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Sustainability Training and Education Programme

The UK Green Building Council have launched a new series of training courses under their Sustainability Training and Education Programme (STEP) umbrella.

The introductory online 8 hours CPD course will cover:

  • Introduction to sustainability, sustainable development and systems in the built environment; identifying sustainability issues;
  • Key responses and events timeline; developing a strategy for sustainable development;
  • Addressing issues such as energy, water and waste at each stage of the property lifecycle; defining legislation and standards; exploring technical responses and solutions;
  • Investigating communication and engagement as tools for achieving sustainability; exploring the roles of individual stakeholders;
  • Review of real case studies; identify how to gain an advantage when achieving sustainability.

The course costs £199 + VAT for UK-GBC members and £249 + VAT for non-members.