NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management

Course Description


The NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management provides a good overview of environmental management systems, including the relevant international standards and best practices for control of environmental hazards. 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

The NEBOSH Environmental Certificate is widely respected by employers worldwide; holders are eligible for:

  • Associate Membership of IEMA (AIEMA)
  • Technician Membership of CIWEM (TechCIWEM)

Course Content

The NEBOSH Environmental Certificate is made up of two unit:

Unit EC1: 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 and Use of Energy and Energy Efficiency
  • Control of Environmental Noise
  • Planning for and Dealing with Environmental Emergencies

Unit EC2: Environmental Practical Application

  • Practical assessment, undertaken in your workplace


Unit EC1 of the NEBOSH Environmental Certificate is assessed by a two-hour written examination. Unit EC2 is assessed by a workplace-based practical assessment (an environmental review of a workplace)

Method of Study

This course is available In Classroom or Online e-Learning

Classroom Courses

  • Complete Course 1 Week (5-days) + exams

Online Courses

Flexible, fully tutor supported on-line learning available anywhere in the world

  • 70 hours of study (3-9 months) + exams
  • Start any time
  • Exams are usually held 4 times a year
  • 200+ exam centres available worldwide – additional fees will apply for centres outside London, Birmingham, Glasgow, Manchester, Newcastle, Dubai, Tbilisi or Tunis


High quality, full colour complete course textbooks – Additional £39.00 + postage & Packaging

  • Essential study guide, covering the complete NEBOSH Syllabus
  • Note: Printed version supplied with classroom courses; On-line version supplied with e-learning courses

Revision Guides

Complete concise guide to key topics and how to answer exam questions.

  • Printed – £19 + Postage & Packing
  • Digital (PDF) format – £15 + VAT (£18)


Refunds of fees will only be made for written cancellations received at least 21 days prior to the start of the course (less a 10% cancellation fee to cover administration costs). However, we are happy to accept substitute delegates. Any changes to delegates should be notified, by telephone, as soon as possible.Bookings that are accepted within 48 hours are deemed confirmed and subject to payment, even if the delegate is subsequently unable to attend.

The programme of courses is correct at the time of publication. However, we reserve the right to alter or cancel the programme due to circumstances beyond our control.

Please Note

  • This course is run in conjunction with Rapid Results College (RRC)
  • Please feel free to call us to discuss your specific needs.

Course Details

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Classroom: 1 Week (5-days) + exams

Online e-Learning: 70 hours of study (3-9 months) + exams

Typical capacity:


Typical cost per candidate:

Typical cost per course:

Classroom: £850.00

Online: £450.00

All courses conducted in the UK are subject to VAT at the prevailing rate

Please note: The fee includes an additional fee of £66 payable to NEBOSH for the examination