Level 5 Diploma in Environmental Management


Course Description

Level 5 Certificate in Environmental Management aims to equip learners with the understanding of Environmental management and its strategies, environmental management systems and also about the importance of these systems in different countries. Learners will be able to know about the complete system of environment also by knowing the role of ISO Standards in an Environmental system, to know about the legal importance of Environmental system and Environmental Policy. Learners will be able to understand the importance of a policy and will also be able to develop an Environmental Policy. Most importantly learners will be able to perform Environmental Research after knowing about the ways to conduct research.

At the end of this program, the participants will be able to:

  • Understand Environmental Management strategies
  • Understand that how to apply key UK environmental legislation
  • Understand the concept of Environment
  • Know about the legal importance of Environmental system
  • Understand the concept of Environmental system
  • Understand about the Environmental Policy
  • Be able to know about the requirements of an Environmental Policy
  • Be able to develop an Environmental Policy
  • Understand the concept of environmental research
  • Be able to design and implement a research report
  • Understand the importance of Conversation Management System
  • Understand about the Geographical information systems.
  • Understand the principles and techniques used to acquire and manage geographic data
  • Be able to implement a range of geographic information systems (GIS) analysis tools.


The Level 5 Certificate in Environmental Management consists of 8 Mandatory units making a combined total of 30 credits, 300 hours Total Qualification Time (TQT) and 150 Guided Learning Hours (GLH) for the completed qualification

Mandatory Units Credit GLH TQT
Unit 1. Environmental Management 4 20 40
Unit 2. Global Environmental Issues 6 30 60
Unit 3. Environmental Law 3 15 30
Unit 4. Environmental Policy 3 15 30
Unit 5. Research Design and Methodology 4 20 40
Unit 6. Freshwater Ecology 3 15 30
Unit 7. Conservation Biology 4 20 40
Unit 8. Geographic Information Systems 3 15 30


TQT: Represents the number of notional hours expected as required to complete a qualification.
GLH: Represents the number of hours a trainer is available to teach and supervise the learner working on a qualification.
Credit: : Represents the number of credits which may be awarded to a learner to successfully complete the qualification

* One credit is equal to the 10 hours of TQT.

Assessment Criteria:

The qualification assessment criteria is assignment based, but to achieve a pass, the learner must fulfill all the learning requirements of each unit, and at the end of every unit an interview will be conducted as an evidence to ensure that the work truly belongs to the learner.

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