• Land-based Industries

    IEMA Environmental Sustainability Skills for the Workforce

  • Attendance / Duration

    1 Day (9:00am - 4:00pm)

    Ayr, Kilmarnock Campus, or Online

  • Cost


Book / Enquiry

Monday 12th June (Kilmarnock Campus) - Book here

To be added to our waiting list for upcoming courses please email businessgrowth@ayrshire.ac.uk

Free Self-Directed Online Course

All delegates who enrol onto one of our IEMA courses can also complete our free self-directed online Introduction to Net Zero for Employees course. Our 10 hour course can be completed at your own pace and is not a requirement to attend the IEMA-accredited course

To gain access to this course, please get in touch after enrolment

What's Involved?

This concentrated one-day course provides learners with a practical introduction to environmental sustainability, ensuring they are equipped with the knowledge, understanding, and motivation to make a positive difference within their organisation. This course is perfect for those working in any job role across all sectors at an operational level.

Course Content

The course covers the main environmental risks and opportunities facing organisations:

  • The importance of resource efficiency.
  • The impacts of pollution, prevention, control and legislation.
  • The impact of transport,
  • Knowing how employees can support environmental sustainability.

By the end of the course, you will:

  • have knowledge and understanding of the main environmental and economic risks and opportunities,
  • have knowledge and understanding of compliance obligations and business drivers for change,
  • have knowledge and understanding of the main potential impacts on environment and sustainability,
  • have knowledge and understanding of how to improve environmental performance.

IEMA Assessment

The assessment consists of an online 20 question multiple-choice test and learners must achieve 70% to pass. The test is completed through the IEMA assessment portal and candidates are sent a link upon registration to the assessment.

Places available



Start Date

10 Jun 2024

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