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IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management

For those starting a career in environmental management who want a solid foundation in environmental and sustainability expertise to build upon. Gain an IEMA Foundation Certificate today with our Live Online delivery.

£425.00

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IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management

For those starting a career in environmental management who want a solid foundation in environmental and sustainability expertise to build upon. Gain an IEMA Foundation Certificate today with our Live Online delivery.

The wide coverage of environmental, sustainability and governance principles ensures that students understand and appreciate the breadth of the sustainability agenda.

The focus on management tools and techniques equips learners with the practical skills required by employers.

Live Online Learning

Get all the benefits of structured classroom learning but with the convenience of the digital world, studying where you like.

Students join remotely using a PC, laptop or tablet and download the relevant software in advance to enable access to the tutor run class. Throughout the course, students can see and interact with the tutor and with each other. See course dates.

Find out more about Live Online

 

Why choose the British Safety Council?

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    Our tutors are environmental experts and excellent teachers

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    No 'death by PowerPoint' – learning is student-centred and interactive

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    Study skills and examination technique are embedded throughout

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    Pass rates are consistently above the national average

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    Support is available every step of the way.

What's in it for me?

The IEMA Foundation Certificate will give you the knowledge, skills and confidence to contribute to environmental and sustainability management in your organisation. It will also boost your career prospects.

Upon successful completion of the course and assessment, you automatically become an Associate member of the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA). You may then choose to progress to the IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management which leads to Practitioner status.

Qualification Overview

Upon completion of the qualification, learners will be able to:

  • Outline the implications of global trends for the environment, society, the economy and 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 ways in which to provide sustainable solutions
  • Deliver effective communication and record 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.

The 1-hour open-book multiple choice examination is undertaken online (at home or in the workplace) within 28 days of the end of the course.

How can I study?

We recognise that everyone is different, which is why we offer a choice of study routes.

You can attend a course at one of our training centres, complete the course online, live online or we can deliver the course in your workplace.

Online - instant access

If you want to start studying straight away, in your own time, wherever and whenever suits you, then online training is the answer. The structured online programme includes interactive exercises, videos, downloadable study text and practice assessments.

£425 + VAT + IEMA Membership Fee

To study the IEMA Foundation Course in Environmental Management you must be a member of IEMA. The cost of this is £118 for 12 months membership (no VAT). If you already have membership, you will still need to purchase another 12 months.

Once you have completed the purchase of your online course, you will receive an invoice via email for the cost of membership.

By purchasing this course, you also agree to purchase 12 months of IEMA membership.

After you have finished studying, contact us to book your exam. The cost for an exam is £35 + VAT.

Why online?

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    Structured and easy to follow programme

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    Study wherever and whenever suits you

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    Perfect for people with busy lives

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    Most cost-effective way to study for this qualification

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    Course includes comprehensive range of materials

1+ candidates

£425.00(exc. VAT)

 

Quantity

Live Online

Online

2021

September

Quantity
Price

Monday 13 September 2021

£1,000.50 (exc. VAT)

Quantity

Week: 13/9/2021 (5 day(s))

Exam: 1/10/2021 (28 day(s))

Please note: IEMA Membership fee is included in price.

November

Quantity
Price

Monday 8 November 2021

£1,000.50 (exc. VAT)

Quantity

Week: 8/11/2021 (5 day(s))

Exam: 1/12/2021 (28 day(s))

Please note: IEMA Membership fee is included in price.

Study remotely and learn ‘live’ with a tutor just as you would in a classroom. 

Students join via the web using a PC, laptop or tablet.  The course is run using Zoom, but students don’t need to download any software.  Throughout the course, students can see and interact with the tutor and with each other.

The 1-hour open-book multiple choice examination is undertaken online (at home or in the workplace) within 28 days of the end of the course.

 

Why study Live Online?

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    Expert teaching by an experienced tutor

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    Tutor support for individual learners

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    An opportunity to interact with and learn from other students

In your workplace

In your workplace training is currently delivered remotely with students joining using a PC, laptop or tablet. Request a call back to find out more. 

We can visit your workplace and deliver the course on dates of your choice. This is an effective way of training a group of people as it saves on travel costs and allows learners to keep in touch with work. 

The five-day course can be delivered in a single week or, if you prefer, on separate days over a longer period.

The multiple-choice examination is undertaken online (at home or in the workplace) within 28 days of the end of the course.

Why in your workplace?

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    Cost-effective option for a group of learners

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    Face-to-face courses have the highest pass rates

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    Expert teaching by an experienced tutor

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    Class discussions can be company-specific

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    Allows students to keep in touch with work

Request a call back

At a training centre

Training centre course dates are subject to change due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation. Live Online courses may be added to replace training centre courses if the face to face versions are not able to run.

Our well-equipped training centres allow you to get away from the distractions of the workplace and focus on your qualification. Courses are held throughout the year in London, Birmingham and Manchester.

The five-day course is delivered by a highly qualified and experienced tutor in an interactive and engaging manner which makes learning easier.

The multiple-choice examination is undertaken online (at home or in the workplace) within 28 days of the end of the course.

 

Why a training centre?

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    Face-to-face courses have the highest pass rates

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    Focused study away from workplace distractions

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    Expert teaching by an experienced tutor

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    Tutor support for individual learners

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    An opportunity to interact with and learn from other students