Sustainability means operating your business in a way that protects the environment as well as keeping your business economically viable.
Training topics can include:
- carbon footprint analysis and management
- waste management
- energy awareness and action
- renewable technologies
Most courses are offered online. Both accredited and non-accredited options are available.
Green Skills Bootcamps
Green Skills Bootcamps are flexible training courses up to 16 weeks, with a guaranteed job interview (where a candidate is being recruited to a new job) or new opportunities.
Green Skills Bootcamps are part of the Government’s Lifetime Skills Guarantee. They are designed to provide industry relevant training and sector-based skills to support net zero carbon targets in the UK.
Training is free to individuals or those who are self-employed as long as they are:
- over 19 as of the 31st August 2022
- have the right to live and work in the UK
For SMEs, the training cost is 90% funded, requiring a 10% contribution.
Employers can use the list of Skills Bootcamps training providers to find local colleges and providers to work with.