SGS Academy - Environmental Legislation and Compliance Training

Course Location Manchester
Cost £315
Type of course in situ
Course provider SGS Academy
Available dates for this course

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The course is supported with up-to-date notes covering major legislation and also information on how to find out more. Tutors develop ideas of the application of law using a series of scenario-based case studies. Ideal for those with responsibility for identifying existing or forthcoming legislation, or looking to implement an EMS to meet the requirements of ISO 14001.


This course takes a practical approach to legislative compliance and how it can be managed within an environmental management system. The course covers a range of environmental legislation; the application of legal requirements; assessing legal compliance; and maintaining a legal register.

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

- develop an understanding of the principal requirements of UK and EU environmental legislation

- outline the implications for organisations seeking to comply with legislation

- increase awareness of the key concepts of Law, including strict and personal liability

- develop a practical understanding of the requirements of ISO 14001 in relation to identifying and complying with relevant legislation

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