NEBOSH Environmental Management Certificate - College SA

NEBOSH Environmental Management Certificate

Course Code: CO1241

This qualification is designed for anyone who has responsibilities for managing environmental issues as part of their work. The syllabus has been developed by the National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH) following extensive consultation with key stakeholders in the industry. It is an internationally recognised qualification, designed to be globally relevant and benefit companies in all industry sectors who are seeking to implement effective environmental management systems, increase positive environmental impacts, and reduce negative environmental impacts.

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Course fee


Monthly instalment option:

R1440 per month

Payment duration:

6 months

Study duration:

6 months

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Entry requirements

  • Grade 10
  • The ability to read and write in English
  • Learners must be at least 16 years of age

Accreditation information

Status: Accredited course

Type & reward: Optimi College Gold Status provider programme – certificate confirming course completion

Provided by: Optimi College

Minimum credits: N/A

What is included in the course fees?

  • Textbooks and study material
  • Courier fee
  • Webinars and workshops
  • Examination preparation and case studies

Textbook costs included!

Textbooks can be extremely expensive and some institutions do not include it in the course fee. Not at College SA! Our study material and textbooks are included in the total course price, so you do not have to worry about sourcing your own textbooks. We will send you all the necessary study material to complete the course.

Course subjects covered

  • Unit EMC1: Environmental management
  • Unit EMC2: Assessing environmental aspects and associated impacts

Course starting dates

Our NEBOSH qualifications are offered in cohorts and students are encouraged to join the next available cohort in the month following their registration date. - Nebosh EMC1/2 - Cohort 4 2023/05/02 00:00 Tuesday - Nebosh EMC1/2 - Cohort 5 2023/07/03 00:00 Monday - Nebosh EMC1/2 - Cohort 6 2023/09/04 00:00 Monday

Assessment information

The EMC has two unit assessments and learners must achieve a ‘Pass’ in both units to be awarded the qualification. Learners will have five years to complete their qualification. The five-year period starts from the date that they pass their first successful unit. Any unit that is five or more years old will not count towards the qualification and a learner will need to retake this unit if they still want to complete the qualification.

Assessment Assessment Type
Unit EMC1 Open book examination
Unit EMC2 Practical application

Exam information

Unit EMC1 is an open book examination that is conducted online. Learners will have a 24-hour window in which to download the examination paper, complete their answers and then upload their answer sheets.

Entry Requirements

Grade 9

Grade 9 passed, with Mathematics (40% and above) and Physical Science (30% and above)


Completion of bridging course (if you don’t have Grade 9 pass), with Mathematics (40% and above) and Physical Science (30% and above)


You must be at least
16 years old


The ability to read and
write in English

Internet access

You will need access to the internet via a computer