ISO 14001 Environmental Management System Awareness


The international standard ISO 14001 Environmental Management System provides an excellent model for any organisation seeking a systematic way to manage environmental aspects or to meet defined environmental policies.

An effective environmental management system can help an organisation enhance its reputation and image, comply with regulatory obligations, fulfil the requirements of customers; as well as to reduce liabilities, increase productivity and profitability.

The web learning course is designed for individuals who want to learn at their own pace at the comfort of their own home or office.  It is also suitable for organisations who would like its staff to learn within the vicinity of the workplace.

The course is designed in a series of short lessons and end with a test at the end of learning to gauge understanding. The course can be completed in 4 hours straight or over a period of time.  We recommend not to exceed a day so that participants do not lose the learning momentum.

This course has been developed by professional with practical application of ISO 14001 Environmental Management System.  Examples provided covers many sectors, including service and manufacturing sectors.
 
This programme aims to equip the participant with:
•    Understanding of the definition of environment
•    Knowledge of the current environmental problems and how to protect the environment
•    Understanding on the external & internal pressure on industry towards environmental protection
•    Knowledge on the organisation commitment in achieving environmental objectives
•    Knowledge of the basic principles of environmental management system standard
•    Practical approaches to identify the environmental aspects of their company’s activities, products and services, as well as the operational control in removing and mitigating the impact of aspects

 

The course is divided into 5 sessions.  Each of the last two sessions has a test at the end. To ease access, each session is recommended to be completed in one seating of as tabulated in the table below. Recommended duration to complete this course is 4 hours.

Session

Title

Duration (minutes)

Test

(minutes)

0

Course Introduction

15

None

1

Introduction to Environment

40

None

2

Organization Commitment

40

None

3

What is ISO 14001?

65

15

4

Environmental Aspect , Impact & Control

50

15

 

 

For smooth learning experience, learners are advised to

  • Ensure high speed of internet broadband connection.
  • Preferable web browser is Mozilla Firefox with a flash player plug-in. 
  • Deactivate pop-up blockers when launching e-learning courses. Your firewall setting may block your access.
  • Get ready a copy of the ISO 14001 standard.
  • Download the e-workbook before course commencement.
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