Who is the course for?
This eLearning course is aimed at individuals working in industrial sectors whose activities can impact the environment. The course is not designed specifically for those who have particular environmental responsibilities but provides a high-level overview of industrial environmental impacts.
Is previous experience required?
You do not need prior knowledge or experience to complete this course and it is assumed that you are competent in your designated role.
How will the course benefit me?
Every day, activities that you and your company carry out can affect the environment. This course will give you a basic understanding of the various types of industrial environmental impact and how these can be minimised, controlled or prevented.
The knowledge gained in this course will help you to become aware of the effect that your actions at work can have on the environment. The course also suggests ways in which you can play your part in reducing environmental impacts.
How will the course benefit my company?
By ensuring you are aware of the potential environmental impacts in your sector, you contribute to your company's obligation to protect the environment and operate responsibly. A reduction in incidents helps ensure regulatory compliance and protects your company's reputation.
What standards are referenced in the course?
This course does not refer to specific legislation or standards but is written to current HSE guidelines and industry best practice.
Is there an assessment?
Once you have completed the course, you will be asked a series of questions to check your knowledge and understanding. These are based on the learning objectives for the course and have a pass mark of 100% .