Environmental Sustainability (IEMA) (0271)

Last Updated: 18 Jan 2017
These knowledge based qualifications, in partnership with the Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment (IEMA), are aimed at organisations that wish to provide environmental awareness across their organisation or for individuals who wish to learn more about sustainability skills.
For further information about the All Jobs Greener initiative, visit the IEMA website.

You can also view case studies from BAE Systems and Royal Mail.
Available to deliver in the following:
  • England
  • Wales
  • Scotland
  • Northern Ireland

Interested in delivering this qualification?

Find out more about how to become an approved City & Guilds centre or fill out our online customer application form

General Information

What Is Involved In Studying This Course?

The qualifications at Level 2 are ideal for those who wish to raise their environmental awareness and sustainability skills. You will learn in the classroom and complete a multiple choice test for the Level 2.

The Level 4 is aimed at those implementing and managing sustainability initiatives and complete a short answer paper and a report.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

These qualifications provide an introduction to environmental management and sustainability.

Learners can also choose to take the following related qualifications : 
  • City & Guilds Level 2 Award in the Principles of Carbon Management (0674)
  • Resource Efficiency (7530) 
  • ILM Awards, Certificates and Diplomas in Leadership and Management www.i-l-m.com

What Is Involved With Delivering This Course?

To deliver the course you will need qualified assessors to carry out the training and assessment. In addition the trainers will be required to demonstrate membership of IEMA or equivalent. You can train internal members of staff or recruit specially.

The course is classroom based so no specific facilities are required. You can use your own in house trainers or we can supply an occupationally competent trainer to support delivery (See handbook for more details).

The Level 2 is a 1 day course including a Multiple Choice test and the Level 4 is a 2 day course plus a short answer paper and a report. 

The Level 6 is approximately 6 hours; with no assessment (The Level 6 is not a qualification).

Level 2

The Level 2 are ideal for those who wish to raise their environmental awareness and sustainability skills.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

This qualification provides an introduction to environmental management and sustainability.

Learners can also choose to take the following related qualifications :
  • City & Guilds Level 2 Award in the Principles of Carbon Management (0674)
  • Resource Efficiency (7530)

Level 2 IEMA Working with environmental sustainability (0271-01)

Last Registration Date: 30 Apr 2018

Level 2 IEMA Working with environmental sustainability

  • Accreditation No: Data unavailable This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Data unavailable This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data unavailable Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 7 - 7 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Data unavailable
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/04/2020 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 4

The Level 4 is aimed at those implementing and managing sustainability initiatives.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

This qualification provides an introduction to environmental management and sustainability.

Learners can also choose to take the following related qualifications : 
  • City & Guilds Level 2 Award in the Principles of Carbon Management (0674)
  • Resource Efficiency (7530)
  • ILM Awards, Certificates and Diplomas in Leadership and Management www.i-l-m.com

Level 4 IEMA Managing environmental sustainability (0271-02)

Last Registration Date: 30 Apr 2018

Level 4 IEMA Managing Environmental Sustainability

  • Accreditation No: Data unavailable This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Data unavailable This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data unavailable Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 14 - 14 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Data unavailable
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/04/2021 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Here you can find all documents related to this suite of qualifications.

By clicking on the section headings below, you can access a variety of documents such as the qualification handbooks and assessment materials, Statements of Purpose, and recognition letters from industry and employers.

Some documents may be password protected. Passwords can be retrieved by logging in to WalledGarden.com and visiting the Administration section of the relevant qualification catalogue page.

Interested in delivering this qualification?

Find out more about how to become an approved City & Guilds centre or fill out our online customer application form

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