NEBOSH Environmental Certificate.

This standalone qualification is aimed at managers, supervisors and staff from all types of organisations who need a broad understanding of environmental management issues. It is suitable for:
• Managers, supervisors and employees who have a responsibility for managing environmental issues
• Those looking to start a career in environmental management

The NEBOSH Environmental Certificate is widely respected by employers worldwide; holders are eligible to apply for Technician Membership of CIWEM (TechCIWEM).

What you will study?
Unit NEC1: Management and Control of Environmental Hazards

  • Control of Emissions to Air

  • Environmental Impact Assessments

  • Environmental Management Systems

  • Foundations in Environmental Management

  • Control of Contamination of Water Sources

  • Control of Waste and Land Use.

  • Sources of Use of Energy and Energy Efficiency.

  • Control of Environmental Noise.

  • Planning for and Dealing with Environmental Emergencies.

NEBOSH Environmental Certificate.

Unit NEC2: Practical Application

• The completion of an environmental review of a workplace and report to management
Recommended hours of study: 70 hours


The assessment consists of a 2-hr examination for NEC1 and a practical assessment for NEC2.