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IEMA aim to transform the world to sustainability through developing the environmental sustainability skills and knowledge of professionals across all sectors. Environmental sustainability is relevant to all organisations and every professional should have some knowledge of environmental sustainability in order to help them do their job better and ensure their organisation is making positive steps towards their sustainability strategy.
IEMA offer a wide range of support through the medium of education and training in order to support individuals make changes in their organisations from developing an appropriate sustainability strategy, training environmental sustainability professionals and guidance and training on specialist topics such as carbon reporting.
If your organisation is just starting out on the sustainability journey, we can help you along the way. IEMA’s Environmental Sustainability for the Workplace suite can help organisations implement change.
If you have recently been given the responsibility of environmental sustainability and feel you need some help to get started, the IEMA There’s a whole new world of opportunity for environment and sustainability professionals and this is your way in. Associate (AIEMA) membership is the entry point for those building a career in environment and sustainability. The Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management is a great way to get the knowledge you need to do your job better. The drive towards sustainability has opened up new professional avenues across all sectors. If you’re looking to start out or make a change in your career and have real work experience to share, then Associate membership of IEMA is your gateway into the profession. We can prepare you with everything you need to know with our Foundation Certificate training course, this is a great way to get a foothold and enhance your skills and knowledge in this kind of work. The course covers a wide range of environmental, sustainability and governance principles to give you an understanding of the breadth of the sustainability agenda and the management tools and skills you’ll need when working within this area.
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Professional development is key if you are looking to pursue a successful career. As legislation, technology and ways of working change you need to ensure that your skills and knowledge are up to date. IEMA regards education is a lifelong process and will continue to work with our partners and membership to create educational tools and training to develop the profession further.