Sustainability training

Specialist training is available which can help you reduce your carbon emissions and operate in a more efficient way.

Find out what kind of courses are offered and where you can sign up for one.

View upcoming sustainability events for your area.

Sustainability training

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

Browse this list of sustainability training courses offered nationwide.

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.

Visit GOV UK to find a green skills bootcamp in your area.

Employers can use the list of Skills Bootcamps training providers to find local colleges and providers to work with.

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