IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management provides detailed knowledge of environment and sustainability principles, and will arm you with management tools and skills to deliver positive change.



  • The IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management is the route to Practitioner Membership of IEMA (PIEMA)
  • Online study
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It is aimed at staff who already have a foundation level of environmental/ sustainability knowledge (gained from work experience or through a course such as the IEMA Foundation Certificate).

Benefits of achieving the IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management:

  • Boost your career prospects
  • The IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management are highly regarded by employers worldwide
  • Contribute fully to improving the environmental sustainability of your organisation
  • Meets the requirements for Practitioner Membership of IEMA (PIEMA)
  • Online: Flexible, self paced study, around 120 hours of study

NEBOSH HSE Certificate in H&S Leadership Excellence Content

The IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management is made up of three Modules:

RRC is an accredited NEBOSH Gold Learning Partner offering NEBOSH Environmental Courses worldwide

Module 1: Fundamentals of sustainability, business and governance

  • Implications of global trends for the environment, society, the economy and for organisations and the role of an environment/sustainability professional in overcoming these challenges
  • Sustainable business/governance models and principles

Module 2: Environmental principles, policy and legislation

  • Environmental principles
  • Major policy and legislation

Module 3: Environmental management/assessment tools and skills

  • Major tools, techniques, systems and practices to develop sustainable products and services and improve sustainability performance
  • The role of innovation in developing sustainable products, services and solutions
  • Data collection, critical analysis and information reporting to inform decision making
  • Problem identification and opportunity assessment for delivery of innovative and sustainable products and services
  • Effective communications
  • Stakeholder identification and engagement
  • Tools, techniques, systems and practices to identify opportunities and risks
  • Project and programme delivery to achieve performance improvements
  • Implementing change and transformation
  • Assessment

    The IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management is assessed by:

    • Assignments for each module – these are set by IEMA but marked by RRC
    • An assessment of competence – this is a practical application (this forms Module 4 of the programme) and is submitted to IEMA for marking. It can only be submitted after all the other modules have been successfully completed.
  • IEMA Certificate ONLINE

  • Available 24/7 
  • Around 120 hours of study including Online exams (can be completed in 3-6 months)
  • Ideal for those whose lifestyle needs a really flexible high quality learning method