The Low Carbon Skills: Journey to Net Zero programme is an accredited level 3 course and attendees will become fully certified by successfully completing a virtual assessment. This course is also CPD certified by IEMA (Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment).
Via group workshops, study material and one-to-one advice, environmental specialists will guide you through what net zero means for your business and how to prioritise action. With expert support, you’ll build a strategic plan to cut your carbon footprint, reduce costs, minimise risk and capitalise on the many opportunities awaiting you in the net zero world.
GC Business Growth Hub’s team of environmental business advisors collectively have over 150 years’ experience in supporting SMEs to become cleaner, greener and more profitable businesses.
Through workshops, study material, one-to-one advice and shared learning, you will equip yourself with the knowledge and tools you need to:
This training is funded by Greater Manchester Combined Authority as part of its three-year Skills for Growth programme, which has been made possible through the European Social Fund.
Please get in touch by registering your interest, once your form has been reviewed a member of our Recruitment team will be in touch.
UNDERSTAND NET ZERO
Put net zero into context, identify your key impacts and priorities and use carbon footprinting
to inform your decisions.
Learn how to audit your premises, implement improvements and develop a net zero culture in the workplace.
Discover how to integrate sustainability into procurement, influence your suppliers and leverage your credentials to win new business.
Set targets in line with climate science, establish a plan for continual improvement and understand how to monitor progress.
You do not need any prior knowledge or experience for this fully funded short course however, applicants must be aged 16+ and be a resident of Greater Manchester OR working for a business based in Greater Manchester.