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DateOctober 25 2017
TitleNEBOSH Environmental Management Certificate
Time09:00 - 16:30
Duration7 Days


Duration: 5 Days + 1 Exam Day

The NEBOSH National Certificate in Environmental Management has been designed to provide an introduction to the fundamentals of Environmental Management and will provide candidates from all sectors of industry with a good solid understanding of Environmental Management principles.

Who is the Course For?

Managers, supervisors and employees, who have responsibility for managing environment issues as part of their day to day duties.

Course Benefits

 Environmental management systems and impact assessments 

• Sources and use of energy and energy efficiency 

• Control of pollution

• Planning for and dealing with environmental emergencies

What Will The Course Cover?

The NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management consists of two units; each separately assessed:

Unit EC1: Management and control of: 

• Environmental hazards

• Foundations in environmental management

• Environmental management systems

• Environmental impact assessments

• Control of emissions to air

• Control of contamination of water sources

• Control of waste and land use

• Sources and use of energy and energy efficiency

• Control of environmental noise

• Planning for and dealing with environmental emergencies

• Assessed by a 2 hour written exam


Unit EC2: Environmental Practical Application:

• Assessed by a 2 hour practical assessment, undertaken in your workplace


Pre-Course Preparation and Assessment

No previous environmental knowledge is required although it should be noted that the assessment includes a requirement to write a short report.

Unit EC1 is a taught unit assessed by a two-hour written examination. The examination consists of ten ‘short-answer’ questions and one ‘long-answer’ question. All questions are compulsory. Candidate scripts are marked by external examiners appointed by NEBOSH.

Unit EC2 requires the candidate to carry out an environmental review of a workplace or organisation and produce a justified action plan to improve performance. This practical application must be completed and returned to the course provider by a date determined by them and normally within 10 working day of the exam.


In-House Training Options

If you are representing a business the Assertiveness can be run exclusively and tailored to suit your company's specific learning requirements and organisational needs.

For further information please call 01656 644300 to speak to our Business Development team or contact us via email at

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