qualifications

Ecology and Environmental Relevant Qualifications

Level 2 Skilled Worker - Blue

  • Natural England/DEFRA (or equivalents with Scottish Natural Heritage, Natural Resources Wales and Northern Ireland Environment Agency) Class licence (s) for Wildlife Management - Provide current evidence of your licence.
  • British Trust Ornithology Class Licence(s)

Red Trainee (AQP) Academically Qualified Person - Working towards a relevant Ecology & Environmental degree:

  • Ecology & Environmental Management related Degree (proof of enrolment)

(AQP) Academically Qualified Person (White/Yellow)

  • HNC Ecology (BTEC) Edexcel
  • HND Ecology (BTEC) Edexcel
  • Ecology Degree
  • BSc Landscape Ecology, Design and Management Master Degree MSc
  • Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science)
  • Environmental Managment Masters Degree
  • MSc Environmental Pollution with Chemistry degree BSc Hons 
  • IFM (Institute Fisheries Management) Diploma in Fisheries Management (breakdown of units required)
  • Open University Diploma in Environmental Pollution and Control
  • Degree in Fisheries and Aquaculture Science
  • Bsc Hons (breakdown of units required)
  • Heritage Conservation Degree BSc 
  • Degree in Environmental Management BA
  • Conservation and Biodiversity Degree
  • Degree in Rural Estate Management BSc
  • Master Degree in Environmental Biology (breakdown of units required)
  • Degree in Environmental Protection BSc
  • Degree in Ecology and Environmental Sustainability MSc
  • Landscape Ecology, Design and Management Degree
  • Bachelor of Science in Land Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences (breakdown of units required)
  • Master Degree in Ecological Consultancy
  • Master Degree in Environmental Monitoring, Modelling and Management
  • HND Environmental Management & Sustainability
  • Master of Science in Ecological Applications
  • Master of Science in Environmental Science
  • Master of Science in Environmental Assessment and Management
  • Bachelor degree in  Ecological Science (Conservation and Ecological Management)
  • Bachelor Degree in Environmental Management and Planning
  • Degree in Ecology and Biogeography
  • Degree in Ecology and Wildlife Conservation
  • Master Degree in Conservation Biology (breakdown of units required)
  • Master Degree in Environmental Studies
  • Degree in Animal Conservation and Biodiversity
  • Bachelor of Science in Animal Biology (request for transcript and reference from employer to confirm job role)
  • Bachelor of Science in Animal Zoology (request for transcript and reference from employer to confirm job role)
  • Degree in Environmental Biology: Conservation and Resource Management
  • Degree in Applied Ecology
  • Degree in Ecological Management and Conservation Biology
  • Degree in Integrated Environmental Studies
  • Degree in Conservation and Wildlife Management
  • Degree in Ecology and Environmental Biology
  • Degree in Species Identification and Survey Skills (breakdown of units required)
  • Degree in Biodiversity Survey (breakdown of units required)
  • Degree in Biological Recording - Collection and Management (breakdown of units required)
  • Degree in Wildlife Conservation (breakdown of units required)
  • Degree in Ecology, Evolution and Conservation
  • Degree in Environmental Conservation 
  • Degree in Ecology and Management of the Natural Environment
  • Degree in Environmental Biology (breakdown of units required)
  • Degree in Conservation Science (breakdown of units required)
  • Degree in Wildlife Biology and Conservation (breakdown of units required)
  • Degree in Environmental Protection and Management
  • Degree in Surveying and Land Environmental Management

If you hold a Level 4 (or above) qualification relevant to this sector and it is not listed, please contact BALI for review of this qualification.

Trainee (PQP) Professionally Qualified Person (Red)

  • Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM) - Provide current evidence of your Student/Qualifying/Graduate or Associate Membership
  • Chartered Institute of Water & Environmental Management (CIWEM) - Provide current evidence of your Student/Apprentice or Graduate/Technician Membership

(PQP) Professionally Qualified Person (White/Yellow)

  • Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM) -  Provide current evidence of your Full/Fellow Membership
  • Chartered Institute of Water & Environmental Management (CIWEM) - Provide current evidence of your Member Grade/Chartered/Fellow Membership

NOTE: OVERSEAS QUALIFICATIONS


If you have a land-based related qualification that was awarded outside the UK and is not currently recognised by LISS/CSCS you should contact UK NARIC so that they can review your qualification and determine whether it is comparable to an NVQ, SVQ or other qualification appropriate to your occupation and the LISS/CSCS card you wish to apply for.

To get your qualifications mapped click on the following link: UK NARIC

If UK NARIC confirms that your qualification is an acceptable alternative to a UK awarded qualification then please send the following information to BALI:

  • UK NARIC certificate and letter
  • Your CV detailing your full work history
  • Copy of your original qualification (preferably translated)
  • Job title and description of the work you currently carry out on site
  • Fully completed LISS/CSCS application form