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IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management

IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management covers a wide range of environmental, sustainability and governance principles for anyone new to environment or sustainability,

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Course overview

Our IEMA courses promote awareness of the environment and sustainability within the workplace and help support and equip individuals and organisations with the resources and tools to meet real-world needs. 

IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management is aimed at anybody new to environment or sustainability, covering a wide range of environmental, sustainability and governance principles. 

The five-day IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management course is a sought-after accreditation and supports continued professional development.

Study Phoenix’s IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management course through in-house learning.



Who is the IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management course suitable for?

This course is suitable for anybody new to environment or sustainability wishing to gain a basic understanding of sustainability that you might apply in your role.


Learning outcomes

Learning outcomes of IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management 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


Duration

How long does the IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management take?

The duration of the Certificate in Environmental Management course is a five-day course through:


Next steps

The IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management is an excellent precursor to further professional development, including the IEMA Environmental Sustainability for Workers course or the IEMA Environmental Sustainability for Managers course.


Assessments

IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management is assessed in 2 parts: There are  and 

  • Three knowledge-based assignments.
  • One practical assessment. 

An IEMA Environmental Management certificate will be awarded upon successful completion of both parts of the assessment. 


Why choose a IOSH course with Phoenix?

  • Accredited Partner

    Phoenix Health and Safety is an IOSH Approved Partner. This means our IOSH course materials, tutors, and learning environments are all quality-assured and stamped with excellence.

  • Expertise

    We are one of the UK's leading providers of training in health and safety. 

    Our tutors and mentors are widely respected for their expertise, experience and ability to provide an enjoyable learning experience. 

  • Student support

    We go the extra mile to make sure our course attendees receive the best possible support, through study guides and student groups.

    Many candidates find our Facebook community group particularly helpful while they are studying, as it enables them to compare notes with fellow students and ask questions.

  • The Phoenix Pass Pledge

    Every Phoenix IOSH course entitles you to continue studying free of charge if you fail to meet the required standard in examinations. However, this is rarely necessary. Our pass rate for IOSH courses is above industry average.