Workshops & Training Courses

“Thank you very much for your support throughout this project, the lighting has made a great difference and we will also be saving money  on our bills, so its win, win!”
Linda Baker, Westways Vending, Hailsham

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.

 

“Sustainability in Business” Training Course

We have developed a series of half day training courses designed to provide participants with the skills and knowledge to solve specific issues around sustainability and other in their own organisations. Find out more.

 

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: ‘Future of Solar’ Networking Breakfast, Lewes

Delegates made their way to Lewes on a sunny morning in March for the Sustainable Business Partnership CIC’s networking breakfast, on the theme of the future of solar. This event was part of the SBP CIC’s ongoing Utilise Plus programme which helps small and medium sized enterprises to reduce their energy use, saving them money […]
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Utilise Plus Case Study: Whitgift Sports Club

Whitgift Sports Club, based in South Croydon, received a £5,000 Utilise Plus grant in December 2018 for their heating and hot water project. The Utilise Plus programme is funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and helps small and medium sized enterprises to reduce their costs and environmental impact by saving energy. Whitgift offers […]
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Upcoming Events

  • 10/04/2019 9:30 amSustainability Tour of the Waste House, Brighton
  • 16/04/2019 8:30 am'Reduce Single-Use' Networking Breakfast, Billingshurst
  • 21/05/2019 9:30 amSustainability Tour of King's Academy, Ringmer
  • 29/05/2019 8:00 am'Know Your Energy' Networking Breakfast, Burgess Hill
  • 05/06/2019 8:00 am'Community Energy' Networking Breakfast, East Grinstead
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