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NEBOSH certificate in environmental management

Here at Health & Safety North East we have a number of comprehensive health and safety courses, delivered by quality instructors, with the aim of keeping workplaces safe and furthering careers.

The NEBOSH National Certificate in Environmental Management is an examined core qualification designed to provide a sound foundation in environmental management knowledge.

It is aimed at managers, supervisors and employees based in the UK, who have a responsibility to managing environment issues job title, and work in an industry with environmental impacts.Those working in a health and safety capacity that require an additional environment-specific knowledge, may also benefit from the course.

No previous environmental knowledge is required for this course, although it should be noted that the assessment includes a requirement to write a short report.

Course Content:

The NEBOSH National Certificate in Environmental Management, focuses on UK environmental laws and International management systems, as well as, covering the practical issues of managing environmental risk. The syllabus takes a risk management approach, based on best practice and international industry standards.

Unit NEC1: 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
Element 6. Control of Waste and Land Use
Element 7. Use of Energy and Energy Efficiency
Element 8. Control of Environmental Noise
Element 9. Planning For and Dealing with Environmental Emergencies

Unit NEC2: Environmental Practical Application

The course is presented as 1 x 1 week block.

  • Unit NEC1 is a taught unit assessed by a two-hour written examination.
  • Unit NEC2 requires the candidate to carry out an environmental review of a workplace or organisation, and produce a justified action plan to improve performance. This practical application usually must be completed and returned within 14 days of the written examination.

Open Course Locations and Prices:

The course is held regularly in Carlisle, Edinburgh, Leeds and Warrington. Cost - £945.00 + Vat = £1134.00 [per delegate], which includes the course book, additional notes, NEBOSH fees, coffees, biscuits and lunches. The NEBOSH National Certificate in Environmental Management provides a sound basis for progression on to the NEBOSH National Diploma in Environmental management. The course meets the requirements for Technician Membership (TechCIWEM) of The Chartered Institution of Water & Environmental Management (CIWEM). If you have any further questions, feel free to contact us anytime, and a member of the Health and Safety North East Team will get back to you as soon as possible.
Tel: (0191) 2267370
Email: training@healthandsafetynortheast.co.uk

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