Local Environmental Management (Street Scene)

Course Location Various - please contact for details.
Cost £450
Type of course in situ
Online booking
Course provider Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM)
Available dates for this course

Please contact Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM) directly for a current list of course dates

Do you need an understanding of local environmental management?This course delivers a comprehensive overview of the policy drivers, regulatory framework,roles and responsibilities, and control mechanisms for local environmental management.

What’s in it for me?
By the end of this course you will:

• Understand the aspects of waste management that influence
local environmental quality (LEQ) and the obligations
of industry and local authorities in protecting the local
environment through good waste management practice
• Understand the policy context, legislative drivers and formal
roles and responsibilities both in the public and private sectors
• Have knowledge of the key regulations, responsibilities,
approaches and control mechanisms for maintaining and
enhancing LEQ
• Appreciate the obligations, powers and approaches from the
perspective of both the private and public sector
• Review your personal role and responsibilities within the street
scene context and consider the importance of interactions
between the different parties involved in maintaining LEQ
• Appreciate the range of factors that affect the local environment
• Understand the mechanism of regulation and enforcement, covering specific provisions relevant to both the public
and private sectors, covering both existing powers and new provisions under the Clean Neighbourhoods and
Environment Act 2005 and the Anti-Social Behaviour Act 2003
• Appreciate some of the more challenging issues for environmental managers, including community interactions, proportional enforcement, public-private partnerships and voluntary agreements and conflicts between enforcement targets and waste crime prevention
• A framework for identifying positive actions to take back to
your workplace.

Who should attend:

Local authority street scene managers/supervisors and those who are responsible for environmental management of private facilities e.g retail parks, office complexes, colleges etc.

Course Content:

The course provides a combination of presentations, discussions and workshops covering the following issues from both local authority and private facilities perspectives:

• Overview of local environmental management
• Factors that effect Local Environmental Quality
• Strategic and Legislative framework
• Stakeholders
• Roles, Duties and Responsibilities
• Maintaining Local Environmental quality
• Services / monitoring
• Stakeholder engagement
• Regulation and enforcement
• H&S issues

Structured Learning and Development Scheme and CPD:

This course provides 1 days towards CIWM’s Structured Learning and Development Scheme, or 6 hours CPD.

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Northamptonshire
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United Kingdom
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