Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management

Location Erbil

Fee 1100


Sunday, 25 April 2021


Thursday, 29 April 2021

Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management

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?

  1. 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.

  2. 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.


Entry Requirements:

  • There are no formal entry requirements for this course.


Key Features:

  • 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

  • Performance evaluation

  • 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.


Learning Outcomes

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


  1. Duration: Five days

  2. Time: 09:00 – 17:00 PM



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 training@mselect.iq with the following details:

  • Full Name:

  • City/Town:

  • Email Address:

  • Phone number:

  • Name of course:

For more information, please call 066 261 4455 or +964 (0)771 994 1876