Discover the skills & knowledge for a sustainable profession

The world changes when inspiring and passionate people are enabled to innovate. We exist to support anyone with environment and sustainability responsibilities to upskill so they can achieve their personal and organisational goals. Our huge range of learning and development options – both formal and informal – are tailor made for you.

Skills map

The environment and sustainability profession is as fast moving as it is diverse. Staying up to date can feel overwhelming. Don’t worry; the IEMA Skills Map helps you find out what you need to know, how to learn about it and what skills and knowledge will be expected of you as your career progresses.


Your journey to transforming the world to sustainability starts with you. Keeping your knowledge and skills current can be a challenge, but we’re here to help.

Extend your expertise and nurture your knowledge with an IEMA training programme. Whatever your understanding and whatever your goal, you can choose from a variety of courses tailored to suit your individual needs.

Explore your options and find your next training course here.


The power of our profession lies in the continued learning of each and every member, and how they use their knowledge to make an impact. We’re here to support and deliver new learning opportunities across the membership, and help members plan, find, track and maximise the value of their development along the way. Check the Benefits Map to find the links to your learning opportunity.

Upskill your team

Upskilling your staff is vital to driving competitiveness, productivity, resilience and growth in your organisation against the current perfect storm of sustainability and climate threats. Our range of training courses are tailor made to equip your staff with the right knowledge and skills to boost their learning. When you have skilled people across the business, you achieve your environment and sustainability goals.