|ABOUT THE COURSE || |
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.
|COURSE CONTENTS || |
The NEBOSH Award in Environmental Awareness at work syllabus comprises two elements:
Identify the meaning of: the environment; weather; climate; habitats; ecosystems; biodiversity; pollution;sustainability
Identify the importance and benefits of sustainable development
Identify an environmental management system’s main components and the certification process
Outline the principles and practice of impact (risk) assessments
Identify the main sources, types, controls and impacts of air, water and land pollution
Identify the main sources, controls and impacts of environmental noise
Identify waste types, the waste hierarchy and ways to effectively manage waste
Outline the measures that need to be in place when dealing with emergencies