About this course
This award is for learners in any role, irrespective of their sector.
This course is perfect for those working in organisations who are working towards, or have implemented, an Environmental Management System such as ISO14001. This course will provide you with an understanding of the importance of being a sustainable organisation.
You will also gain the knowledge, understanding and motivation to make a positive difference both personally and within the workplace.
This FREE course is only available to adults that are eligible for a Personal Learning Account (PLA). Personal Learning Accounts, funded by the Welsh Government, are available to employed adults living in Wales that wish to develop skills to progress or change career.
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What you will study
You will develop a basic understanding of the terms Environment, Sustainability, Climate Change and Net Zero as you learn to relate to a green skills future.
This course is a combination of self-study E-learning and a one-day workshop held in Cardiff.
You will complete an e-learning course before attending an interactive face to face, one-day workshop which provides a practical introduction to environmental sustainability.
The Self Study E-learning needs to be completed prior to attending workshop date.
The workshop will take place at:
ACT Training, Ocean Park House, East Tyndall Street, Cardiff, CF245ET
The Exam is completed at the end of the Workshop.
- 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.
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- 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.
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Career prospects & further study
Opportunity to progress to: Certificate in Climate Change, Sustainability & the Environment.
Which is useful to those for those who want to work within sustainability or who have been given responsibility for sustainability within their organisations.