The Environmental Awareness course is ideal for those looking to update their knowledge on the Environmental Protection Act and current best practice. Polluting the environment can carry extreme penalties and fines that are far greater than health and safety offences, therefore being up to date and compliant with current legislation is essential.
Environmental issues such as global warming have meant that it is essential for companies to educate their workforce on environmental awareness. Additionally there are severe penalties for companies who neglect their environmental responsibility.
Awareness and compliance can only be achieved if the workforce in its entirety is committed and supporting the business. This can be achieved through the environmental awareness course. It helps all staff realise the need for environmental awareness and an understanding of the aims of the company.
This Environmental Awareness course is designed to provide the learner with essential understanding of the environment and the knowledge of how to apply this information in the workplace.
On completion of the module learners will be able to demonstrate understanding of:-