Environmental issues have become part and parcel of running, managing or supervising within any business or organisation. Environmental management in the workplace to help reduce the impact on the environment, reduce waste and pollution and can also be used to help reduce costs and run a more organised company. There are many courses available that will help to improve the management of environmental issues within your organisation. A great place to start is the NEBOSH Environmental Certificate. NEBOSH have created an excellent course designed to build a strong foundation of knowledge and skills for managers, supervisors and any employees who have environmental duties in their role within your organisation. The course materials and qualification are focused upon the laws and management systems to provide a recognised qualification which can be transferred and built upon.

Accredited Qualification for All Successful Candidates

When workers successfully pass the course they are awarded with the accredited qualification. It has been credited by the SQA and provides a level 6 SCQF and 9 credit points. That is the equivalent of an NQF at level 3 in the UK.

During the course candidates are taken through the practicalities and methods used to successfully manage environmental risks. There are best practices to learn such as what the sources of energy are and how to use them efficiently, controlling pollution, planning for emergencies and impact assessments. The materials are delivered in two units and candidates will need to show understanding on the material they learn.

Assessment Methods

After the course has been taught candidates will be given a two hour exam which covers the skills and knowledge from unit one. The exam consists of ten questions and one long question and all of the questions must be answered. Unit two assessments require the candidates to perform a review of an organisation. The aim is to create an action plan in order to improve the environmental performance of the workplace. The review has to be handed in by the set date in order to be accepted and marked.

Book your place on the next suitable NEBOSH Environmental Certificate course, contact the team on 0844 576 6750 today.