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NEBOSH - Environmental Awareness at Work Qualification course syllabus.

Course Description

Is the Environmental Awareness at Work Qualification course accredited by an official body?

Yes, this course is Accredited and certified by  :  The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH). This means that all training providers advertising their courses on this site must be an approved centre.
In most cases the awarding body (NEBOSH) will audit the centre to ensure the correct standard of teaching.
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What is the NEBOSH - Environmental Awareness at Work Qualification course?

Category: Environmental
Level: Beginner

The NEBOSH Environmental Awareness at Work qualification will introduce your workforce to environmental issues and the role they play in improving organisational environmental performance.

This qualification is an ideal first step towards other NEBOSH qualifications such as, the NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management for those who need a more extensive and practical understanding of environmental management in the workplace.

How long is the NEBOSH - Environmental Awareness at Work Qualification certificate valid for?

The NEBOSH Environmental Awareness at Work Qualification course certificate has 5 years validity.

It is recommended that you check with your course tutor for information on NEBOSH - Environmental Awareness at Work Qualification refresher courses and their recommended frequency or the next step qualification.

Who is the NEBOSH - Environmental Awareness at Work Qualification course designed for?

The NEBOSH Environmental Awareness at Work qualification is an introductory qualification and is aimed at anyone who needs a basic understanding of environmental issues in the workplace. It provides a general awareness of environmental issues and can be taken by employees at all levels within the organisation.

What subjects does the NEBOSH - Environmental Awareness at Work Qualification course cover?

These include:

Foundations of environmental awareness

The meaning of environment, habitats, ecosystems, pollution and sustainability

The importance and benefits of sustainable development

Environmental management systems (EMS)

Pollution, impact assessments and emergencies

Principles and practice of impact (risk) assessments

The main sources, types, control and impacts of air pollution

The main sources, controls and impacts of water pollution

The main sources, controls and impacts of environmental noise

Types of waste - hazardous, non-hazardous, and other legally controlled categories

Waste management

Dealing with environmental emergencies

How is the NEBOSH - Environmental Awareness at Work Qualification course assessed?

Students are assessed by a 30 minute 20 question multiple- choice examination.

Students need to be proficient in written English to successfully complete the assessments.

A qualification parchment will be sent to students following successful completion of the examination.

What certificate do I get for passing the NEBOSH - Environmental Awareness at Work Qualification course?
NEBOSH - Environmental Awareness at Work Qualification
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