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What does the qualification cover?

It covers the practical issues of managing environmental risk. The syllabus takes a risk management approach based on the best practice and international industry standards, including:


• Environmental Management Systems and Impact Assessments    
• Sources and use of energy and energy efficiency
• Control of pollution
• Planning for and dealing with environmental emergencies.
The NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management consists of two units; each separately assessed:
• Management and control of environmental hazards (EC1)
• Environmental practical application (EC2)

No previous environmental management knowledge is required but candidates should note the assessment includes a requirement to write a short report in English.

The syllabus guide can be found here.