Introduction to Environmental Sustainability
Level 1 Plumpton College Certificate Evening Course
The sustainability sector is one of the fastest growing in the UK, with demand for people who have a knowledge and awareness of sustainability that can be utilised and passed on to others in the community.
Employers are seeking staff who are able to demonstrate the ability to implement environmentally friendly practice within the workplace.
This qualification is designed to give you knowledge and understanding of the basic principles of sustainability and environmental impacts, introducing key issues, raising awareness and encouraging you to consider your role in helping to make sustainable choices.
This is great if you are either looking to build more sustainable practices into your home or working life.
What will be covered?
- Understand the basic concept of sustainability
- Understand the importance of natural resources
- Know about the impact of different industries on the environment
- Understand how to reduce the impacts of agriculture and industry on the global environment
- Understand the benefits of sustainable communities
This course is part of the One Garden Brighton Night School. You'll be studying alongside others after hours, as our campus becomes a hive of activity for horticultural and environmental learning.
You'll have exclusive access to our gardens and campus after the gates close, a chance to grab a drink or browse the shop before your course starts. You'll study as the sun sets around you in a beautiful setting, with contemporary themed gardens to explore.
|Dates & Location
We will be releasing the dates for the new 23/24 Part Time Programme in the coming weeks for an August/September start. If you wish to receive the latest dates regarding this course when they are released then please click on this link and register your interest.
Stanmer Campus-One Garden Brighton
No entry requirements
Stanmer Campus is based within One Garden Brighton, proudly presented and managed by Plumpton College. Based within Stanmer Park, just off the A27, One Garden Brighton is a walled garden, with 12 contemporary themed gardens a destination eatery and retail space. It is Plumpton College's Centre of Excellence for Horticulture Training & Education.