IMPORTANT NOTE: ISO 26000 is a reference document that provides guidance for socially responsible behaviour into the organization. Organizations that implement these social responsibility guidances based on ISO 26000 cannot be certified by certification bodies. Although it is not possible to get an organization certified to ISO 26000, it is possible to implement its guidance and to audit an organization against this guidance. The personnel certifications PECB offers (Lead Implementer and Lead Auditor) serve to fulfil this market need.
The ISO 26000 Master certification is a professional certification for professionals needing to implement guidance framework of Social Responsibility (SR) and to master the audit techniques and to manage (or be part of) audit teams and audit program.
The principal competencies and knowledge skills needed by the market are the ability to support an organization in implementing and managing a Social Responsibility as specified in ISO 26000 as well as manage an audit program.
Various professions may apply for this certification:
- Senior manager or senior consultant wanting to implement an Social Responsibility (SR)
- Senior project manager or senior consultant wanting to master the Social Responsibility implementation process
The requirements for this certification are:
|Credential||Exam||Professional experience||MS audit/ assessment experience||SRMS project experience||Other requirements|
|ISO 26000 Master||PECB Certified ISO 26000 Lead Assessor Exam or equivalent, and PECB Certified ISO 26000 Lead Implementer Exam or equivalent||Ten years: Six years of social responsibility work experience||Assessment activities totaling 500 hours||Project activities totaling 500 hours||Signing the PECB code of ethics|
Informations and registration:
Alexandra Niculae, Training Director ENVISO