Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management
This course will provide learners with a foundation of environmental and sustainability knowledge to build on. Covering a wide range of environmental, sustainability and governance principles, this course will give learners an understanding of the breadth of the sustainability agenda, and the management tools and skills that they will need when working within this area.
Who it for?
Learners who are starting out in environmental management, and want a solid foundation of environment and sustainability knowledge to build on.
Those who would like to gain Associate membership of IEMA.
No prior environmental knowledge required
Gives learners a solid foundation in environment and sustainability with which to build their knowledge on.
Covers a wide range of environment and sustainability principles.
On completion the learner becomes eligible for Associate membership, giving them the AIEMA suffix and the benefits of IEMA membership.
40 (5 days)
On successful completion of this course:
Outline the implications of global trends for the environment, for society, for the economy and for organisations
Outline sustainable business/governance principles and their relationship with organisations, products and services
Outline environmental principles and their relationship with organisations, products and services
Outline major policy and legislation and their implications for organisations, products and services
Outline major tools, techniques, systems and practices used to improve sustainability performance
Outline the role of innovation and other leading practices in developing sustainable products and services and providing sustainable solutions
Collect data, perform analysis, and evaluate information
Research and plan to provide sustainable solutions
Deliver effective communication and capture feedback
Engage with stakeholders
Outline tools and techniques that identify opportunities and risks
Identify and propose ways to improve performance
Support change and transformation to improve sustainability
A 1 hour open-book online multiple-choice exam, taken at the end of the course.
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