HNC Sustainable Resource Management

For information on all of Fife College courses, please see Fife College Course Search

For further information on this course, please click here

Duration & Attendance

Distance Learning - Andrew Carnegie Business School - the course is delivered over 2 years with two residential weekend workshops per year and support with online learning through the virtual learning environment (VLE)

Module Titles

Five Mandatory Units:
 -  Permitting and Operational Practice 
 -  Waste Policy and Legislation 
 -  Materials and Resources 
 -  Science and Technologies 
 -  Graded Unit 1

Plus a number of optional units to choose from - for further details on these optional units, visit the What You Study section on this page


£1,250 (ex. VAT) per year, 2 year course


Please see Fife College - Financing your studies on this page

Start Dates

1st & 2nd Year: 1st August to 31st July or 1st & 2nd Year 22nd January to 21st January


Distance Learning - 2 Years

Entry Requirements

Candidates should be employed or seeking employment within the Waste Management, Recycling and Resource Recovery Industry. School leavers with relevant level of qualifications may be considered.

How to Apply

Applications for the Andrew Carnegie Business School course are made through Fife College. Applications are open all year round for this distance learning course for the above start dates. Apply online - follow the 'apply online' link from the Application Process section of the course information page here to submit your application online or contact the college using the contact details on the right.

Contact Details

General Enquiries

College telephone number: 0344 248 0115


Curriculum Manager:


Fife College

Halbeath Campus

Pittsburgh Road


KY11 8DY


Opening times:

Mon - Wed 8.40 - 5pm
Tues - Thurs 8.40 - 9pm
Friday 8.50 - 4.30pm



While studying for this course, you will be eligible to apply for

Student Membership

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be eligible to apply for
Graduate Membership

With the relevant industry experience, you will be eligible to apply to become a Chartered Waste Manager (MCIWM)