We are pleased to announce that for a limited time we are now able to offer our courses FREE of charge for Welsh businesses.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions we are unable to teach face-to-face at the moment, however, we do have our Corrosion and Coatings Technology course available on line with more courses in development. Please register your interest online or sign up to our mailing list to stay updated with which courses are available to study from home

Environmental Impact and Sustainability

This course provides an outline of current environmental legislation and the influence industry has on the environment.

Technical Course

£300 per person

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Who should attend?

Suitable for anyone wishing to gain an understanding of environmental impact and legislation.
Attendees do not need to have any formal qualifications or knowledge of welding, but will require some technical knowledge.

Course Benefits
  • Practical guidance on how to obtain environmental permits.
  • Guidance on setting up an environmental management system, ensuring compliance with ISO14001
  • An understanding of the role technology can play in reducing environmental impact.
  • Potential to reduce costs and improve company image.
Course programme
  • A review of environmental issues, and their impact on health, resources, and energy policy.
  • Environmental legislation relevant to industry.
  • The impact of environmental taxation.
  • How to obtain environmental permits.
  • Guidance on how to set up an effective environmental management system.
  • An outline of the role that current technological developments are having on reducing environmental damage.
  • A description of a number of major RD&T initiatives.
2 hour written exam.
Day 1: Wednesday 9th October
Day 2: Thursday 10th October
Day 3: Friday 11th October
Date of assessment to be confirmed with attendee.

Newtown College