Training

Enviro UK Consultants offers a range of training courses designed to ensure clients are complying with relevant environmental legislation as well as raising awareness of the principles of environmental and waste management. Our courses are run from venues in Sunderland and Darlington or we can attend on site to provide in-house training.

Enviro UK Consultants Ltd is a registered trainer for the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) and the Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM) to deliver the following courses:

Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM) FOUNDATION Level Waste Smart

Course Duration – 1 Full Day

Course Cost – £199

Learning Outcomes:

This course is delivered in one full day and covers the following:-

  • Waste as a resource – what is waste?
  • Environmental impact of Waste
  • Cost of Managing waste
  • Understanding and applying the Waste Hierarchy
  • Waste legislation and compliance with the Law

Who should do this course:

Anyone new to waste or who wants to learn about what is waste and how it affects running a business.

Qualification:

This course results in a formal certificate valid for 3 years upon completion of multi choice Open Book examination

For further information about this course, please click here

Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM) ADVANCED Level Waste Smart

Course Duration – 1 Full Day

Course Cost – £295

Learning Outcomes:

This course is delivered in one full day and covers the following:-

  • Waste as a resource – what is waste?
  • Environmental impact of Waste
  • Cost of Managing waste
  • Understanding and applying the Waste Hierarchy
  • Waste legislation and compliance with the Law
  • How to carry out a basic waste audit
  • How to implement improvements as a result of an audit
  • How to monitor and evaluate improvements from an audit

Who should do this course:

Anyone who has a responsibility for managing waste within their organisation and who needs to learn how to carry out waste auditing.

Qualification:

This course results in a formal certificate valid for 3 years upon completion of a written assessment.

For further information about this course, please click here

Energy Awareness & Action

Course Duration – 1 Full Day

Course Cost – £199

Bespoke in-house courses can be arranged and these are quoted on a case-by-case basis.

Overview

An increasing number of organisations, of all sizes and sectors, are placing more focus on Energy Awareness and Management.  The cost of energy continues to increase and legal drivers directly incentivise organisations to take action. At the same time, the climate continues to warm and customers expect organisations to play their part, contribute and make more eco-conscious products and services available.

Aims:

This course will provide an introduction to energy management.  The aim is to equip learners with the knowledge and skills to identify, quantify and plan actions to reduce energy use whilst driving continual improvement of the energy performance of their organisation.  Practical class exercises and case studies will be used to support theory.

Objectives:

Successful learners will be able to:-

  • Outline the key drivers for energy management (financial, legal and moral)
  • Identify relevant government incentives for increased energy efficiency
  • Explain the links between energy use and associated environmental impacts including climate change and resource depletion
  • Outline the steps of an energy audit
  • Identify example energy sources, uses and methods for measurement
  • Define a carbon footprint
  • Explain the benefit of an energy management system and the key requirements of ISO 50001
  • Explain the benefits of different renewable energy options
  • Recommend improvement actions that are compatible with a hierarchical approach

Who should do this course:

This introductory course is for anyone wishing to learn how to measure and reduce their own energy use or that of their organisation.  The course is suitable for environmental mangers and facilities managers as well as general workforce awareness across all roles.

Note – this course can be tailored to be specific to different sectors (eg in Housing Associations) or delivered in-house and made entirely bespoke to your organisation.

Assessment:

Practical class exercises and activities throughout the course.

Certification:

Successful candidates will receive a Professional Certificate of Achievement that is co-badged by True North Sustainability and Enviro UK Consultants Limited.

For further information about this course, please contact us.

Introduction to Renewable Technologies

Course Duration – 1 Half Day

Course Cost – £99

Bespoke in-house courses can be arranged and these are quoted on a case-by-case basis.

Overview

An increasing number of organisations of all sizes and sectors are placing more focus on Energy Awareness and Management. The cost of energy continues to increase and legal drivers directly incentivise organisations to take action. At the same time, the climate continues to warm and customers expect companies to play their part in reducing emissions and make more eco-conscious products and services available.

Who should attend?:

This introductory course is for anyone wishing to learn more about the many different renewable energy technologies available in today’s market place, how to make alternative energy and also how to benefit from the government incentives underpinning many renewable energy technologies such as the Feed in Tariff and Renewable Heat Incentive.

Note: This course can be tailored to be specific to different sectors, can be delivered in-house or from our range of training venues.

Aims:

This course will provide an introduction to Renewable Technologies and provide learners with the information, awareness and knowledge to understand the different types of renewable technologies available in the current market place and their benefits. The training will consist of presentations, practical class exercises and the use of case studies to support theory.

Objectives:

Successful learners will be able to:-

  • Fully understand the meaning of “renewable” technology.
  • Outline the key drivers for UK and Worldwide Renewable Energy
  • Learn about different types of technology and their benefits
  • Learn about Solar Photovoltaic, Air and Ground Source Heat Pumps, Geothermal Energy, Wind and Wave Energy, Solar Thermal, Rainwater Harvesting and Electric Vehicles
  • Energy Storage for Solar PV – latest developments
  • Grid Connection Issues and Criteria
  • Identify how to access Renewable Technologies
  • Useful tips when choosing Renewable Energy
  • Identify relevant government incentives for Renewable Energy such as Renewable Heat Incentive, Roo-Fit and Feed in Tariff

Assessment:

Practical class exercises and activities throughout the course.

Certification:

Successful candidates will receive a Professional Certificate of Achievement that is badged by Enviro ULK Consultants.

Click here to download the brochure for this course.

Introduction to Environmental Awareness and Best Practice

Course Duration – 1 Full Day

Course Cost – £199

Aims:

The aim of this course is to provide learners with the knowledge and skills to reduce their impact on the environment and improve the environmental performance of their organisation.

Objectives:

By the end of this course, learners will be able to:

  • Outline key terms and definitions relevant to environmental protection
  • Explain basic principles of environmental law
  • Identify links between companies and their environmental impacts
  • Discuss potential risks and opportunities for business driven by environmental factors
  • Explain the benefits of an environmental management system
  • Outline best practice in areas of energy use, carbon management, resource efficiency, waste minimisation, water use, pollution prevention and emergency planning

Who should do this course:

Anyone wishing to learn how to reduce their own personal impact on the environment and/or reduce the impact of their organisation.

Certification:

Successful candidates will receive a Professional Certificate of Achievement

For further information about this course, please contact us.

Enviro UK Consultants also offer the following Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) Certified Courses, through our IEMA Approved Training Partner Imvelo. IEMA Certified courses have a prescribed specification developed by IEMA with a focus on enhancing the professional development. Through rigorous quality assurance processes, Imvelo works with IEMA to ensure you will complete the course with the knowledge and competencies validated by an individually recognised professional body. Learners attending IEMA Certified courses will be entitled to an IEMA certificate. IEMA Training can also facilitate replacement copies if needed at a later date, thanks to the unique identifying number generated with successful completion of the course.

Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment (IEMA) Managing with Environmental Sustainability

IEMA Managing with Environmental Sustainability is one of a suite of three courses, under the banner of All Jobs Greener, a new workforce development programme aimed at non-environmental specialists.  The aim of this 14-hour, Level 4 Qualification course aims to provide supervisors and managers with a strategic and operational overview of environmental sustainability as it affects their specific industry and work area.

Course Duration – 14 Guided Learning Hours / 2 Days

Course Cost – £550 plus VAT per delegate (group discounts available)

Who should do this course:

This course is ideally suited for supervisors and managers across all sectors and has no formal entry requirements.

Assessment:

The assessment for Managing with Environmental Sustainability consists of a paper-based short answer question test.

Objectives:

  • Understand the strategic opportunities and constraints of Environmental Sustainability for organisations
  • Understand the importance of resource efficiency
  • Understand the impact of environmental sustainability across the value chain
  • Know the impacts of pollution, prevention, control and environmental legislation in Organisations
  • Know how employees can support environmental sustainability

Certification:

IEMA Certified

For further information about this course, please click here.

 

Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment (IEMA) Making the Transition to ISO 14001:2015

This course will provide an overview of the new requirements of ISO 14001:2015 to enable delegates to evaluate and implement changes and improve their organisation’s environmental management system. If you are ready to implement the ISO 14001:2015 standard in your organisation, this course will give you the tools to adapt to the updated standard. You will leave the course with the unique IEMA EMS Gap Analysis Tool.

Course Duration – 1 Day (7 Hours)

Course Cost – £250 plus VAT per delegate

Who should do this course:

This course will benefit those learners who have experience in implementing ISO 14001 EMS and will need to manage the transition to the updated standard.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understand the changes to ISO 14001:2015 and their intent
  • Indentify and plan actions to enable an organisation to conform to, and so realise the benefits of, the new requirements
  • Exclusive insight from IEMA for you to know and understand the updated ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management Standard
  • Each delegate issued with the unique IEMA EMS Gap Analysis Tool
  • Mapped to the Managerial Level of the IEMA Environmental Skills Map

Certification:

IEMA Certified

For further information about this course, please click here.


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