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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:

• 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