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NEW IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management Course

Develop your environmental management skillsIEMA Logo Certified Training

  • Achieve Associate membership of IEMA
  • Practical approach to environmental, sustainability and governance principles and specific management tools 
  • Suitable for staff in organisations operating across all industry sectors

Course overview

IEMA Foundation Certificate Course Key Facts
Learning Methods Classroom and In-company
Outcomes 13
Assessments A short multiple choice test
Duration 5 days find out more

The IEMA Foundation course covers the breadth of environmental, sustainability and governance principles relevant to organisations. You will gain a practical understanding and the skills to use specific management tools in the workplace to improve performance.

Assessment and certification

The NEW Foundation Certificate is a 5 day course which is assessed through a 1 hour online multiple choice test on the final day of the course hosted by IEMA.  You will receive your results immediately after completing the online exam.

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Who is the IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management for?

The IEMA Foundation Certificate is designed to raise the competence of those who have recently become involved in environmental management or for whom environmental management is a part of a wide range of responsibilities.

Enhance your career opportunities

Many people embark on the Foundation Certificate course in order to develop the knowledge and skills required to embark on a career in this sector and once successful, move onto the IEMA Associate Certificate in order to develop a rewarding and sought after career in environmental management.

What will I gain by achieving the IEMA Foundation in Environmental Management?

The new IEMA Foundation Certificate as from 1 January 2017 assessments will need to be successfully completed in order to achieve Associate Membership of IEMA. Read more on the changes to the IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management course.

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"The tutor was excellent, her enthusiasm and knowledge was second to none and she made the course interesting and accessible. Brilliant!"

Environment Manager at BTFS
IEMA Foundation Certificate Wakefield


How long does it take to complete the IEMA Foundation Certificate qualification?

For classroom courses it takes 4 days including the test.

How is the IEMA Foundation Certificate assessed?

The IEMA Foundation Certificate is assessed with a timed 45 minute short answer test.

How can I study for my IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management?

Astutis currently offers the IEMA Foundation Certificate course as an open classroom-based course at multiple locations across the UK as well as an in-company training option for groups of employees at your organisation. Save on the cost of training multiple delegates.

When will I receive my IEMA results and Certificate?

You should receive your result and IEMA Certificate approximately 8 weeks after the course.