Overview of course
Foundation Certificate in Sustainability
Leading to Associate membership of IEMA, the professional body for sustainability professionals
There is no doubt that sustainability is becoming an increasingly significant and urgent issue for businesses and similar organisations. Individuals who understand it and are able to provide advice on how to improve organisational impacts are in short supply.
The IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management is the first step in developing your environmental and sustainability knowledge.
The course tutor is both a qualified accountant and an IEMA Fellow with recent commercial experience leading the sustainability agenda at a large
regional PLC with numerous award wins in environmental management.
The course will include a specific focus on the commercial imperatives and business case for sustainability
"Whether you're looking for quick and easy access to the information you need or you're looking to build a career in sustainability, IEMA's Associate membership is for you."
The desire to learn about sustainability
Completing this five day course will enable you to qualify as an Associate member of IEMA (the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment) and earn you the right to use the suffix AIEMA after your name.
It can be the first step into an exciting and diverse career with amazing opportunities.
Further course detail
You'll learn about
- The major sustainability issues facing humanity today
- An overview of the relevant policy and legislation
- How to collect and interpret environmental data
- How to work effectively with stakeholders across your organisation.
You will be assessed at the end of the course by an online multiple-choice exam.
Will I have to provide anything?
I'm interested. What should I do now?
We are in a position to access funding to support this training for Small and Medium Enterprises based in Suffolk and Norfolk with Employee numbers of less than 250 people. Please contact us for further details.
Days & times
Wednesday 09:00 - 16:30