Workshops & Training Courses

“Good to receive thoughts and guidance in what can be a very complicated process.”
Mike Radlett, Carville Switchgear, Burgess Hill

Workshops & Training Courses

Whether you are an environmental minded business looking to engage employees with new initiatives or a local authority keen to help organisations in your area reduce their utility costs we offer a range courses and workshops.

Employee Engagement on Sustainability

Prism Group volunteering at The Yews Community CentreWe can provide interactive and fun training materials for employees to get them up more involved with your Sustainability Programme or ISO 14001 Environmental Management System. This could be in the form of a workshop that takes place on or off your premises, or consultancy support to develop an internal employee engagement programme.

A popular add-on to a workshop is a volunteering or team building session to complete the experience for your employees Find out more.

 

Utilise Plus Energy Saving Workshop

The most recent edition to our suite of training courses, this half-day, practical sessions explore both quick-win and longer term energy saving measures. Find out more.

Utility Management Workshop

UTILISE Brighton - May 2012This workshop helps businesses decode their utility bills and identify where savings can be made at their organisation through energy, waste and water management. Over 300 businesses have attended, each saving on average over £1,500 . Visit our case studies page for a selection of their achievements.

Whereas Utilise Plus just looks at saving energy, this workshop covers energy, water, waste and environmental management. We run this course when we have funding to do so, or as a bespoke service for public sector or business organisations who are looking to support their local economy or supply chain. Find our more.

Environmental Champion Training

Environmental Champion Training is an introductory course particularly suitable for those looking to enter the workplace. During a 2.5 hour session delegates will gain an understanding of both why environmental management is important to businesses and the role an individual can play in helping an organisation reduce its energy and water use, minimise waste and prevent pollution.

Environmental Champion training can be verified under the AQA Unit Award Scheme with participants able to receive a Certificate of Learning outlining topics covered and activities undertaken. Full course details.

Bespoke Training

After something a little different? Please get in touch, we are also able to design and deliver bespoke training courses and seminars.

Utilise Plus Event Report: Sustainability Tour of Brighton Earthship

On a cool September morning, the Sustainable Business Partnership CIC welcomed delegates to the Brighton Earthship for a Sustainability Tour. This event was part of the Utilise Plus programme, which helps small and medium sized enterprises save energy, reducing their costs and Greenhouse Gas emissions in the process. The SBP CIC’s Jack Dale introduced the […]
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Utilise Plus Case Study: Spellman High Voltage Electronics

In Spring 2018, Spellman High Voltage Electronics was awarded a Utilise Plus grant of £3,500 for their LED lighting project. The Utilise Plus programme is funded by the European Regional Development Fund and offers grant funding and business support to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The programme helps these organisations to reduce their energy usage, […]
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Upcoming Events

  • 10/10/2018 9:30 amEnergy Saving Workshop, Newhaven
  • 16/10/2018 9:00 amBusiness Networking Breakfast, Croydon
  • 30/10/2018 9:30 amSustainability Tour of Tuppenny Barn, Emsworth
  • 08/11/2018 8:00 amBusiness Networking Breakfast, Crawley
  • 21/11/2018 9:30 amSustainability Tour of Denbies Wine Estate, Dorking
  • 29/11/2018 9:30 amEnergy Saving Workshop, Croydon
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