NEBOSH Environmental Management Certificate

Environmental standards for businesses and organisations develop rapidly in the UK. With more and more industry regulations focusing on the environment, the NEBOSH Environmental Management Certificate covers the key issues from waste management, to energy efficiency, and pollution control.

The NEBOSH Environmental Management Certificate is an NVQ level three qualification, internationally recognised and considered essential to ensure ecological-friendly methods for production in the business sector.

Why Cambridge Safety?  We are a small team who genuinely care about every student and their success. We work closely with students before, during and after the course to ensure they’re getting the most out of their training. With access to materials specifically designed by us and tutors who are not only highly qualified but also engaging, you can be rest assured that Cambridge Safety is a fantastic place to study.  At Cambridge Safety, whichever study method you chose, our training is interactive, highly informative and proven successful with an 83% pass rate for 2023 (well above national average).

Course Information

What does the course cover?

The course consists of two units : EMC1 Management and Control of Environmental Hazards and EMC2 Environmental Practical Application

EMC1 Management and Control of Environmental Hazards 

Element 1: Foundations in environmental management
Element 2: Environmental management systems
Element 3: Assessing environmental aspects and impacts

Element 4: Planning for and dealing with environmental emergencies
Element 5: Control of emissions to air

Element 6: Control of environmental noise
Element 7: Control of contamination of water sources
Element 8: Control of waste and land use
Element 9: Sources and use of energy and energy efficiency

Who is the course suitable for?

This is an intensive course designed to suit most industries and targeted at individuals who are responsible for environmental management within an organisation or business, such as health and safety advisors, facilities managers and those responsible for environmental issues within the business.

The NEBOSH Environmental Management Certificate is a sign of professional competency which could make you more employable. It’s also a beneficial accolade for any organisation and gives your business the tools to make positive change.
By choosing to study with us you will receive the highest quality training and a positive learning experience.

Want to know more?  Watch our Take 5 video about the course:

Study Your Way

Want to visit our dedicated training facility? Or perhaps you’d feel more comfortable studying remotely? The choice is yours at Cambridge Safety, with three different study options available to suit you.


  • Next Course Starts 24th April 2024
  • Full Course Price £1128 + vat
  • Day Release
  • 7 days including 2 days for assessments
  • Based in Peterborough

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  • Start anytime
  • Study at your own pace
  • 1 year tutor support and website access
  • Access to extensive video and podcasts
  • Full package from £952 inc exams and vat

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Distance Learning

  • Start anytime
  • Study at your own pace with a set of hard copy study materials
  • 1 year tutor support
  • Access to extensive video and podcasts
  • Full package £862 inc exams and vat

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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

NEBOSH Environmental Management Certificate Online

We also offer NEBOSH E-learning Courses and Distance Learning study options for those who cannot attend classroom courses.

The NEBOSH Online course offers a flexible approach to learning with a range of interactive elements and resources. You can study at your own pace using our bespoke e-Learning website. We have developed a range of video presentations accessed via YouTube, which delegates have found particularly useful, especially for anyone with a learning disability or where English is not their first language. Feedback and support is given through email or phone call, and you will receive your log-ins and information pack via email once you have paid for your course.

E-learning is the perfect solution for those who prefer to study in their own time and in the comfort of their home or office.

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We’re NEBOSH gold partners

As NEBOSH Gold Learning Partners, we uphold exceptional training standards across all our courses.

As a small training provider, our expert team is able to deliver engaging content, friendly support, and consistent results, with above average pass rates for our delegates. Our students leave us with the tools and confidence they need to apply environmental management to the workplace. Want more than a certificate? Why not get your NEBOSH Environmental Diploma with Cambridge Safety.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Take a look at our frequently asked questions below for more information or head to our FAQ page for a more help. Still have questions? Get in touch with our team.

What happens if I fail the NEBOSH assessment?

Not to worry, you’ll be able to retake it soon after you get your results. We’ll be on hand to provide the support you need to pass the second time around.

How will I receive my NEBOSH certificate?

If you pass your exam, you will receive your certificate in the post via recorded delivery. You’ll get one certificate covering both units, demonstrating that you’ve passed the full course. Typically, these are sent out to us within 20 working days of you receiving your results. We will then post the certificate out to you.

When and how will I receive my results?

Typically, it takes up to 50 days for you to receive your results. NEBOSH will mark your exam paper and send your results to you via email.

Can I study this course if I have no other Environmental Management qualifications?

Yes, absolutely. You don’t need to know anything about environmental management before you begin – our expert instructors will tell you all you need to know.

What educational level is the NEBOSH Environmental Certificate?

This course is an NVQ level three qualification, which is equivalent to two A-levels. It contains two units.

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