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ISO 14031 Foundation

Why should you attend?

ISO 14031 Foundation training enables you to learn the basic elements to measure, evaluate and continuously improve an organization’s environmental performance. During this training course, you will be able to learn how to conduct an Environmental Performance Evaluation (EPE) so as to improve an organization’s environmental performance and efficiency. 

After completing this course, you can sit for the exam and apply for a “PECB Certified ISO 14031 Foundation” credential.  A PECB Foundation Certificate shows that you have understood the fundamental approaches, framework and processes.

Who should attend?

  • Individuals committed to improve an organization’s environmental performance and efficiency
  • Individuals seeking to gain knowledge about the Environmental Performance Evaluation process
  • Individuals interested to pursue a career in Environmental Management

Learning objectives

  • Understand the fundamental concepts of Environmental Performance Evaluation
  • Acknowledge the correlation between ISO 14031, ISO 14001 and other standards and regulatory frameworks
  • Comprehend the Environmental Performance Evaluation process and its contribution to a better environmental performance and efficiency

Educational approach 

  • Lecture sessions are illustrated with practical questions and examples
  • Practical exercises include examples and discussions
  • Practice tests are similar to the Certification Exam 



Course agenda

  • Day 1: Introduction to Environmental Performance Evaluation concepts as specified in ISO 14031
  • Day 2: Environmental Performance Evaluation process 


The “PECB Certified ISO 14031 Foundation” exam fully meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Programme (ECP). The exam covers the following competency domains:

Domain 1: Fundamental principles and concepts of Environmental Performance Evaluation

Domain 2:  Environmental Performance Evaluation process

For more information about exam details, please visit Examination Rules and Policies




Upon the successful completion of the exam, you can apply for the credential shown on the table below. For more information about the ISO 14031 certification and the PECB certification process, please refer to the Certification Rules and Policies.

The requirements for the PECB Foundation Certification are:


General Information

  • Certification fees are included in the exam price
  • Training material containing over 200 pages of information and practical examples will be distributed
  • A participation certificate of 14 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) credits will be issued
  • In case of exam failure, you can retake the exam within 12 months free of charge

Training Days
CPD Certification
Exam Duration hour
Retake Exam
Language : English
Type : Classroom
Certification Fees: N/A
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