The need for business
to address environmental issues has never been greater. Tendering requirements,
of lenders and investors and increasing environmental legislation
are forcing businesses to address their environmental performance.
large companies use environmental management systems to minimise their
environmental impacts and are increasingly
asking their suppliers to do so as a key component of tendering
and supply procedures.
The finance sector and insurers recognise
the benefits of good environmental management. Businesses that can
their environmental awareness will achieve higher levels
of efficiency and may have access to more favourable borrowing
and insurance rates.
Environmental legislation affects every
business. The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health has designed
the Environmental Awareness course to provide an appreciation
of the significant environmental impacts.
Who is the Course Designed For?
The overall aim for students undertaking this training programme is
that they should acquire an appropriate level of knowledge and understanding
of the key concepts involved in environmental awareness.
The programme is ideal for:
Any person designated with
responsibilities for the environment in their workplace
Successful candidates will be able to:
Identify, define and explain relevant environmental
Identify, define and explain the environmental aspects
and effects of organisations:
Understand simple measures that can be implemented
to reduce the environmental
effects of organisations.
Understand the business and community benefits of
Understand the principles and importance of environmental
legislation *and the
authorities responsible for its enforcement.
1 day 0930 to 1700hrs
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