Waste Smart Certificate


Price is per online user of this course. EU applicable tax added.

This CIWM (Chartered Institution of Wastes Management) certificated foundation course is aimed at anyone who generates, handles or manages waste within their organisation. The eLearning will provide you with the knowledge and understanding necessary to make astute and efficient waste-related decisions, whilst increasing sustainability and improving performance.

The course takes approximately 3 hours to complete.

See below for further information.

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Course Aims

The course will provide you with the knowledge and understanding to:

  • Prevent wastes arising from workplace activities
  • Contribute to improving the management of wastes that are unavoidable

Course Content

The course is comprised 5 modules:

1) Waste as a Resource

2) The Environmental Impact of Waste

3) The Costs of Managing Waste

4) Understanding and Applying the Waste Hierarchy

5) Legislation and Ensuring Compliance

Course Assessment

There is a short multi-choice test at the end of the course.

Benefits of the Course

For individuals:

  • Gain confidence in dealing with waste correctly
  • Receive recognition for dealing with waste sustainably
  • CIWM Waste Smart Certificate

For employers:

  • Reduce your waste costs
  • CIWM accreditation for your staff
  • Demonstrate your commitment to legal compliance and to operating sustainably


“Cloud Sustainability courses are informative and concise whilst being fun to learn. They contain exquisite graphics with interactive quizzes. The short snappy modules are made to fit in with any busy schedule. I look forward to completing the others to help me with my role as an Award Winning Sustainability Champion.”

Lisa B Jeffries, Senior Clinical Technician, School of Human and Health Sciences, University of Huddersfield


To find out if discounts are available for multiple purchases or for mixed course purchases please phone a customer advisor on 0844 854 9218.

Payment Options

The most straight forward method of payment is to select the number of users you require and add the product to your shopping cart by selecting Add to Cart. You will then be able to make payment using most credit and debit cards or a Paypal account. If you would like to pay by BACs transfer or by invoice please contact a customer advisor on 0844 854 9218 or email [email protected]

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