Is this course for you?

IWFM have partnered with IEMA, the global body for environment and sustainability professionals, to deliver courses specifically for workplace and facilities management professionals

The IEMA Pathways to Net Zero course gives a clear understanding of net zero, the policy surrounding it and best practice on response to the climate crisis.  

This course is ideally suited to Facilities Managers with a strategic and operational overview of environmental sustainability within an organisation. The course will give Workplace and Facilities Managers the knowledge to help their organisation work towards their net zero goals.  

It is advised that the delegate is in a practising role that will allow them to deeply understand the areas explored over the duration of the course. 

All individuals successfully completing the course and assessment will receive a certificate entitled ‘Pathways to Net Zero’.


What will you learn?

Upon completion of this course delegates will be able: 

  • explain what net zero is and related terms 

  • explain the risks and opportunities of net zero including on future business viability, reputation, supply chain vulnerabilities 

  • explain the business and environmental benefits of low-carbon goods and services 

  • explain the main principles of greenhouse gas accounting (including using activity data and emission factors) 

  • explain what carbon neutral means and its application for organisations, products and services 

  • explain how to establish science-based targets (methodologies) 

  • explain how to establish a net zero strategy (near- and long-term targets) 

How long is it for?

This is a two-day course.

How much will it cost?

Member: £475 + VAT
Non-Member: £525 +VAT

Delivery method

Live virtual training via zoom

Learn from a location that suits you.

In order to be part of our virtual training session, you will need:

  • Access to a computer (PC or Mac) which has a microphone and web cam included (or an additional microphone and web cam installed and set up)
  • A strong internet connection
  • A pair of headphones
  • A quiet area of your home where you can concentrate, uninterrupted

How is the course assessed?

The assessment for IEMA Pathways to Net Zero course consists of an online 20-question multiple-choice test. The test is completed through the IEMA assessment portal and candidates are sent a link upon registration to the assessment.


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