PECB ISO 14001 Foundation

Why should you attend?

The PECB Certified ISO 14001 Foundation training course presents the basic information on the concepts of environmental management and an overview of the ISO 14001 requirements. By participating in this training course, you will be able to understand the different aspects of an EMS, including the environmental policy, operational controls, performance measurements, management commitment, internal audit, management review, and continual improvement.

The successful completion of the training course is followed by an exam. If you pass the exam, you can apply for the “PECB Certificate Holder in ISO 14001 Foundation” certificate. An internationally recognized “PECB ISO 14001 Foundation” certificate validates your professional capabilities and demonstrates your ability to take part in an implementation project of an EMS based on ISO 14001.

Who should attend?

  • Managers/consultants seeking to get acquainted with the basic concepts of environmental management
  • Individuals aiming to transform their organizations into more sustainable and environmentally-conscious entities
  • Individuals interested in getting acquainted with the main requirements of ISO 14001 for an environmental safety management system
  • Individuals interested in pursuing a career in environmental management

Course agenda

DAY 1 | Introduction to environmental management, EMS, and clause 4-6 of ISO 14001

DAY 2 | Clauses 7-10 of ISO 14001 and certificate exam

Training materials

The participant will receive a training material containing more than 200 pages of information and practical examples in electronic form via the KATE app. As part of the full-time course, the participant will also receive printed training materials.

Examination

The exam fully meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certificate Programme. It covers the following competency domains:

  • DOMAIN 1 | Fundamental principles and concepts of environmental management and environmental management systems
  • DOMAIN 2 | ISO 14001 requirements for an environmental management system – Clauses 4 to 10

The exam consists of 40 multiple-choice questions (a, b, c) and is closed book, i.e. no materials can be used. The exam takes 1 hour and can be taken online or in person. If you do not pass the exam, you can retake it free of charge within 12 months.

For specific information about exam type, languages available, and other details, please visit the List of PECB Exams and the Examination Rules and Policies.

Price information

Price includes course participation, electronic training materials, exam and PECB certification fees. In addition, the price of the full-time course includes a printed copy of the training material, lunch on the training days and refreshments.

Certification

After successfully completing the exam, you can apply for the credential shown on the table below. 

The certificate requirements for the ISO 14001 Foundation are:

Information about the course

Course Duration: 2 days
Exam: Yes
Exam Duration: 1 hour
Retake Exam: Free

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