NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management
The NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management is for Managers and supervisory staff who need to ensure that their organisation meets its responsibilities under fire safety legislation. This qualification will equip holders to carry out fire risk assessments of most workplaces and identify the range of fire protective and preventative measures required. It is therefore also suitable for people moving into fire safety adviser roles.
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)
Assessment for EC1 is an exam lasting 2 hours, and a for EC2 a workplace-based practical environmental inspection project.
The next course will run from 7th-11th November with the exam on the morning of 14th November