Sustainable Construction Awareness

This course is tailored to local businesses and sole traders to increase their awareness of where the industry is heading and decide their path of upskilling.

  • A mixture of on campus classroom attendance and time-tabled online classes along with online learning materials.

Course Content

Delegates will be able to see a number of sustainable construction materials and methods, (including air tightness principles and Passivhaus standards).
This course will provide an overview of various materials, and methods used in low carbon buildings.  Additionally, methods of evaluating the energy efficiency of a property will covered. Completion of this introduction to sustainable construction will aid delegates in deciding the next steps for themselves and their business/employer. By raising awareness of the opportunities for growth, upskilling and highlighting how the sector needs to change to meet carbon reduction targets.

Course Timetable

4 hours

Progression

Completion of this introduction to sustainable construction will aid delegates in deciding the next steps for themselves and their business/employer. By raising awareness of the opportunities for growth, upskilling and highlighting how the sector needs to change to meet carbon reduction targets.