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IEMA – Environmental Sustainability Skills for the Workforce


1 Day

Who should attend?

IEMA Environmental Sustainability Skills for the Workforce is perfect for those working in any job role, across all sectors. This one-day course is aimed at non-environmental specialists and designed to provide the learner with a practical introduction to environmental sustainability, so they are equipped with the knowledge, understanding and motivation to make a positive difference within their organisation.


To provide individuals with:
An increased awareness of environmental risks and sustainability
Understand how environmental risk links to economic risk.
The knowledge of compliance obligations and the reasons for positive change.
An understanding of the potential impacts on the environment and what can affect sustainability.
An appreciation of how they can assist the business in improving environmental performance.


The course includes:

  • Defining environmental sustainability
  • Understanding impacts and areas for improvement
  • Legislation, regulation, regulators and enforcement
  • Pollution causes, impacts and consequences including climate change and resource depletion.
  • Practical actions employees can take to assist and improve performance
  • Environmental management systems within your organisation and how these are used to manage risks and look for opportunities.
  • Identify sustainable behaviours in the workplace
  • Understanding environmental incidents and emergencies.

Based in a training room the day is packed full of a number of interactive activities that are combined with a number of blended learning techniques leading to an extremely thought provoking and highly stimulating day.

  • Short lectures
  • Demonstrations
  • Group discussions
  • Interactive exercises
  • Team activities

Successful completion of the course leads to an IEMA-MPSKILLS Certificate of Achievement

Number of delegates

minimum 6, maximum of 12

Duration and Delivery Options

1 day course (7 hours CPD)

Contact Details

Contact details: For further details or to make a booking, contact the team on 0115 983 6580 or email: enquiries@mpskills.co.uk