Free staff training on environment & carbon

In conjunction with Lancaster & Morecambe College, Green Small Business is now offering two training courses covering environmental and carbon management. Both courses lead to a nationally accredited qualification and thanks to funding from the DfE Skills Accelerator Fund, they are currently free to employees from businesses across North West England!

2-day course – making business sense of environmental management, carbon footprinting & net zero

22 & 23 June | 20 & 21 July | 9am-4pm

This 2-day course will be of particular interest to supervisors, managers and business owners from a wide range of industries. Through the course you will:

  • appreciate the business benefits of taking account of environmental impacts
  • learn how to scope the environmental impacts of your business
  • understand how to better manage these impacts
  • be introduced to the different frameworks and certifications available
  • understand the principles behind carbon footprinting and be able to apply them
  • understand how to make sense of carbon offsetting and develop a robust net zero strategy for your business

Lunch & refreshments are also included free of charge.

Email [email protected] to book your place

1-day course – environmental & carbon issues in the workplace

19 May | 15 June | 13 July | 9am-4pm

This 1-day course will be of interest to employees in a wide range of industries. Through the course you will:

  • build your understanding of climate change, its impacts and the global response to it
  • understand the scope of environmental impacts generated by business and the importance of managing them effectively
  • understand what carbon emissions are, where they come from and the particular importance of reducing carbon emissions from business activity
  • appreciate the role that you can play within your workplace

Lunch & refreshments are also included free of charge.

Email [email protected] to book your place