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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 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


Who should attend?


The ISO 14001 Foundation training course is intended for:

  • 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


Learning objectives


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


Course agenda DURATION: 2 DAYS


  • Day 1: Introduction to environmental management, EMS, and clause 4-6 of ISO 14001
  • Day 2: Clauses 7-10 of ISO 14001 and certification exam




  • There are no prerequisites to participate in this training course.


Examination DURATION: 1 HOUR


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


For more information about exam details, please visit Examination Rules and Policies




Upon the successful completion of the exam, you can apply for the credential shown on the table below. For more information about ISO 14001 certifications and the PECB certification process, please visit the Certification Rules and Policies.

ISO 14001 Foundation

$420.00 Regular Price
$210.00Sale Price
  • Become acquainted with the best practices of Environmental Management Systems (EMS) based on ISO 14001

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