|Course at QLS||Level 5|
|Endorsement||Endorsed by Quality Licence Scheme|
|Study Method||Online Learning|
|Course Duration||450 Hours|
|Entry Requirements||No Entry Requirements|
Interested in a career committed to making the world a better place? A rewarding job where every day brings a new adventure and the opportunity to build a brighter future? Study online for a Level 5 Diploma in Environmental Management and the career of your dreams could be right at your fingertips! This advanced Level 5 Environmental Officer Course provides a detailed introduction to environmental management as both a concept and a profession. Study the most pressing environmental threats, along with the role of the environmental manager in combating and preventing future issues from occurring. Explore the art of effective environmental planning, agriculture, conservation, urbanisation, energy management and so much more besides. Build the knowledge and skills to pursue a rewarding and financially lucrative career in environmental planning, with our flexible and enjoyable environmental certificate programs online!
Why Study Environmental Management?
Environmental management is the study of the extent to which human society impacts and affects the world we live in and its resources. Today, society as a whole is aware of the importance of proactive conservation and environmental preservation. No longer is it possible to turn a blind eye to the way our actions and inactions affect the world around us. Environmental managers are responsible for the projects and strategies that tackle existing environmental issues, while preventing future problems from occurring. Renewable energy, reducing carbon emissions and generally making the world a safer place – all in a day’s work for the environmental manager. With demand for talented candidates at an all-time high worldwide, there’s never been a better time to consider our exclusive online environmental courses!
This exclusive Level 5 Diploma in Environmental Management is open to candidates at all levels, with no entry-criteria to fulfil and no deadlines. Study from home at a pace that suits you, exploring key environmental management concepts over a series of 10 modules:
Unit 1. Environmental Management: An Overview
The course begins with a detailed introduction to environmental management as both a wider concept and a profession. Candidates learn what exactly is meant by the term ‘environment’, while considering ecosystems and the effects of the manmade environment. Additional concepts introduced include the food chain and the food web.
Unit 2. Current Environmental Problems Worldwide
Modul two examines some of the most pressing environmental and conservation issues threatening the world right now. Examples of which include global warming, the growing threat to biodiversity and the possible long-term impact of climate change. Potential measures to combat or even reverse climate change are also discussed.
Unit 3. Strategic Environmental Planning and Management
The importance of long-term planning is discussed in module three, which outlines the objectives and potential scope for environmental planning. The concepts of sustainable development and the sustainable environment are explored, along with tools and techniques for more effective environmental planning and forecasting.
Unit 4. Environmental Management System: Key Features
The key features of the effective environmental management system are examined in module four. Concepts and subtopics introduced include environmental trade shifts, effect measurement, impact assessment reports, environmental accounting, an introduction to the environmental audit, energy efficiency, ISO standards and the PDCA framework.
Unit 5. Environmental Planning & Environmental Law
Candidates then explore the extent to which businesses and members of the public alike are bound by certain rules and regulations regarding pollution and general environmental preservation. Waste management legislation is discussed, along with water management from a legal perspective and more.
Unit 6. Environmental Policy Development
Course module six provides a detailed exploration of environmental policy development, examining several key points to consider when creating and implementing environmental policy. The scope and objectives of an environmental policy are also discussed.
Unit 7. Improving Environmental Performance
The importance of striving for continuous improvement in environmental management is discussed in module seven. Candidates learn how there is always room for improvement and expansion in even the most effective and comprehensive environmental policies, which hold the key to long-term sustainability and conservation.
Unit 8. How to Implement Environmental Policy
The implementation of environmental policy is discussed in the eighth module, which also details some of the most common challenges and threats to successful policy implementation. The role of the environmental manager in establishing objectives, monitoring performance and communicating responsibilities is also examined.
Unit 9. Monitoring Environmental Performance
Module nine outlines the value and importance of continuously monitoring, measuring and evaluating the effectiveness (or otherwise) of environmental performance. Candidates also learn how to carry out an environmental audit and analyse the data collected respectively.
Unit 10. Environmental Performance Report & Review
Concluding the course, module 10 guides candidates through the process of both producing and reviewing essential environmental performance reports. The importance of strategic data analysis is discussed, along with how to clearly and concisely present findings to others using standardised document formats.
Paying in Instalments: £640(interest FREE Instalments)
No of Instalments: 12
Each Instalment: £40
Pay in Full: (£100 Discount) £540
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from the Quality Licence Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).
This course and/or training programme has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course and/or training programme is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.
This advanced Level 5 Diploma in Environmental Management could position you a step closer to your dream career in environmental preservation and conservation. Whether new to environmental management or already working in the field, an endorsed diploma on your CV could make all the difference. Typical job titles in the field of environmental management include energy auditor, operations manager, PR specialist, sustainability analyst, social scientist, data analyst, project manager and many more besides. Entry-level salaries usually come in around the £20,000 mark, though can exceed £50,000 for more experienced candidates.
Who Should Take This Course?
Oxford Home Study Centre welcomes ambitious learners from all over the world, with no entry-requirements to fulfil and no time-restrictions on our courses. This exclusive Level 5 Diploma in Environmental Management could be the ideal course for:
Our courses are open for enrolment throughout the year, so why not start planning for a better future today? Enrol online, or contact the team at Oxford Home Study Centre for more information!