L2: Energy and the environment

Training Course


Member: £250.00 (excl. VAT)
Non-Member: £285.00 (excl. VAT)

About this course:

This online course provides an overview of the relationship between energy and the environment. In this course, you will gain an understanding of the global carbon cycle and the greenhouse effect, the theory of man-made climate change and the global response, the energy mix and future low-carbon possibilities, and the impact the energy trilemma may have on future energy investments, geopolitical energy security, risks of future low carbon scenarios on buildings and future mitigation actions.

This course is self-paced and can be started at any time.


Successful completion of this course results in the EI Level 2 Certificate in Energy and the environment.

This course also forms one of the modules of the EI's longer Level 2: Energy Management Professional course and qualification. If you would like to complete the full Level 2 qualification, please visit the full course page to book.


This course is assessed via a short online test following the course.

Who should take this course:

This course is recommended for those with 1-2 years of experience in energy management. Although there are no official prerequisites, it is recommended that you have at least A level maths or equivalent.

Contact details

Training Team: webtraining@energyinst.org, 02074677178