IEMA Leading with Environmental Sustainability - In Company

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This senior level course provides a strategic and operational overview of environmental sustainability to top level management.

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IEMA Leading with Environmental sustainability is a half day environmental training course that International Workplace provides designed for anyone working in any senior leadership position, regardless of sector, specialism or previous experience of environmental issues, who wishes to understand risks and opportunities posed by environmental issues and apply this to their organisation’s strategy.

The IEMA Leading with Environmental sustainability delivered In Company offers a very cost-effective means of addressing the needs of many employees and is perfect for organisations that have a cohort of employees who all need to study 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. In addition the material can be tailored to the needs of the individual organisation. You will gain a new understanding of the short-, mid- and long-term opportunities and challenges that environmental sustainability presents in value creation for their organisationThere is huge value that can be gained through strategic management of environmental risks and opportunities. Issues such as climate change, resource scarcity and the costs of dealing with pollution and waste are of paramount importance to organisations operating within finite environmental limits. As one of the foremost IEMA training providers, International Workplace have been running IEMA training courses for senior level delegates for many years as well as supporting organisations with environmental managment

Benefits of In Company training:

  • Full, face to face tutor support
  • The material can be tailored to the needs of the individual organisation
  • Open forum enables delegates to discuss internal environmental management strategy
  • Training at your site or chosen location to cut down on travel time and cost

The course is structured around five outcomes:

  • What does environmental sustainability mean for the organisation?
  • Is the organisation’s strategy fit for purpose?
  • Which organisations are leading with environmental sustainability and why?
  • Understand the implications of complying with environmental law.
  • What would a new strategy look like?

We also run the IEMA Leading with Environmental Sustainability as a Public Classroom course should you only have a small number of delegates.

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Qualification

Delegates will recived an IEMA Leading with Environmental Sustainability Certificate of attendance

Entry requirements

This training session has no formal entry requirements

Course:

  • Section 1: What does environmental sustainability mean for your organisation?
    • Define environmental sustainability.
    • What is your organisation’s existing environmental sustainability strategy?
    • Where is your organisation on the environmental sustainability continuum?
  • Section 2: Is your organisation’s strategy fit for purpose?
    • What are the strategic drivers for environmental sustainability?
    • Explain the opportunities for value creation through environmental sustainability.
    • Discuss environmental sustainability in the context of your organisation’s value chain.
    • Evaluate your organisation’s approach to environmental sustainability and identify areas for development.
    • Discuss the barriers to implementation of measures to improve the sustainable performance of your organisation.
  • Section 3: Which organisations are leading with environmental sustainability and why?
    • Debate examples of good practice demonstrating leadership with regards to environmental sustainability.
    • Review an environmental sustainability strategy used by pioneering organisations.
  • Section 5: What would a new strategy look like?
    • Outline the first five things your organisation and the individuals within it will do differently.
  • Section 4: Understand the implications of complying with environmental law.
    • Understand the main pieces of environmental legislation that affect your organisation.
    • Understand the consequences of breaching environmental law.

Assessment:

  • Delegates are not formally assessed but the course is a facilitated session and requires active participation from all attendees, building to a set of commitments that are agreed amongst the group.

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