FCEM - IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management


The IEMA Foundation Certificate course provides a broad introduction to key environmental issues, environmental legislation and tools for assessing environmental performance. It is aimed at staff who have recently become involved in environmental management and those where environmental management in an integral part of a wide range of duties.

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:

  • Sustainable business thinking
  • Environmental legislation
  • Tools for assessment and interpretation of environmental performance
  • Environmental management systems

Course Information

Course duration

  • Three days training

Assessment & exams

  • Assessment is by multiple choice exam and a short coursework assessment.

Booking and further information

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