Environmental management and sustainability training

Our extensive range of training courses, led by a team of experts, can help you build skills to effectively manage environmental impacts at your organisation. Read our blog for more more training ideas.

The courses included in this section will help you with all aspects of environmental management and stability, from learning about environmental management systems to certifications in environmental awareness.

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Explore the 3 most popular Environmental Management and Sustainability courses being booked now: 

Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management (AIEMA)

Certificate in Environmental Management (PIEMA)

IEMA diploma in sustainable business practice

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Certificate in Environmental Management (PIEMA)

Duration
15 days
Members
£2550 +VAT
Non Members
£2995 +VAT

This course is designed for experienced environmental professionals, working at an operational level and looking to progress their career as an environmental practitioner. By completing the course you will gain detailed environmental and sustainability knowledge and be able to apply environmental management/assessment tools and skills that are needed to be an effective environment/sustainability practitioner.

The course covers all the areas of knowledge you need to become an IEMA Practitioner (PIEMA).

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Dates & Locations

Module 1: 18 - 22 March 2019
Module 2: 20 - 24 May 2019
Module 3: 9 - 13 September 2019
EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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25 March 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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17 - 21 June 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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Module 1: 8 - 12 July 2019
Module 2: 23 - 27 September 2019
Module 3: 2 - 6 December 2019
EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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2 - 6 September 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management (AIEMA)

Duration
5 days
Members
£960 +VAT
Non Members
£1105 +VAT

This course is designed for those new to the environmental management profession, it’s the first step on the professional development track for environmental managers and demonstrates a solid foundation of knowledge in environmental management. The course covers all the areas of knowledge you need to become an Associate Member of IEMA (AIEMA) under the new membership structure.

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Dates & Locations

8-12 October 2018 EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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22 - 26 October 2018 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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5 - 9 November 2018 Woodside Kenilworth - residential training and conference centre
Kenilworth
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19 - 23 November 2018 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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28 January - 1 February 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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11 - 15 February 2019 EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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18 - 22 February 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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8 - 12 April 2019 EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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13 - 17 May 2019 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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10 - 14 June 2019 EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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8 - 12 July 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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5 - 9 August 2019 EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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9 September 2019 Holiday Inn Reading South
Reading
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7 - 11 October 2019 EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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21 - 25 October 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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11 November 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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9 - 13 December 2019 EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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IEMA diploma in sustainable business practice

Duration
15 days
Members
£3150 +VAT
Non Members
£3595 +VAT

The diploma will benefit managers, advisers, consultants and others with a specialist environmental or sustainability role, who wish to build their strategic knowledge and skills. It addresses a wide range of environmental and sustainability issues, including technological options for control, effective strategies and change management.

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Dates & Locations

Module 1: 15-19 October 2018
Module 2: 14-18 January 2019
Module 3: 29 April – 3 May 2019
EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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Module 1: 7 - 12 January 2019
Module 2: 18 - 22 March 2019
Module 3: 1 - 5 July 2019
EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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Module 1: 20 - 24 May 2019
Module 2: 12 - 16 August 2019
Module 3: 4 - 8 November 2019
EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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Module 1: 14 - 18 October 2019
Module 2: TBD
Module 3: TBD
EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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IEMA environmental awareness

Duration
1 day
Members
£205 +VAT
Non Members
£240 +VAT

This one-day fully interactive IEMA awareness course will benefit anybody with an interest in improving their organisation's environmental management, including those wishing to start their environmental career. It will show delegates why the environment matters to their organisation and provide an introduction to environmental legislation and how environmental management systems can meet customer requirements.

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Dates & Locations

19 March 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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18 June 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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20 August 2019 EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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30 September 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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IEMA Environmental Sustainability Skills For Managers

Duration
2 days
Members
£520 +VAT
Non Members
£590 +VAT

Designed for non – Environmental specialists at a managerial / supervisory level, this 2 day course supports managers and supervisors in understanding the strategic and operational implications environmental sustainability has on them, their team and department, enabling them to contribute to the improved environmental sustainability of their organisation.

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Dates & Locations

30-31 October 2018 EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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4-5 December 2018 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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22 - 23 January 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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16 - 17 April 2019 EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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11 -12 September 2019 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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22 - 23 October 2019 EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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2 - 3 December 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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IEMA International Associate Certificate in Environmental Management

Duration
10 days

This course is aimed at those who require a good understanding of how environmental issues should be managed in the workplace. It is a practical course which will assist organisations in implementing an environmental management system such as ISO 14001. It will be of benefit to managers, team leaders and others who have responsibility for environmental management. It will also benefit health and safety practitioners who have been given responsibility for advising on environmental aspects. It is a good starting point for those wishing to pursue a career in environmental management.

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There are no upcoming dates for this course. If you would like to be informed when the next dates are added or are interested in having this course run at one of your offices or sites, please get in touch.

IEMA International Diploma in Sustainable Business Practice

Duration
15 days

This course is aimed at environmental practitioners and others who are pursuing a career in environmental management or who have responsibility for implementing a sustainability agenda. It builds on the material covered in the IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management course and is particularly beneficial to the business environment where sustainability is becoming a key issue. Successful completion will significantly increase career prospects. It helps prepare delegates for full membership of IEMA eventually leading to Chartered status (CEnv).

EEF are the first training provider licensed to provide this course anywhere in the world.

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IEMA International Foundation Course in Environmental Management

Duration
3 days

This entry level course provides a basic foundation in environmental management for anyone who has a responsibility for managing environment affairs at work. It covers the basics and how the environment can be harmed through to International Standards and environmental management systems.

IEMA's membership structure is changing. Those who study the existing IEMA Associate Certificate course this year will be transferred automatically to the new higher level of IEMA Practitioner membership without extra cost and study time required. Book on today.

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There are no upcoming dates for this course. If you would like to be informed when the next dates are added or are interested in having this course run at one of your offices or sites, please get in touch.

IEMA Lead Environmental Auditor course

Duration
5 days
Members
£1250 +VAT
Non Members
£1350 +VAT

This intensive five-day advanced auditor’s course is designed for those people wishing to develop their environmental auditing skills to a professional level either to improve company auditing processes or to audit systems in a third party capacity. This course is registered with the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) and satisfies the training requirements satisfies the formal training requirements for those wishing to register with the IEMA Auditor Registration Scheme or with the IRCA auditing scheme.

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Dates & Locations

22-26 October 2018 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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IEMA leading with environmental sustainability

Duration
half a day
Members
£315 +VAT
Non Members
£355 +VAT

This half-day course enables senior executives to understand the business case for environmental sustainability and to question whether the organisation’s current strategy is fit for purpose. It is the perfect platform from which to start the transition to the new ISO14001:2015 standard, which plays a much greater role in business strategy.

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