NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management
NEBOSH Environmental Certificate (NEBOSH NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management) is a globally recognised qualification for those who have Environmental Management responsibilities or anyone wishing to have a career in this area. It covers the principles of environmental management and is relevant for both UK and international markets. Helping demonstrate environmental excellence and social responsibility, as well avoid prosecution, litigation and loss of reputation. Providing the knowledge and skills to support the introduction and maintenance of the environmental management standard ISO 14001 within an organisation.
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NEBOSH Environmental Certificate questions answered
► What's involved in the NEBOSH Environmental Certificate 4 day course and two modules?
► What is RISKs unique technology support with pre-course checks?
► How does the NEBOSH Environmental Certificate exam work?
► What's involved with the written assessment and how is it marked?
► What if I book with RISK and find the course cheaper somewhere else?
NEBOSH Environmental Certificate qualification (NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management) and classroom based exam. To find out more about how RISK deliver the NEBOSH Environmental Certificate courses remotely online, with tutor led video conference creating a virtual classroom experience - click here!
EC1 Course - 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th January 2022
Open Book Exam - 2nd February 2021
Practical Submission Due - 11th February 2021
Results Due - 13th April 2021 TBC
The NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management is a globally recognised qualification for those who have Environmental Management responsibilities or anyone wishing to have a career in this area and can be applied in workplaces anywhere in the world. NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management covers the principles of environmental management and is relevant for both UK and international markets. It helps demonstrate environmental excellence and social responsibility, as well avoid prosecution, litigation and loss of reputation.
NEBOSH Environmental Certificate is a two module qualification EMC1 and EMC2, which are combined in a single 4 day course.
► The EMC1: Management and control of environmental hazards - is a 4 day course with an open book exam at a predefined date. Once you've booked your NEBOSH Environmental Certificate ESC1 course you will be registered to take the exam by RISK. This means it's important we have the correct details on your registration form, including direct delegate contact details if being booked by a third party. This also helps us to minimise any technology issues prior to the course start date.
Once you are registered on a course you will be send you an Examination Entry Confirmation that includes your learner number, and important information relating to your examination and results process. Please ensure that you check your name is spelt correctly and report any errors or if any changes are required as soon as possible.
► The EMC2: Environmental practical application - is applying the knowledge gained from the EMC1 course into creating a Practical Assessment and Written Report.
This qualification has a two-step assessment process which consists of:
24-hour open book examination: You will be able to complete this at home or in another safe and suitable location where you can concentrate. You will be presented with a scenario that describes a realistic workplace and situation. You will then be asked to carry out a series of tasks using evidence presented in the scenario as well as the underpinning knowledge you have gained through your studies and revision.
Practical Risk Assessment and Written Report: Delegates complete an Environmental Risk Assessment and Written Report which is submitted directly to NEBOSH no later than 10 days after the EMC1 course start date. The risk assessment demonstrates that you know how to apply everything you've learnt during the course.
Around two thirds of health and safety practitioners now have environmental management as part of their overall day-to-day responsibilities at work. The knowledge and understanding gained from the NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management can help you if you have these responsibilities.
Both assessments will be marked by NEBOSH.
The NEBOSH Environmental Certificate course will help:
Understand a risk management approach, based around best practice and international industry standards, and the practical issues of managing environmental risk - including:
► Environmental Management Systems and aspect identification
► Sources and use of energy and energy efficiency
► Control of pollution
► Planning for and dealing with environmental emergencies
Only by passing both the EMC1 and EMC2 modules will you have the NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management qualification
Who is the NEBOSH Environmental Certificate course for?
This qualification is for anyone who needs to gain a sound understanding of the principles of environmental management and is relevant for both UK and international markets. The NEBOSH Environmental Certificate is a crucial first step towards establishing a lifelong professional career in environmental management.
► Managers, supervisors and individuals with responsibility for managing environmental issues
► Those seeking to progress to the NEBOSH National Diploma in Environmental Management
► Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) consultants/officers
The NEBOSH Environmental Certificate course helps develop skills:
► Able to understand environmental management and environmental management systems
► Conduct environmental impact assessments
► Control of emissions, contamination and control of waste and land use
► Identify sources and use of energy, energy efficiency and control of environmental noise
► Deploy planning methods for management of environmental emergencies
There are no entry requirements for this qualification, however it is important that learners have a suitable standard of English language in order to understand and articulate the concepts contained in the syllabus.
NEBOSH Environmental Certificate course agenda - EMC1 module
The EMC1 module of the NEBOSH Environmental Certificate is a 4 day remote online course with tutor led training which is assessed by a classroom based written exam at a specified location. Your exam is for a predefined date in conjunction with your EMC1 course booking. The exam date relevant to the courses published above is accessed by selecting 'more information' - make sure you check your availability for the exam date before booking your course.
Upon booking you will be automatically sent course joining instructions which outline the specific course details, but below is an overview of how the course is delivered. Once your booking with RISK is confirmed, we register you for the examination specified with the course. NEBOSH send you a Confirmation of Registration email that includes your learner number, and important information relating to your exam entry. You must ensure that you check your name is spelt correctly, and if any changes are required report this to us and we'll coordinate the changes with NEBOSH.
Before your EMC1 course RISK provide a comprehensive technology check to make sure you've been able to access the RISK NEBOSH Personal Learning Zone, test your broadband download and upload speeds for both video conferencing and in preparation for the exam.
Helping you prepare for NEBOSH Environmental Certificate remote online EMC1 course means understanding what equipment you'll need to actively engage in the virtual classroom. So here we check you have everything in place, provide some tips on how to prepare for taking a course remotely online via video conferencing. These tips will help especially help you with the open book exam.
Hardware: This is your computer and its functional features, like does it have a web cam and microphone? Do you have multiple screens or just one small laptop display? Is it capable of running the video conferencing software? Does it have the latest updates? It may be time to upgrade as home working and flexibility are probably going to be the watch words of the next few years.
Connectivity to the Internet: If you haven’t got good internet connectivity, you may need to upgrade your package. However, if you have a smart TV, Netflix or similar, then you most likely have what’s needed. One thing you do need to be careful about is other people using the internet and streaming or downloading when you’re on your course. Or even worse, taking your exam!
► EMC1 module - NEBOSH Environmental Certificate
4 Day Block NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management EMC1 - The course is delivered online via zoom video conferencing, there is a maximum of 10 delegates per course. The learning materials are structured and delivered in a format to get you familiar to the exam question style. These are shared digitally during the tutor led learning via zoom screen share and also made available via the RISK NEBOSH Personal Learning Zone at the end of each day.
How does the 4 day tutor led training course and Practical Environmental Risk Assessment work?
This focused qualification helps you learn and develop knowledge and skills to support the introduction and maintenance of an environmental management standard (e.g. ISO 14001) within your organisation which can be applied in workplaces anywhere in the world.
On completion of the NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management you will have the knowledge and skills covering:
► 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
The final element of your NEBOSH Environmental Certificate course is to complete an Environmental Risk Assessment and Written Report which is submitted to NEBOSH - this needs to be returned to RISK, who submit to NEBOSH no later than 10 days after the EMC1 course start date. The risk assessment demonstrates that you know how to apply everything you've learnt during the course. You will be assessed on your ability to apply your skills and knowledge to a wide range of issues and ability to deliver positive change to a real workplace.
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There are lots of organisations offering training courses, surprisingly not all are training providers. Some are simply marketing companies who make a percentage on selling you a course - known in the training industry as brokers. You may think what does this matter if I get my course a few quid cheaper - but if you've ever flown on a budget airline you will understand the price you pay directly correlates with the delivery you receive.
RISK are an award winning training business and not a broker, so what does this mean?
► #1 - RISK an accredited training provider for NEBOSH courses - Accredited Centre 402. Which means we can't make false claims and adhere to the strictest codes of practice. We have a long track record of delivering higher than national average pass rates because we provide innovative, engaging and well resourced training courses.
► #2 - RISK offer the highest levels of personal learner support for the courses delivered. Our helpline can answer your questions first time, we guarantee the quality of the trainer, materials and venue. Including:
- telephone and zoom 1-2-1 support before the course starts
- 1-2-1 tutor support out of hours during the course; and...
- telephone support after your course is completed
► #3 - RISK provide the best value for money NEBOSH certificate courses. Depending on the course you're thinking of taking, there are numerous ways to reduce or hide the costs to make a sale. Often, you only find out what the true price is when you attend the first day. Only then you discover what isn't included that's extra, or realise the quality of the training provided and supporting resources are not as you'd imagined. RISK have no hidden costs, but call us and we'll tell you what questions to ask to make sure you don't get caught out if you're thinking of booking elsewhere.
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NEBOSH tutor led remote online courses
RISK was established in 1997 and has since been delivering NEBOSH Certificate training courses with a focus on expert knowledge and high-quality training materials, so all delegates gain the best outcome possible.
► RISK were one of the first companies in the World to deliver and book delegates on the new NEBOSH General Certificate Open Book Exam Courses.
► RISK is an award winning organisation with highly experienced NEBOSH training providers.
► Their support team are on hand to guide you through the process of remote tutor led learning.
NEBOSH Certificate courses are delivered by an experienced team of trainers who can also provide ‘in-company’ training courses if required. Course attendees are provided with online learning resources, books and study materials at no extra cost, via the NEBOSH Personal Learning Zone.
Successful - Our pass rates are, and have been over many years, higher than the national average pass rate.
Practical - We always provide up-to-date teaching, with applicable and useful case studies.
Relevant - We ensure that course materials are immediately usable with workplace specific subject matters.
RISK has a unique approach to teaching the new NEBOSH Certificate Open Book Exam Courses – one reason for this is their NEBOSH Portal Learning Zone. The NEBOSH Personal Learning Zone is unique to RISK and has received tremendous feedback. It’s designed to set out the ‘learning journey’ in a quick and easy format to understand. It provides a unique combination of highly effective support tools, structured learning frameworks and practical revision exercises.
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The RISK team are there for you, whether it's out of hours support or simply a chat before committing to book on a course. If you find the NEBOSH Certificate courses a little confusing, or simply want to discuss the implications or remote online tutor led learning for a greater understanding - please call us on 01623 749718 or out of office hours call Val on 07967 826094.