IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management

Face-to-face Instructor Led Courses, Quality Assurance, IEMA

Course Information

This course is delivered through trainer presentations and practical case studies enabling attendees to undertake an examination leading to the IEMA Foundation Certificate. Designed to raise the professional competence of those who have only recently become involved in environmental management or for whom environmental management is an integral part of a wide range of responsibilities. By the end of the course delegates will be able to appreciate the background to environmental issues. Identify the legal framework in respect of water, air, waste and contaminated land. Identify the tools for assessing environmental performance. Understand how an environmental management system operates. Understand the principles required to obtain and maintain management and employee support for the environmental management process.

Who Should Attend

This course would benefit anyone who has environmental responsibilities in the workplace. This is likely to include health and safety professionals, general managers and anyone requiring a fundamental understanding of environmental issues.

Course Agenda

- Sustainable business thinking and environmental impacts
- Major environmental concerns such as global warming; water pollution and land contamination
- Environmental law and the role of the regulators
- Tools for assessment and interpretation of environmental performance; including environmental impact assessment; life cycle analysis and environmental auditing
- An introduction to the environmental management systems ISO 14001 and EMAS.


Available onsite or nationwide at any of over 50 centres, see below our open course availability. Alternatively, call 0844 335 8882.


The IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management course is accredited by the most recognised certificating body in the UK and supported by certification and credit card sized ID cards produced by XYZ Training Group - one of the UK's largest dedicated Quality Assurance training organisations.

Open Courses & Public Events

Open / Public IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management training courses taking place across the UK. Book and pay securely online and receive immediate confirmation, receipt and full joining instructions by return. No payment or credit card fees. Lowest price guaranteed

More Information

The course is assessed by the completion of a short written exam and a workplace based environmental assessment.

Course Availability

In addition to a comprehensive open course schedule, IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management training is also available on client premises or at one of our training venues as a private course - provided minimum delegate numbers are achieved. Whatever your requirement, complete the form below in order to receive our quotation for your training.

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IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management
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Course Information

  • Course Duration 3 days
  • Max Class Size 12

  • All prices exclude VAT. Discounts available for larger groups & for corporate clients.
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