Diploma in Environmental Management (Level 4)
Course Level Level 4
Awarding Body ABC AWARDS
Study Method Distance Learning
Course Duration 260 Recommended Study Hours
Entry Requirements No Entry Requirements
Start Date Ongoing
Pay in Full
Get £ 100.00 Discount when you pay in full.
Discounted Fee: £ 440
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Pay in Instalments
£ 108 Deposit & 12 payments of £ 36 / Month
Total Fee: £ 540
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Environmental Health And Safety Certification Online.

Today’s society is one of comprehensive environmental awareness and a shared desire to better-protect the planet and its natural resources.  Now more than ever, businesses spanning all contemporary sectors are finding it necessary to question and consider every decision they make, in order to fully evaluate local, national and global environmental impact.  Domestic and international governments are clamping down on environmental matters with increasing pace and aggression, sparing no expense in the identification and punishment of those contravening applicable law/legislation.  Ensuring that any given business or organisation both plays by the rules and remains viable long-term demands elite-level environmental management, at the hands of highly-qualified professionals.

This Environmental health and safety certification online,  builds on candidates’ existing interests in environmental issues with a comprehensive introduction to the subject’s core elements.  No relevant knowledge or experience is required to successfully complete this intensive course, which over 10 modules guides candidates through the duties, responsibilities and career opportunities enjoyed by those working in contemporary environmental management.

This diploma of environmental management online, starts with an overview of contemporary environmental issues and the importance of global environment preservation, course content covers biological resource overexploitation, the effects of urbanisation, agriculture, energy management, biodiversity and risk-management from an environmental perspective.  Successful candidates will find themselves benefiting from the crucial industry insights and core skills required to pursue a wide variety of rewarding careers, spanning private and public sectors alike. 

This Environmental health and safety certificate online, is delivered over 10 modules:

Unit 1 - Introduction to Environment

The introductory course module begins by outlining the concept of environment and a series of key contemporary environmental considerations. Candidates begin to explore a number of related concepts including the food chain, the food web, the manmade environment and the core components of the modern ecosystem.

Unit 2 - Global Environmental Issues

Course content in the second module focuses more specifically on a variety of pressing environmental issues of relevance to the world as a whole. Subtopics introduced include the effects of climate change, strategies for preventing/slowing climate change, the causes of global warming and the growing threat to biodiversity.

Unit 3 - Environmental Planning

The sustainable environment is introduced and explored in the seventh course module, which incorporates an outline of essential sustainable development fundamentals and principles. Environmental evolution and management are also brought into discussion.

Unit 4- Environmental Management Systems

Course content in Module 4 centres on the most important systems and strategies in contemporary environmental management. Subtopics introduced include environmental trade shifts, effect measurement, impact assessment, environmental accounting, the environmental audit, energy efficiency, ISO standards and the PDCA (Plan, Do, Check, Act) approach.

Unit 5 - Environmental Law

This unit outlines the statutory regimes for the control of pollution. It also discusses the main legal requirements for the management of waste in detail. In this unit the students also explore main legal requirements for the management of water.

Unit 6 - Environmental Policy

Unit 6 discusses the key requirements for an environmental policy and Identifies the key considerations that should be taken into account when developing an environmental policy.

Unit 7 - Planning for Environmental Improvement

In this units the students learn about Identifying environmental impacts that arise from environmental aspects. They also learn about evaluating the significance of environmental aspects.

Unit 8 - Implementation-Improving Environmental Performance

This unit discusses the manager's role in setting, monitoring and communicating objectives and targets in detail. The unit also Identifies suitable operational controls to improve environmental performance.

Unit 9 - Checking Environmental Performance

This unit describes how to monitor, measure and evaluate the effectiveness of implementation. You are also introduced to the key stages of the environmental audit process in this unit.

Unit 10 - Reviewing and Reporting Environmental Performance

Unit 10 outlines the role of environmental reporting and discusses the methods and formats available for preparing and presenting reports.

Payment Option

Paying in Instalments: £540(interest FREE Instalments)

Deposit: £108

No of Instalments: 12

Each Instalment: £36

Pay in Full: (£100 Discount) £440

Course Accreditation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details of all the units you have completed as part of your course).

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards’ Quality Licence Scheme.  This means that OHSC has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet certain quality criteria.  The completion of this course alone does not lead to an Ofqual regulated qualification but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills towards regulated qualifications in the future.  The unit summary can be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this sector.  To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 4  against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of difficulty involved in successful completion by the learner. 

The course itself has been designed by OHSC to meet specific learners’ or employers’ requirements.   ABC Awards’ endorsement involves a robust and rigorous quality audit by external inspectors to ensure quality is consistently met.  A regular review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government.  They have a comprehensive portfolio of over 650 Ofqual regulated qualifications on the national Qualifications and Credit framework (QCF).  It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries.   As a registered charity, ABC Awards combines 180 years of examination and assessment expertise but also implements a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards also offers over 600 Ofqual regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.

Q. How does Distance / Online Learning work?

All our courses offer the flexibility of learning. These are divided into units. After each course unit the student is required to complete and submit an assignment. Students work through each unit at your own pace. There are no deadlines for completing and submitting the assignments. Tutor marks the assignment and uploads the result on the portal. The student then moves on to the next unit and this way completes the course. All the submitted work is assessed by the awarding body at the moderation stage. Recognised Certificate is issued by the awarding body.

Q. When can I start the course?

You can start the course anytime. The enrolments are continued throughout the year.

Q. What is the enrolment process?

Enrolment process is very simple. After you have chosen the course you wish to take you can just fill in an online form and we will send you invoice for the course fee. On receipt of payment we will give you course access and your course tutor will contact you as well. You can even start right now by paying the course fee online.

Q. Can I take up the course if I am not in the UK?

Yes, you can. All our courses can be taken up and completed from anywhere around the world. If you are an international student you will enjoy the same support as any other student within the UK does.

Q. How long does it take to complete the course?

This entirely depends on you that how much time you dedicate to your studies and how fast you intend to complete the course. We have provided estimated study hours for each course on the course page. You can plan your study according to your own schedule.

Q. Will I get tutor support?

Yes. all our courses come will one to one tutor support. This support is available for duration of the course. Once you will enrol on the course you will be allocated an experience tutor who will guide you throughout the course. The tutor will mark your assignments and will provide you feedback on your submitted work. You can contact your tutor through email.

Q. Can I retake the assignment if I fail it once?

Yes, In that case your tutor will ask you to resubmit your assignment and will highlight the areas where you need improvement.

Q. Is there any deadline for submitting the assignments?

No, there are no deadlines for the submission of assignments. Students work at their own pace and plan their study according to their own schedule. However you will submit one assignment at a time so that the tutor can mark one and can give you feedback. Following which you can move on to your next unit and assignment.

Q. Do I need to sit an exam at the end?

All our courses are assignment based. Your submitted work is assessed throughout the course. There is no final exam at the end.

Q. Do I need to purchase any text books?

College provides comprehensive course materials containing all the relevant information you require to complete the course. All this is all included in the course fee. However we encourage our students to undertake additional study on the topics. For further help we have provided additional supporting material on the portal. There are also useful links relevant to the course you are studying.

Q. English is not my first language can I still complete the course?

All our courses have been specially written for home study keeping in mind that our students come from all parts of the world and English is not the first language for most of them. Our course materials are written in easy to understand English. If you have basic English skills you can easily complete the course.

Q. What are the entry requirements?

There are no specific entry requirements for most of our courses. All you need to have is the motivation and commitment for completing the course.