ACEM - IEMA Associate Certificate in Environmental Management


This IEMA course provides the necessary knowledge and skills for any person co-ordinating and supporting the management of environmental sustainability, leading to improved environmental performance and business benefits.  The course is aimed at those with:

  • responsibilities for the management of environmental risk

  • specific responsibilities for the coordination or promotion of environmental control and improvement programmes

The IEMA Associate Certificate meets the requirements for Associate Membership of the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (AIEMA).

IEMA (The Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment) is a professional body, providing environmental practitioners with the knowledge, skills and tools to ensure sound environmental performance delivers real business benefit. With 15,000 members throughout the world, IEMA is now the leading international membership organisation dedicated to the professional development of individuals involved in the environmental profession the public, private and non-governmental sectors.

Content covered during this course include:

  • Introduction to environmental issues
  • Background to environmental law
  • Controls on emissions to atmosphere
  • Waste management
  • The water environment
  • Land use contamination
  • Environmental nuisance
  • Hazardous materials management
  • Framework for managing environmental impacts
  • Producer responsibility
  • Environmental communications

Course Information

Course duration

  • Ten days training

Assessment & exam

  • This course is assessed by a 2.5 hour exam.

Booking and further information

For further information or to book a place please call 08433 301236 or email us