How organizations manage their environmental affairs is guided by the International Organization for Standardization's series of international environmental management standards, which were completely revised in 2004. This course will describe how the standards help organizations improve their due diligence and environmental citizenship. It will also provide a practical guide to designing and implementing an environmental management system in any organization.
Formerly: BMC 130 - ISO 14000: Environmental Management Systems and Standards
By completion of this course, successful students will be able to:
- the principles of systematic environmental management
- related ISO and other international standards
- how an environmental management system actually works in an organization
- how to develop and implement an environmental management system