IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management

This 15-day course provides existing environmental and sustainability managers with a deep knowledge of environmental and sustainability issues and how they can drive organisational change.

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Course Facts

Duration: 15 Day/s
Assessment: Three assignments and one assessment of competence
Entry Requirements: A foundation level of environmental knowledge
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Course Overview

The IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management provides the perfect professional development qualification for those working in organisations at an operational level and pursuing a career path in environment and sustainability.

This 15-day course has been developed to provide learners with a deep understanding of environmental and sustainability issues as well as being able to apply environmental management, assessment tools and skills that are needed to drive organisational change towards sustainability and be an effective IEMA environment or sustainability practitioner.

Upon completing this course, you can gain IEMA practitioner status (PIEMA), where you’ll get exclusive access to webinars, networks, mentors and more.

What Could IEMA Training Do For Your Business?

Invacare’s Health Safety Environment Officer, Ian Price, recently took an IEMA course with us. Here, he describes the benefits he has been able to deliver to his organisation:

Who is this Course For?

This course is for people already working in an environmental management or sustainability role. After completing the course, you’ll walk away with a detailed knowledge of environmental principles, sustainability, management tools and other skills to deliver positive change.

Make an enquiry and one of our dedicated Learning Advisors will contact you to listen to your needs and help you find the right solutions.

IEMA Certificate Course Syllabus

In addition to improving your knowledge, this course will allow you to apply the environmental management and assessment tools needed to be an effective practitioner.

You’ll also learn how to continuously improve environmental performance and management practice.

The course will normally be delivered across 3 taught modules and a 4th module consisting of a submitted Assessment of Competence.

The modules are:

  • Module 1: Fundamentals of Sustainability, Business and Governance
  • Module 2: Environmental Principles, Policy and Legislation
  • Module 3: Environmental Management/Assessment Tools and Skills
  • Module 4: Assessment of Competence

After successfully completing the module 1-3 assignments, IEMA will contact you with details on applying for Practitioner membership. Find out more on how to get PIEMA membership.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this 15-day course, learners will be able to:

  1. Describe the implications of global trends for the environment, society, the economy, and organisations
  2. Understand the role of an Environmental/Sustainability practitioner in overcoming these global challenges
  3. Define sustainable business/governance models, their underlying principles and their relationship with organisations, products and services
  4. Understand environmental principles and their relationship with organisations, products and services
  5. Explain major policy and legislation and their implications for organisations, products and services
  6. Describe major and relevant tools, techniques, systems and practices, their application and how they can be used to develop sustainable products and services and improve sustainability performance
  7. Explain the role of innovation and other leading practices in developing sustainable products and services and providing sustainable solutions
  8. Collect and critically analyse data and report information that informs decision-making
  9. Identify problems and assess opportunities that deliver innovative and sustainable products and services
  10. Determine, implement and measure methods of effective communication
  11. Identify and engage in two-way communication with stakeholders
  12. Apply or implement tools, techniques, systems and practices that identify opportunities and risks
  13. Deliver projects and programmes that achieve performance improvement
  14. Implement change and transformation

IEMA Certificate Learning Outcomes

On completion of this 15-day course, learners will be able to:

  1. Describe the implications of global trends for the environment, for society, for the economy and for organisations and the role of an Environment/Sustainability practitioner in overcoming these challenges.
  2. Define sustainable business/governance models, their underlying principles and their relationship with organisations, products and services
  3. Understand environmental principles and their relationship with organisations, products and services
  4. Explain major policy and legislation and their implications for organisations, products and services
  5. Describe major and relevant tools, techniques, systems and practices, their application and how they can be used to develop sustainable products and services and improve sustainability performance
  6. Explain the role of innovation and other leading practices in developing sustainable products and services and providing sustainable solutions
  7. Collect and critically analyse data, and report information that informs decision-making
  8. Identify problems and assess opportunities that deliver innovative and sustainable products and services
  9. Determine, implement and measure methods of effective communication
  10. Identify and engage in two-way communication with stakeholders
  11. Apply or implement tools, techniques, systems and practices that identify opportunities and risks
  12. Deliver projects and programmes that achieve performance improvement
  13. Implement change and transformation

How is this Course Assessed?

There are three knowledge-based assignments that are aligned to the three modules on the course, demonstrating that you know how to practically apply the knowledge you have learned throughout the course.

Once you’ve passed the assignments, you’ll need to complete an ‘Assessment of Competence’ where you’ll be asked to provide examples of how you’ve applied your learning within the workplace.

What are the Next Steps After This Course?

You’ll receive a certificate of recognition at the end of your course along with details of how to join IEMA as a Practitioner Member, allowing you to use the PIEMA professional suffix.

This gives you access to the benefits that come with being a member of the professional body for environmental practitioners, such as webinars, events, mentors, networks and much more. 

Why Choose TSW Training for your Courses?

  • TSW Training is one of only 80 approved IEMA training providers in the world
  • Our IEMA Trainers are all experts in their field, all selected for their real-world experience
  • Full 24/7 support throughout your study
  • Virtual, classroom and online/E-learning options to suit
  • Available in-house, delivered for your organisation whenever and wherever you need it
  • Independently reviewed 4.8/5 on Coursecheck

Read our latest course reviews

A really though provoking and engaging course delivered by James Wyse. The use of current affairs have really enhanced the learning experience, and allowed me to apply some of the theory to real life scenarios. I have thoroughly enjoyed the topical discussions around morals, ethics and business decisions. Looking forward to week 2.
Kayleigh B May 24, 2024
Excellent delivery from James, good engagement with the group and always willing to answer questions and provide personal experience relating to different environmental issues.
Jonathan H May 24, 2024
Dipvandana was a fantastic trainer with depth of knowledge in all aspects and areas of the course content and was very helpful throughout.
Gerwyn M March 27, 2024
The iema user manual jumed around and needs updating so easier to follow
Hannah J March 23, 2024

Frequently Asked Questions

For an individual to attend the IEMA certificate in environmental management course on our public course programme costs £2995 +VAT

For organisations, to run the course exclusively in-house, prices vary depending on numbers.

The qualification after the course will be the IEMA Certification in Environment Management, measured on a benchmarking scale to Level 5 RQF, the same as the HND and foundation degrees.

Public Course Booking Options

This course is available on our open programme, with a calendar of virtual and classroom events. You can book a place for yourself, for an employee or for a group of staff.

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In-House Delivery Exclusively For Your Organisation

This course can be delivered exclusively for your organisation, in any location or virtually through Microsoft Teams or Zoom. Read more on our in-house training services.

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16 Jul 2024
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IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management
Duration: 15 sessions
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17th Jul 2024
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29th Jul 2024
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30th Jul 2024
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31st Jul 2024
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11th Sep 2024
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12th Sep 2024
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18th Sep 2024
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19th Sep 2024
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20th Sep 2024
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5th Nov 2024
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6th Nov 2024
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11th Nov 2024
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12th Nov 2024
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13th Nov 2024
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22 Jul 2024
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22nd Jul 2024
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23rd Jul 2024
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24th Jul 2024
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25th Jul 2024
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26th Jul 2024
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12th Aug 2024
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13th Aug 2024
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14th Aug 2024
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15th Aug 2024
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16th Aug 2024
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2nd Sep 2024
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3rd Sep 2024
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4th Sep 2024
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5th Sep 2024
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6th Sep 2024
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16 Sep 2024
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IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management
Duration: 15 sessions
£2995
+ VAT per person
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Course Schedule
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Day 1:
16th Sep 2024
09:00 am
16:30 pm
Day 2:
17th Sep 2024
09:00 am
16:30 pm
Day 3:
18th Sep 2024
09:00 am
16:30 pm
Day 4:
19th Sep 2024
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16:30 pm
Day 5:
20th Sep 2024
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14th Oct 2024
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15th Oct 2024
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16th Oct 2024
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17th Oct 2024
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18th Oct 2024
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11th Nov 2024
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12th Nov 2024
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13th Nov 2024
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14th Nov 2024
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15th Nov 2024
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28 Oct 2024
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IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management
Duration: 15 sessions
£2995
+ VAT per person
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Day 1:
28th Oct 2024
09:00 am
16:30 pm
Day 2:
29th Oct 2024
09:00 am
16:30 pm
Day 3:
30th Oct 2024
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16:30 pm
Day 4:
31st Oct 2024
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1st Nov 2024
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18th Nov 2024
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19th Nov 2024
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20th Nov 2024
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21st Nov 2024
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22nd Nov 2024
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9th Dec 2024
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10th Dec 2024
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11th Dec 2024
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12th Dec 2024
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13th Dec 2024
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