the information needed to perform an internal audit of the Environmental Management System under the ISO 14001:2015 standard.  Brandon Kerkstra compares the 2004 release to the 2015 release and how to handle the differences during an audit.

When you purchase this course, you will also have access to the ISO 19011 Guidelines for Auditing Management Systems course at no additional cost.

  • Brief Look at the Standard
  • The Context of the Organization
  • Organization Knowledge
  • Communications (Internal vs External)
  • Documented Information
  • Monitoring & Measurement
  • Interested Parties / Internal & External Issues
  • Leadership in your EMS
  • Environmental Policy
  • Roles & Responsibilities
  • Risks & Opportunities
  • Compliance Obligations
  • Internal Audits
  • Continual Improvement

The Intended Audience:
  • Auditors New to ISO 14001: and looking at auditing for the first time certification for ISO 14001:2015 EMS
  • Environmental Compliance Managers
  • Internal Auditors

Upon completing the course and quizzes, you will receive a certificate of completion.


Plan Name Price
1 Year: $ 895
6 Months: $ 595


Brandon Kerkstra

Brandon Kerkstra has worked with hundreds of companies in a wide range of industries during the past 14 years as president of MSG. In addition to building the successful business, Brandon has facilitated the implementation of ISO 17025, ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 13485, APQP, CMMI, & SPICE (ISO 15504).  Brandon has also trained on Project Management, Time Management and Lean Concepts, and more recently implemented and trained on AS 9100 and AS 9115 as well as DO178B requirements.

Before launching MSG, Brandon Kerkstra was responsible for business development at the North American division of the British Standards Institution Inc., the world's largest registrar of quality management systems, and for technical business development at Entela, Inc., the world’s leading automotive and manufacturing registrar.  Kerkstra also held positions as a lead trainer for both organizations.

With extensive experience in product testing, inspection, and quality, Kerkstra is familiar with a wide range of ISO 9000, ISO/TS 16949 and ISO 14000 management systems assessments for the military, nuclear, aerospace, and automotive industries.

Kerkstra has appeared as a keynote and motivational speaker at professional and international conferences and on national television about the benefits and technical aspects of management system registration to international standards. As a paid speaker, he has addressed Siemens VDO and the Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards on the subject of international standards in registration.

Brandon holds a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from Michigan Technological University as well as numerous technical certifications.



REQUIRED COURSE: ISO 19011 General Auditing Concepts.
The complete course
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We review your requirements, then give you a menu of options to meet your budget and schedule.  MSG helps you determine:
  • Goals and objectives
  • Which certifications or standards are applicable
  • What individuals should be involved to tailor your training
  • A time schedule
  • Resources necessary to ensure a successful program launch