This standalone qualification is aimed at managers, supervisors and staff from all types of organisations who need a broad understanding of environmental management issues. It is suitable for:

• Managers, supervisors and employees who have a responsibility for managing environmental issues
• Those looking to start a career in environmental management

The NEBOSH Environmental Certificate is widely respected by employers worldwide; holders are eligible to apply for Technician Membership of CIWEM (TechCIWEM)

What you will study
Unit NEC1: Management and Control of Environmental Hazards

• Foundations in Environmental Management
• Environmental Management Systems
• Environmental Impact Assessments
• Control of Emissions to Air
• Control of Contamination of Water Sources
• Control of Waste and Land Use
• Sources of Use of Energy and Energy Efficiency
• Control of Environmental Noise
• Planning for and Dealing with Environmental Emergencies

Unit NEC2: Practical Application

• The completion of an environmental review of a workplace and report to management

Recommended hours of study: 70 hours

The assessment consists of a 2-hr examination for NEC1 and a practical assessment for NEC2.

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