Sustainability and the Green Environment in Engineering (PLA)

L2 Level 2
Part Time
2 April 2024 — 5 April 2024
Barry Campus
This course is available at other locations or at different start dates/levels.
PLA: This course is free for employed adults eligible for a Personal Learning Account (PLA). To see if you could be eligible for a PLA go to www.cavc.ac.uk/PartTimeFunding - For a full list of PLA courses go to www.cavc.ac.uk/PLA

About this course

This qualification is aimed at learners who wish to understand sustainable working practices for a specific job role, future job role and ongoing training. It is especially useful for those who want to work within sustainability or who have been given responsibility for sustainability within their organisations. This qualification is designed for use across all sectors. This qualification is suitable for those who desire to develop or improve their knowledge and understanding of Sustainability and the Green Environment in a range of industries and sectors

What you will study

Understand factors impacting on our environment. Understand sustainability and factors affecting it. Understand the short and long term impacts of climate change. Understand the effects of carbon emissions and how they can be managed.  Assessment will be in the form of a written test.

Course fee per year

Part-time enrolment fee: £0.00

Entry requirements

GCSE Grade D or Equivalent in English

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18.
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities.
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect.
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice.
  • Course fees are subject to change. Your fee will be confirmed prior to enrolment.
  • All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print.
  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers.
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Key information

Start date

2 April 2024

End date

5 April 2024

Time of day

Day Time

Part Time

27 hours per week

Location

Barry Campus
Maps & directions
PLA: This course is free for employed adults eligible for a Personal Learning Account (PLA). To see if you could be eligible for a PLA go to www.cavc.ac.uk/PartTimeFunding - For a full list of PLA courses go to www.cavc.ac.uk/PLA

Course code

MMCR2P06
L2

Qualification

City and Guilds Level 2 Award in Sustainability and the Green Environment

Career prospects & further study

Further study within the Faculty of Technology

Locations

Barry Campus
Barry Campus

Cardiff and Vale College,

Barry Campus,

Vale of Glamorgan,

CF62 8YJ