Enhancing & Maintaining an Environmental Management System (EMS)

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2 days
7,250 GBP excl. VAT
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Course description

Enhancing & Maintaining an Environmental Management System (EMS)

Build the practical skills and knowledge you need to develop or enhance an Environmental Management System (EMS) with this training course. Discover the actions, tools and techniques required to implement or improve an inherited EMS, including procedural and process information.


•Identify environmental aspects and impacts that create the baseline from which an EMS is created and developed
•Recognise cultural change and management issues, which play a role in the implementation process
•Establish the initial steps to be taken in developing an EMS
•Develop skills in the preparation of written procedures and required documentation
•Recognise the appropriate resources and capabilities necessary for maintaining an EMS


This course offers valuable day to day knowledge and skills essential to an efficient environmental management system.


Offering better value for money, they can be designed to closely match your specific requirements


Our course tutors are approved training providers, approved by the CQI and IRCA Certified training program. They are qualified and experienced with extensive practical knowledge across a wide range of commercial, institutional and industrial environments.

Suitability - Who should attend?

•People involved in planning and/or coordinating the implementation process for a system addressing environmental issues
•People who have been assigned the task of establishing or inheriting an EMS
•Decision makers in the implementation process
•Those wanting to understand the implementation process

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Delegates successfully completing the course will be awarded an SAI Global Certificate of attendance.

Training Course Content


• What is an EMS • How to implement and improve an EMS
• The ISO 14001 model and an ISO 14001:2015 Standard Revision Overview • Developing an Environmental policy
• Common features of an EMS • Identifying environmental risks
• Managing environmental improvement actions • Operational controls and emergency planning
• Training & communication • Developing and maintaining EMS documentation
• Monitoring, measuring and reporting • Auditing and management review
• Cultural change and implementation • Maintaining an EMS to achieve continual improvement

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IQMS - Professional training courses in auditing and quality management systems

Public and In-House Quality Management & Auditor Training Courses

IQMS has been specialising in the delivery of consultancy services, management systems training and auditor training courses for two decades. Throughout the years, the course training provider has expanded to deliver their public and in-house training programmes to many parts of...

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