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IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management in North America

Develop your Skills in Environmental Management

Astutis provide IEMA Certified Foundation and Associate Certificate trainingThe IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management is an internationally recognised qualification that will provide you with a basic understanding of environmental issues and the impacts of organisations on the environment. It is suitable for staff in companies in all sectors across North America.

Course Overview:

The IEMA Foundation course covers the global and local environmental issues and provides a practical approach to enable organisations to improve their environmental performance and reduce their impacts. The course is divided into 7 elements nd covers:

  • Element 1: Core Environmental Principles
  • Element 2: Sustainability and Mega-trends
  • Element 3: Policy and Legislation
  • Element 4: Environmental Management Systems
  • Element 5: Performance Evaluation
  • Element 6: Additional Management and Assessment Tools
  • Element 7: Communication and the Management of Change

Assessment and certification

The Foundation Certificate is a 5 day course which is assessed through a 1 hour online multiple choice test hosted by IEMA.  You should receive your results within 6 to 8 weeks of completing the online exam.

Who is the IEMA Foundation Certificate for?

The IEMA Foundation Certificate aims to raise the competence of those who have recently become involved in environmental management or for whom environmental management is a part of a wide range of responsibilities. It will develop your knowledge and skills further and improve your career opportunities.

What will I gain by achieving the IEMA Foundation Certificate?

Delegates who successfully complete the IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management will be eligible for 1 year's Affiliate Membership of the Institute of Environmental Management (IEMA).

Enhance your career opportunities in North America by adding the environment to your skillset with the IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management.

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“Bar none, this is the best presented course I have attended. The tutors' passion and knowledge of the subject is incredible. I was completely engaged throughout the course – excellent!”

Carl Courtney, Facilities Manager, Eurotherm Limited

FAQs

How long does it take to complete the IEMA Foundation Certificate qualification?

For classroom courses it takes 5 days including the exam.
 

How is the IEMA Foundation Certificate assessed?

The IEMA Foundation course has 30 questions that are multiple choice. You have 1 hour to complete the exam. In order to pass you must answer 21 questions correctly.

How can I study for my IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management?

Astutis currently offers the IEMA Foundation Certificate course as an in-company training option for groups of employees at your organisation. Save on the cost of training multiple delegates.

When will I receive my IEMA results and Certificate?

You should receive your result and IEMA Certificate approximately 8 weeks after the course.