This certificate of credit can act as an ideal form of CPD for those working in sustainability and environmental management. It will provide you with an understanding of major environmental management tools, and enable you to work within a multi-disciplinary team to apply them.

Options for further CPD

It is important for environmental professionals and practitioners to stay up to date with the latest trends and developments within the industry through continued professional development.

Those looking to further enhance their CPD within sustainability and environmental management can continue their learning with another one of our Sustainability and Environmental Certificate of Credit standalone modules:

Progress onto a Masters degree

The 20 credits at Level 7 gained from this Certificate of Credit can be transferred as RPL (recognition of prior learning) onto a relevant Master’s degree subject to meeting all other admission criteria.

The 20 credits from this standalone module can be used towards module exemptions onto our online MSc Sustainability and Environmental Management.

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Whilst you are a student at the University of Derby, and for 3 years after you graduate, our Careers and Employment Service can assist you with job search advice, CV creation, workshops and events, as well as one-to-one appointments with employment advisers to help with career planning and interview preparation.