This course will provide learners with a foundation of environmental and sustainability knowledge to build on. Covering a wide range of environmental, sustainability and governance principles, this course will give learners an understanding of the breadth of the sustainability agenda, and the management tools and skills that they will need when working within this area.
Who is it for?
Learners who are starting out in environmental management, and want a solid foundation of environment and sustainability knowledge to build on.
Those who would like to gain Associate membership of IEMA.
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.
There are no formal entry requirements for this course.
Gives learners a solid foundation in environment and sustainability with which to build their knowledge on.
Covers a wide range of environment and sustainability principles.
What is covered in the IEMA Foundation course?
It covers 7 key elements below:
Environmental and sustainability principles
Sustainability and mega-trends
Policy and legislation
Environmental management systems
Additional management and assessment tools
Communication and the management of change
How is the IEMA Foundation Certificate assessed?
The Foundation Certificate is a 5-day course which is assessed through a 1 hour online multiple-choice test hosted by IEMA. You will get your results immediately after the completion of the online exam. and you will receive your IEMA certificate 8 weeks after successfully completing the exam.
Once completed, a learner on this course will be able to:
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
Time and Date
Duration: Five days
Date: 21st till 25th of February 2021
Time: 09:00 – 17:00 PM
Cost: 1250.00 USD
Must be made 7 working days before the start of the course. Payment can be made in cash, by bank transfer or through exchange offices.
How do I register?
You can register by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with the following details:
Name of course:
For more information, please call 066 261 4455 or +964 (0)771 994 1876