Course Description

CIEH Introduction to Environmental Awareness

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CIEH Introduction to Environmental Awareness


The Introduction to Environmental Awareness course is designed to help individuals understand on how to make their workplace more sustainable and environmentally friendly. The course will give learners a comprehensive understanding of environmental awareness and its issues. If you work in any industry and sector, the course will allow you to understand how environmental issues can impact businesses. Learn why businesses should keep environmental issues at the forefront. It benefits the workplace greatly and will advance business objectives when awareness in environmental issues is made known.

Learn a wide range of topics covered in the Introduction to Environmental Awareness course which include the environmental management system, how to safely manage waste and pollution, key environmental issues environmental aspects and personal social responsibility. The course will give learners an in-depth understanding of highlighting environmental awareness and issues within an organisation.

The Environmental Protection Act was first introduced in 1990 on how to handle and dispose waste and deal with it in the appropriate manner. Individuals will gain a thorough understanding of this in the Introduction to Environmental Awareness course. It is a highly recognised academic qualification that will enhance the individual’s career opportunities and advance in their educational knowledge.

Course Curriculum Total Units : 24
1: Environmental Impacts
1.1 Introduction
1.2 Defining ‘environment’
1.3 Key environmental issues
1.4 Resource depletion
1.5 Pollution
1.6 Climate change
1.7 Water pollution
1.8 Land pollution
1.9 Statutory nuisance
1.10 Sustainability
1.11 Module summary
2: Environmental Aspects
2.1 Introduction
2.2 Corporate social responsibility
2.3 Identifying aspects and impacts
2.4 Monitoring
2.5 Business benefits
2.6 Module summary
3: Personal Social Responsibility
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Carbon foot printing
3.3 Reducing energy consumption
3.4 You as a customer
3.5 Managing water
3.6 Recycling
3.7 Module summary

What will I learn?

Understand environmental issues of today and the causes behind them.
Gain an understanding of environmental laws and directives.
Learn about the problems of pollution and how it can be prevented.
Businesses can impact the environment and they must learn to improve in ways to have a positive impact.
Learn correct and safe waste management procedures.
Understand that transport can impact the environment and the changes that need to be made.
Learn why your business needs an environmental management system.

Access Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

Who is this Course aimed at?

Employees, workers
Anyone who wants to further advance their knowledge in environmental awareness

Method of Assessment

At the end of the Introduction to Environmental Awareness you will be evaluated through an online multiple choice exam. In order to complete this program successfully and gain your professional qualification.


Those who successfully complete the course will be awarded the Introduction to Environmental Awareness by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health. It will make you valuable to employers, and your motivation at gaining new skills will be recognised.

Awarding Body

CIEH (The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health) has been supporting professionals since 1883 and an awarding body for the environmental health sector. CIEH has been instrumental in developing several environmental standards in the public and health sectors contributing greatly to the overall wellbeing on a global scale. They set a high standard of improving public health and influencing policy. They provide educational opportunities and training for environmental health professionals working across the public and private sectors. It is with a vision to provide and support a healthier, cleaner and safer environment for all.

Other Benefits

Written and designed by the industry’s finest expert instructors with over 15 years of experience
Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
Gain access to quality video tutorials
Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
Save time and money on travel
Learn at your convenience and leisure
Eligible for a TOTUM discount card
Free Career Support Service
25% Discount on personal Statement and covering letter writing service
Free Access to Over 150 courses for 2 days (48 hours)
Free access to course before you purchase (For selected courses only)

College Name 1 Training
Course Category Environment and Energy Management, Health & Safety, Health & Safety
Course Location Dublin, Ireland
Course Fee 25
Entry Requirements The course is suitable for all levels of employees and managers Anyone with an interest in environmental awareness
Career Path Environmental Manager – £36,731 per annum Environmental Consultant – £24,920 annum Others jobs you can get Environmental Officer Environmental Coordinator
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