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IEMA Associate Certificate in Environmental Management - Public Classroom

  • Classroom course
  • 10 days
  • Environmental management
  • Guaranteed pass scheme
  • Awarded by IEMA
  • Finance options
IEMA Associate Certificate in Environmental Management - Public Classroom course

The IEMA Associate Certificate Course is designed to raise the professional competence of environmental practitioners.


£1439.10 + VAT + IEMA Fee's when booked online!

Following confirmation of your booking you will recieve an invoice via email for the IEMA fees detailed below

IEMA Associate Certificate in Environmental Management is a 10 day environmental training course that is delivered one day per week. International Workplace provide this for organisations and individuals who seek to develop their knowledge and understanding of environmental management and its application.

The course is designed for those with specific responsibilities for the coordination or promotion of environmental control and improvement programmes, including ISO 14001 certification programmes. The IEMA Associate Certificate in Environmental Management delivered via public classroom is perfect for those who need a structured training session away from the workplace to allow them to focus all of their attention on the trainingDuring the sessions the tutor will guide you through the course syllabus leading to the end of course examination which is completed via the IEMA website following the course. High levels of contact time make classroom study ideal for people who prefer to share experiences with fellow students and have the opportunity to ask questions and gain direct feedback. This environmental course is recognised as the leading environmental certificate by employers in all sectors and will provide you with competence in the fastest growing area of legal compliance. As one of the top IEMA training providers, International Workplace have been running IEMA training courses for many years with more and more delegates attending each year. 

Benefits of a Public Classroom course:

  • Full, face to face tutor support
  • Examination taken on the same day
  • Use of our purpose built training centres or partner venues including refreshments and lunch
  • Guaranteed pass scheme – students can be given further access to our e-learning course if they need to retake the course free of charge.
  • A cohort of mixed delegates which adds further depth to the training hearing about other industry sectors.

 On achiveing this qualification you will:

  • Hold a recognised qualification from IEMA demonstrating competence in this field and allowing you to use the suffix - AIEMA.
  • Understand key environmental issues including resource use, climate change, waste and pollution and their impact on organisations and communities.
  • Learn how to effectively manage environmental impacts and reduce risk, improve resource efficiency and increase the positive impact on society and the environment.
  • Gain an understanding of the framework and application of environmental laws and policy both in the UK, EU and internationally.
  • Develop an understanding of environmental assessment tools.
  • Apply what you have learnt to your own organisation, throughout the course and in the future.
  • New syllabus items including making a business case, sustainable value-chain management and workplace behaviour change.

What are IEMA Membership & Exam fees?

  • In order to study this course, delegates must become paid members of IEMA. The cost of this is £135 for 12 months membership. Should you already have membership then you will still need to purchase a further 12 months. 
  • The exam for this course is taken online through the IEMA website and is charged seperatley to the course at a cost of the £49 + VAT.
  • Once you have confirmed your booking, one of our team will contact you to arrange payment of the IEMA fees

We also run the IEMA Associate Certificate via Public Fast Track as well as at any location worldwide as In Company training or Online training.

Download the IEMA Associate Certificate brochure for further information

The Associate Course in Environmental Management is ideal for those with a professional interest in the environment or sustainability. It is also ideal for those with specific responsibility for environmental management, improvement and the implementation of Environmental Management Systems.

The Associate Course will develop knowledge and competence but assumes that delegates do not have in-depth prior knowledge; some awareness of the key topics is desirable.

On succsesfull competion of the courses assessment, delegates will be issued with an IEMA Associate Certificate in Environmental Managment.

There are no formal entry requirement for students enrolling on the IEMA Associate Certificate Course, however, it is recommended that candidates have completed the Foundation Course in Environmental Management or have an equivalent level of knowledge.


  • Module 1: Environmental Sustainability
    • Earth’s natural systems
    • Business and environment
    • Effects of releases
    • Towards sustainability
  • Module 2: Environmental Legislation
    • Instruments for change
    • Controls on emissions to the atmosphere
    • Controls on the management of contained waste
    • Controls on discharges to the water environment
    • Issues relating to contaminated land
    • Nuisance
    • Producer responsibility
    • Other relevant legislation
  • Module 3: Assessment, Interpretation and Management of Environmental Performance
    • Identification and assessment of environmental impacts
    • Environmental Management Systems (EMS)
    • Monitoring
    • Environmental audit
    • Lifecycle analysis
    • Environmental Impact Assessment
    • Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA)
    • Environmental risk assessment
    • Pollution prevention and control
    • Environmental communication


  • Candidates are formally assessed by means of an online examination carried out on the IEMA website after completing the classroom sessions
Interest free monthly payments

If you are looking to split the cost of your training into interest free monthly payments then look no further. International Workplace can offer tailored payment plans to suit your course deadlines and budget.

Typically the cost of your course can be split equally over; 6 months, 9 months or 12 months. Call us now to discuss options for spliting the cost of this course.

Call us on +44 (0)333 210 1995 or email our course advisors now

Guaranteed Pass

Full support until you pass

This IEMA course benefits from our guaranteed pass scheme. This means that should a delegate fail any part of the course, International Workplace will provide free access to the eLearning course until all assessments have been passed. 

We provide a guaranteed pass scheme for all of our courses with an eLearning option so even if you study via an alternative method you still recieve free access should you fail any part of the course. IEMA exam or registration fees may apply.

IEMA Associate Certificate in Environmental Management - Public Classroom


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