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NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management

Become qualified in environmental management

NEBOSH Accredited Centre 807 logoDo you have responsibility for environmental management as part of your health and safety job role?

The NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management is an internationally recognised qualification that will provide you with a broad understanding of key environmental management systems and impact assessments.

NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management Course Key Facts
Learning Method In-company. Online and Distance Learning coming in 2018.
Units 2 units: EC1; EC2
Assessments 1 x 2 hour externally moderated exam; practical assessment
Duration 5 days

Course Overview

The Certificate in Environmental Management course is a globally recognised qualification suited to those embarking on a career in Environmental Management, or those wishing to attain the foundation learning for the Environmental Diploma course and offers a pathway to Technician Membership of the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM).

The course covers the practical issues related to managing environmental risk. The syllabus takes a risk management approach based on the best practice and international industry standards and covers:

  • Environmental Management Systems and Impact Assessments
  • Sources and use of energy and energy efficiency
  • Control of pollution
  • Planning for and dealing with environmental emergencies

The NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management consists of two separate units, each with their own assessment:

  • EC1 - Management and control of environmental hazards
  • EC2 - Environmental practical application

Who is the NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management for?

The NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management offers proof of a succesfful candidate's environmental credentials, anywhere in the world. The course is suited to:

  • Managers
  • Supervisors
  • Employee representatives
  • Newly appointed environmental advisors
  • Those with the responsibility for managing environment issues as part of their job role

No previous environmental management knowledge is required to undertake this course. Candidates should be prepeared to write a short report in English as part of their assessment.

If you have environmental responsibilities at work or work for an international organisation, get in touch to see how this globally recognised qualification could help advance your career or compliment your existing qualifications in the Middle East.

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In-company Training

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Online learning

Available as an online learning option in 2018.
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Distance Learning Course

Distance learning option will be available in 2018
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“Environmental management is a global issue and it is important that our qualifications are suitable for a worldwide audience."
NEBOSH Chief Executive, Teresa Budworth.