NEBOSH Certificate In Environmental Management

Environmental standards are developing rapidly in the UK with more and more regulations covering issues such as waste management, energy efficiency and pollution control. Managing environmental issues is not only a legal necessity but can result in definite improvements and cost savings if implemented successfully.

More and more organisations are seeing the benefits and this course is designed to provide the theory and practical skills to assist the organisation in meeting these new and changing demands.

The course is highly interactive with many syndicate exercises and individual activities.

Course Information

What does the course cover?

The course consists of two units : EC1 Management and Control of Environmental Hazards and EC2 Environmental Practical Application

EC1 Management and Control of Environmental Hazards 

Element 1: Foundations in environmental management
Element 2: Environmental management systems
Element 3: Environmental impact assessments
Element 4: Control of emissions to air
Element 5: Control of contamination of water sources
Element 6: Control of waste and land use
Element 7: Sources and use of energy and energy efficiency
Element 8: Control of environmental noise
Element 9: Planning for and dealing with environmental emergencies

There are no pre entry requirements for this qualification.

Who is the course suitable for?

This course is designed for all those who have involvement in environmental issues within the organisation. This is an NVQ level three qualification covering 9 different areas of environmental practice.

This is a highly intensive qualification which covers a wide variety of environmental issues relevant to a majority of industries.

Many employers give responsibility for environmental management to the organisation’s safety advisor or manager. Holding the Nebosh Environmental Certificate will provide the holder with the confidence to undertake their role, as well as being an indicator of the competence both internally and externally to the organisation. Holders may apply for Technician Membership of the Charted Institution of Water and Environmental Management. This qualification is also recognised by the Institute Of Environmental Management and Assessment associate membership but you must apply within three years of achieving your qualification.

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An informative and interesting course, I have learned a lot and enjoyed the classroom activities. All trainers were great, helpful, enthusiastic, informative and friendly.


Richard was very informative amazing tutor for us to learn from, he was very inspiring!


Good and relevant information, Gary is an experienced and knowledgeable instructor.


An excellent course as always, I’m going to do the Environmental Diploma next


A brilliant course, Jackie is a great tutor able to gain attention and share her knowledge


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