The NEBOSH Diploma in Environmental Management is designed for individuals with responsibilities for environmental management. It provides specialist knowledge on issues such as environmental management systems, sustainability and pollution prevention and control. It is invaluable for managers taking on environmental responsibilities and those aiming to develop and implement effective environmental management systems within their organisations.

 Key topics covered by this three-week qualification include:

Earth’s key natural cycles and the general effects that human activity has on the environment

Benefits, limitations and structure of an environmental management system

Environmental aspect identification and control

The principles and drivers for environmental sustainability

Pollution prevention and control measures for air, water and land

The qualification is accessed by exam and practical submission

This course is approved under the ELCAS Scheme.

Full Course description

Course Outline

This three week course is designed for safety practitioners who wish to extend their role into environmental management. Key concepts in environmental science and legal aspects of the environment are examined and environmental management systems are considered, along with the tools and methodologies used by the environmental manager. The course also provides an overview of environmental control technologies.

What does the course cover?

• UK Environmental Law

• Environmental Science

• Hazard Assessment and Monitoring

• Risk Assessment and Management Systems

• Assessment of Environmental Effects and Control Methods

• Practical Assignment

Assessment is by written examination and Practical Environmental project, which must be submitted by the end of the month in which the exam is held.

NEBOSH now require all delegates to provide photo ID (eg. passport, driving licence, National ID Card) in order to sit the exam. Delegates who do not produce photo ID will not be allowed to sit the exam.

Delegates attending NEBOSH training should familiarise themselves with the NEBOSH General Student Terms and Conditions, a copy of which can be found in the Student Section of the NEBOSH website:

Who is the course suitable for?

Candidates with some previous experience of health and safety, in particular the legislation. Contact WATA to find out more.

Course Duration
15 Days
Course Fees

Full Course Fee per delegate £2950 + VAT

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Course Dates

2018Full CourseWeek 1Week 2Week 3RevisionExam
05 Mar - 16 Jul05 - 09 Mar16 - 20 Apr04 - 08 Jun09 Jul16 Jul
24 Sep - 14 Jan24 - 28 Sep29 Oct - 02 Nov26 - 30 Nov07 Jan14 Jan
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