Specialist Diploma in Corporate Environmental Planning

Start date: 04 January 2020

Duration: 2 Semesters January 2020 to December 2020

Location: NUI Galway

Certificate: Level 8

Cost: €1,085 Members Non Members: €2,170 Membership to Next Level Skillnet is free and easy to arrange - contact sue@nextlevel.ie

Programme overview

Developed with Skillnet Ireland Funding under their Future Skills Needs Funding Programme, this new Course from NUI Galway and Next Level Skillnet focuses on Resource Efficiency and Environmental Opportunities in Business and Industry.

How does a company become a member of Next Level Skillnet and avail in funding for this programme?

Becoming a member of our network couldn’t be easier, there is no membership fee and the only criteria we have are: -

• that the company is not a public-sector company
• company must either be paying employee’s fees directly or if the employee is paying their fees they should be being reimbursed.

About the Programme

This is a new practice based course developed by NUI Galway and Next Level Skillnet. The Course will run from January 2020 to December 2020 and will be delivered by a combination of Saturday workshops every 4 weeks, online lectures and learning activities, eBooks and other digital resources and printed module guides.  Each module will be individually assessed by assignments completed throughout the semester, the major assignment for each module will be the development of a plan for the participant’s workplace.

Who is the course for

Applicants must have a Level 7 award of no less than 90 ECTS.


Modules include:

Environmental Science

Energy Management

Environmental Legislation and Compliance

The Lean Organisation and Technology

Environmental Management for Organisations

Environmental Leadership in Organisations

Further Details on course modules can be found by Clicking Here


Training Provider Profile

The National University of Ireland Galway is located in the city of Galway in Ireland. A third-level teaching and research institution, the University has been awarded the full five QS stars for excellence, and is ranked among the top 1 per cent of universities according to the 2018 QS World University Rankings.


Specialist Diploma in Corporate Environmental Planning