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ISO 14001 Foundation Environmental Management

Course Code

ISO 14001-F

Course Category

ISO Standards

Learning Mode



Yes (Optional)

Course Material

Downloadable Manual

PECB Certified ISO 14001 Foundation Environmental Management

Become familiar with the fundamental concepts and principles of environmental management,
learn the best practices for the effective implementation and maintenance of the environmental
management system, and obtain an overview of the requirements of ISO 14001

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 Certified ISO 14001 Foundation” credential. 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

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Learning Objectives & Outline

ISO 14001 Foundation Environmental Management

This training course enables you to:

  • Understand the basic environmental management concepts, definitions, and approaches

  • Get acquainted with the ISO 14001 requirements for an environmental management system

  • Develop a general understanding of how ISO 14001 requirements could be applied in an organization


  • Module 1 - Introduction to environmental management, EMS, and clause 4-6 of ISO 14001

  • Module 2 - Clauses 7-10 of ISO 14001 


ISO 14001 Foundation Environmental Management

The PECB Certified ISO 14001 Foundation exam fully meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Program (ECP). 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

Who Should Take this Course

PECB Certified ISO 14001 Foundation Environmental Management

The ISO 14001 Foundation training course is intended for:

  • Managers/consultants seeking to get acquainted with thebasic 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

General Informatio

  • Training material containing over 200 pages of information and practical examples will be distributed

  • A participation certificate of 14 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) credits will be issued


Enrollment & Payment


  • Registration and payment for this training course is a prerequisite to participation.

  • Upon payment, you will receive an "Invitation to create a PECB account" from PECB (Professional Evaluation and Certification Board), the global accreditation body for this course of study. This will allow you to set up your account with the requisite pass codes for access to the learning portal.  

  • Once completed your application will be processed within a maximum of two working days, after which you will receive notification by email with confirmation of finalization of registration to access the portal and commence this course of study. 

  • In accordance with exchange requirements, billings are done in Barbados dollars which exchange at a rate of Barbados $2 to every US$1.

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