You’ve got the knowledge, but how do you turn that into an exciting career that makes a difference? Click to find out how IEMA Associate status is your key.
Different people like to learn in different ways which is why we offer two routes to achieving your AIEMA. If you already have the appropriate environment and sustainability knowledge then the direct route allows you to register for the exam with IEMA. If however you prefer a course that is delivered either in a classroom or through e-learning there is an approach to learning that works for you via an IEMA approved training partner.
How to achieve
- Via the Certified ‘Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management’ course.
- Via the Direct Study route, whereby you undertake the assessment having completed your own research and learning.
How to renew
- If you're an existing Associate member looking to renew online, please first log into the website, go to your MyIEMA area, and then click on the 'Invoices' tab in order to select and pay off your renewal invoice.
IEMA Certified Course
We can prepare you with everything you need to know with our Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management. This course provides a great way for you to get a foothold and demonstrate your competence in this kind of work. Delivered either in a classroom or through e-learning there is an approach to learning that works for you. Find out more about the course and how you can book.
*please note that fees may differ from quoted depending on Training Partner
IEMA Direct Study
If you already have the appropriate environment and sustainability knowledge you can register for the exam directly with IEMA. The exam is available every month. The online multiple choice exam will take one hour and you can choose either an environment or sustainability version.
If within the last three years you have completed the IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management course, then you will be eligible to fast-track your application. When you apply, you’ll need to select that you are eligible to fast-track and upload a valid copy of your course certificate that falls within this timeframe.
Click here to complete the application form to register with us directly.
Click here to download the 2022 IEMA Exam Schedule
Click here to download the 2023 IEMA Exam Schedule
Click here to download the new standard which contains the learning outcomes, assessment criteria and prescribed content that you will need to know.
Exam Practice Questions
Click here to download practice questions for the Associate Exam (Environment version)
Click here to download practice questions for the Associate Exam (Sustainability version)
Associate membership renewal:
Renewing your AIEMA could not be easier. Simply log into MyIEMA, view and pay your invoice via the 'Invoices' tab, and confirm that you are continuing to adhere to your CPD commitment. You will then be able to carry on accessing all of your membership benefits
If you do need any assistance with your membership or your annual renewal, email us today.