Module Objectives

Participants to understand the role of an Environmental Policy in achieving an organisation’s environmental goals.

Mission 1

Description

Mission 1 is designed to introduce participants to the concept of Environmental Policy and how it links with an Environmental Management System.

Learning objectives

Participants will:

  • Define the term Environmental Policy.
  • Learn the purpose and need of formulating an Environmental policy.
  • Review the ISO 14001 Environmental Policy requirements as a best case example.
  • Review the benefits of formulating an Environmental Policy.

Learning outcomes

Participants will be able to:

  • Define the term Environmental Policy.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of EMS terminology and Environmental Policy requirements.
  • Discuss the benefits of an Environmental Policy for the organisation.

Duration: 1/2 hour

Mission 2

Description

Mission 2 is designed to provide guidance to participants how to draft and communicate an Environmental Policy Statement.

Learning objectives

Participants will:

  • Learn what to write in an Environmental Policy statement.
  • Learn how to write an Environmental Policy statement.
  • Review examples how to communicate the Environmental Policy statement to target audiences.
  • Review a sample Environmental Policy statement.

Learning outcomes

Participants will be able to:

  • Formulate an effective Environmental Policy statement.
  • Select appropriate channels to communicate an Environmental Policy statement to target audiences.

Duration: 1/2 hour

Mission 3

Description

Mission 3 is a quiz section of variable difficulty. Participants compete against each other to improve their score, win badges and rise on the scoreboard and leaderboard tables.

Learning objectives

Participants will:

  • Test their knowledge and skills based on the learning objectives of Mission 1 and Mission 2.

Learning outcomes

Participants will be able to:

  • Assess their competences in effective Environmental Policy statement formulation.

Duration: 1/2 hour