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Environmental Training


Cut your waste disposal costs

Make sure you have the knowledge and tools to deal with environmental challenges effectively by taking advantage of high-quality training..

Local accredited providers ECUS Ltd and Aspects International provide dynamic, fast-paced and interactive accredited training to help you minimise your environmental impacts and reduce costs.

Currently available courses ( click the links below for course outlines / overviews):

ISO 14001 in 1 Day (Environmental Management Systems)
• IEMA Approved EMS Implementation
• IEMA Approved Internal Auditor

• IEMA Approved Carbon Footprint Management

• IEMA Approved Foundation Course in Environmental Auditing

• IEMA Approved Lead Environmental Auditor

• CIWM Waste Awareness Certificate

• CIWM Waste Awareness Certificate for Construction
• ISO 50001 Energy Management Training
• IRCA Certified 9001 Quality Management Systems Internal Auditor

Current scheduled courses are listed below. If you're interested in a course not scheduled at present, please contact us to find out when this course will next be available. All courses can be booked online here.

If you have any questions please call Sam on 01274 206664.

We are can offer in-house training - if you wish to train a whole team, this may work out more cost effective than attending an external course. To find out more please call Sam on 01274 206664.

Read what other have to say about our training (testimonials).

 

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18th - 20th September - IEMA Accredited EMS Implementation

Are you under pressure from suppliers or buyers to have an Environmental Management System? 

This course will help give you the confidence, information and tools to implement an EMS system which would meet the requirements of ISO14001:2004 or BS8555.   Attending will build and refresh your understanding of the steps you need to take to build a solid EMS system.  ems jigsaw

The course will cover:

- Identifying the environmental impacts of your business
- Managing Environmental Legislation
- EMS Scoping & Policy
- Creating a register of Environmental Aspects
- Setting & Monitoring Objectives & Targets
- Emergency Planning
- Internal Auditing
- System Documentation
- Practical Exercises

The course will be delivered through high quality presentations and interactive practical exercises. 

Successful completion of the course and exam/project will gain you CPD points towards becoming an approved IEMA auditor.

Download a full course synopsis here.
This course is being organised by BBEF; it will be delivered by experts from ECUS Ltd.

Price: £675 for BBEF Members; £695 for non-members.

Book your place online here.

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17th October - Waste Awareness Certificate. Accredited by the Chartered Institute of Waste Management

On average, waste disposal costs businesses 4.5% of turnover*.  Disposal costs are increasing and companies can be fined up to £50,000 for infringing waste regulations.  Waste reduction techniques can save you 1%* of turnover.

This one day course will teach youad

- Your legal responsibilities for waste & how to deal with waste safely
- How to conduct a waste audit to identify cost savings
- How to reduce, reuse and recycle waste
- About disposal routes for remaining wastes

Who should attend?

- Shop floor workers
- Mmanagers – particularly facilities managers
- Those responsible for waste including office staff, cleaners and contractors

This is a foundation level certificate, applicable to almost every type of company.
It requires no prior knowledge.  

A one day course - £200 for BBEF members (£215 for non members)

Download a full course synopsis here.

This course is being organised by BBEF; it will be delivered by experts from ECUS Ltd.

Book your place online here.

*Envirowise figures

13th - 15th November - IEMA Accredited Interal EMS Auditing

This course provides the tools & training to equip someone to effectively internally audit an EMS to the requirements of ISO 14001:2004 and BS8555. checklist

No previous auditing experience is required.

The course covers:

• How to handle an audit & a mock audit
• The requirements of 14001, & assessing environmental aspects and impacts
• Waste, water, air, nuisance, contaminated land and biodiversity
• Auditing waste & waste record keeping

Price: £675 per. delegate (£695 for BBEF members)

Download a full course synopsis here.

This course is being organised by BBEF; it will be delivered by experts from ECUS Ltd.

Book your place online here.