NEBOSH Environmental Management Qualification

This NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management qualification is designed for any supervisors, managers and employees who are in charge of managing environmental issues within their workplace. The content of the course will include a number of references, both international and from the UK and EU. The information in this course will be beneficial for companies within a wide range of industry sectors. Any line managers who are looking to improve their understanding of the concepts and principles of managing environmental risk should look to sign up for this course. 

Course Duration and Study Method

This NEBOSH Environmental Certificate course can be studied via distance learning and you will be provided with all of the course materials, which have been developed by one of the UK’s leading health and safety training providers. This will include advice for studying and taking the exams, as well as support from a tutor. You will be able to contact your tutor at any time via telephone or email and you will also have access to a Facebook group for distance learning students, so that you can discuss the course with other students. 

You will be able to study the course independently on your own time, with total flexibility in regards to your hours. 

It is recommended that you spend at least 60 hours studying the EC1 program and 10 hours on the EC2 programme in order to cover all of the materials. 

Unit EC1: Management & Control of Environmental Hazards

  • Foundations in environmental management
  • Environmental management systems
  • Environmental impact assessments
  • Controls of emissions to air
  • Control of contamination of water resources
  • 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
  • Environmental Practical Application

Unit EC2: Environmental Practical Application

The practical assessment is carried out in the candidates own workplace. The practical must be completed within 14 days of sitting the examination for the EC1 unit.