CARBON LITERACY TRAINING
Do you understand your carbon footprint and how it affects the planet? Do you want to take meaningful action to reduce your impact on the environment but don't know where to start?
Carbon Literacy Training is here to help.
Join us and become certified as carbon literate - equipped with the knowledge and skills to make a real difference in the fight against climate change. Let's take action together, one step at a time, towards a sustainable future for all.
What is Carbon Literacy?
“An awareness of the carbon dioxide costs and impacts of everyday activities, and the ability and motivation to reduce emissions, on an individual, community and organisational basis.”
What Will Carbon Literacy Teach Me?
The science behind human-induced climate change
Individual and organisational carbon footprints
What we can do as individuals and teams to reduce our footprint
Net zero: what it is and how we can achieve it
How climate action can improve social equality and economic stability
How to communicate about the climate crisis
Climate inequity and historic emissions
To identify and develop the skills and values needed to advocate for change
2 HALF DAYS
Totalling 7 hours of training
There are around 2 hours of additional work you need to complete for full accreditation with the Carbon Literacy Project
How it Works
When you sign up we'll send a welcome email with some useful resources and pre-reading. The course is generally split into two half days (4hrs each) but can be delivered in a full day if required. The online training is conducted by our experienced education team and you'll get plenty of breaks, and opportunities to work with the other participants and interact. This definitely isn't death by PowerPoint!
What You'll Learn
- The basic science of the climate crisis
- Carbon footprints
- Climate justice and equity
- What a zero carbon future could look like
- Spheres of influence / communicating climate change