IEMA: Environmental Sustainability Skills for the Workplace

The Environmental Sustainability Skills for the Workplace suite will provide your staff with a basic knowledge of the agenda, working practices and skills to drive change in their area of business.  They don’t need to be an IEMA Member to take advantage of these courses.

The suite is made up of two courses; Environmental Sustainability Skills for the Workforce is for staff in any job role or sector.  The aim of this course is to provide colleagues with a practical introduction to environmental sustainability so they are equipped to make positive change within their organisation.

The second course; Environmental Sustainability Skills for Managers is for supervisors and managers in any sector.  This course is designed to support supervisors and managers to understand strategic and operational implications that environmental sustainability has on them, their team and their department, enabling them to contribute to improving environmental sustainability for their organisation.

Key Features:

• No prior environmental knowledge required
• Practical activities and workshops throughout
• Can be tailored to suit individual company needs
• Helps ensure all staff have an understanding of environmental sustainability in order to make a positive contribution to their organisation

Upcoming Course Dates:

27th and 28th November 2018

18th and 19th December 2018

22nd and 23rd January 2019

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Environmental Skills for the Workforce

This introductory course helps your team get to grips with the basics, giving a fundamental awareness of environment and sustainability issues.

This course is perfect for those working in any job role, across all sectors, to ensure that environmental sustainability is embedded into the company.

Environmental Skills for Managers

This course is aimed at supervisors and managers from any industry or business sector who want to oversee organisational improvements.

This course builds on the knowledge in the Foundation Day, with greater focus on the details, giving managers and supervisors the tools to implement their broadened knowledge and skills.

Environmental Skills for the Workforce

On successful completion of this course:

• The Learner will have knowledge and understanding of the main environmental and economic risks and opportunities.
• The Learner will have knowledge and understanding of compliance obligations and business drivers for change.
• The Learner will have knowledge and understanding of the main potential impacts on environment and sustainability.
• The Learner will have knowledge and understanding of how to improve environmental performance.

Environmental Skills for Managers

On successful completion of this course:

• The Learner will evaluate drivers for change and barriers.
• The Learner will apply knowledge and understanding to baseline data to monitor and improve performance.
• The Learner will apply knowledge of environmental sustainability across the value chain.
• The Learner will demonstrate the importance of implementing resource efficiency.
• The Learner will demonstrate how employees can improve environmental performance.

Environmental Skills for the Workforce

7 Guided Learning Hours/1 Days

Environmental Skills for Managers

14 Guided Learning Hours/2 Days (inclusive of the ‘Workforce Day 1’)

Environmental Skills for the Workforce

Online multiple-choice assessment

Environmental Skills for Managers

Online multiple-choice assessment

Environmental Skills for the Workforce

This course is an IEMA Certified course and certificates are provided by IEMA to learners who have successfully completed the course.

Environmental Skills for Managers

This course is an IEMA Certified course and certificates are provided by IEMA to learners who have successfully completed the course.

Environmental Skills for the Workforce

£300 + VAT (In-house delivery and group discounts available)

Environmental Skills for Managers

£550 + VAT (In-house delivery and group discounts available)

A relaxed course where participation was encouraged. Knowledge/ learning aside – it was the ability to discuss business issues and gain practical advice and experience from the tutor

Georgina Colbeck, Director
Henry Colbeck Ltd