This globally recognised certificate will give you valuable insight into global environmental issues and the challenges they place on modern businesses. You'll develop the essential management skills to help your business and community become more sustainable.
You'll also get access to exclusive resources, networking opportunities and career guidance with Associate membership of IEMA (AIEMA).
|IEMA Foundation Certificate Course Facts|
|Learning Methods||Virtual learning or Online learning|
Virtual: 5 days
Online: IEMA reccommend a minumum of 40 hours
|Elements||7 elements with 13 learning outcomes|
|Exam||1 multiple-choice online exam|
|Entry requirements||No formal entry requirements|
IEMA (Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment) is the largest professional body for environmental and sustainability practitioners with over 15,000 members worldwide.
The IEMA Foundation Certificate is an entry-level qualification in environmental and sustainability management. It develops the fundamental skills and knowledge to help improve sustainabilty performance and kick-start a career in the industry.
The course focuses on the effect of global environmental trends on society, the economy and organisations, as well as a range of environmental, sustainability and governance principles and their relationship with businesses.
The course also looks at the tools and techniques used to manage and improve sustainability performance, which will introduce you to the practical skills needed when working within the industry.
The IEMA Foundation Certificate is for anyone looking to make an impact in an environment or sustainability role. It focuses on environmental management so it's perfect if you're responsible for:
Whether you're new to an environmental or sustainability role and want a quick way of learning the ropes. Or you’re looking to develop a career in environmental sustainability, the IEMA Foundation Certificate is the perfect place to start.
By taking the IEMA Foundation Certificate you'll be able to:
The IEMA Foundation Certificate gives you an understanding of the entire sustainability agenda and how business activities contribute to it on a wider scale. It's divided into 7 elements and covers:
Read the full IEMA Foundation Certificate syllabus here.
Astutis offer the IEMA Foundation Certificate in the following learning methods:
The IEMA Foundation Certificate is assessed by a 1-hour, multiple-choice online exam. There are 30 questions, each with 4 possible answers. You need to answer 21 questions (70%) to pass.
You'll be given your results online straight after completing your exam. Provided you've passed, you'll receive your IEMA-approved certificate in the post within 12 weeks.
Yes! IEMA is an international professional membership organisation. Employers all around the world are calling out for qualified environmental and sustainability professionals. The IEMA Foundation Certificate will help you get your foot in the company door.
What's more, you don't have to travel to take the course. Our online or virtual learning courses allow you to study from the comfort of your own home or workplace - meaning you can get IEMA certified no matter where you are in the world.
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