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

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


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


There are no entry requirements for this qualification. The standard of English required by students studying for the NEBOSH International Certificate must be such that they can both understand and articulate the concepts contained in the syllabus. Reasonable adjustments (for exam) can be made for students with average proficiency in English or students who do not speak English as their first language.


5 days plus exam


*Please check our 2016 classroom courses calendar for available training locations, course and exam dates.


*Please contact us for current prices as well as special discounts for individuals, corporate clients and students. Earlybird prices also available! 


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

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