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Carbon Literacy and Climate Action Training (Sept 2022)

This accredited course engages and empowers researchers, staff, and students to reduce carbon emissions from their work.

Carbon Literacy and Climate Action Training
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This action-oriented online course is for anyone working or studying in the academic research and higher education sector.

The course is highly interactive.

  • Participants examine best practices in our sector
  • Take inspiration from real stories of ‘change makers’
  • Explore strategies to engage and collaborate with others
  • Develop their own action plan to reduce carbon emissions whilst planning to manage challenges.

At the end of the course participants:

  • Understand the sources of carbon emissions in our sector
  • Are equipped with best practices and tools to reduce emissions
  • Have unlocked their own potential to effect change in their own setting

This course is accredited by The Carbon Literacy Project and each participant has the opportunity to receive a unique certificate.

The course is delivered in 4 separate online sessions (approx 2 hours each) with self study in between. The interactive Zoom sessions are:

27th September 09.00 - 11.00 CET (16.00-18.00 JST)
29th September 09.00 - 11.00 CET (16.00-18.00 JST)
4th October 09.00 - 11.00 CET (16.00-18.00 JST)
6th October 09.00 - 11.00 CET (16.00-18.00 JST)


Online Event
Languages: English