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16 May 2022 / 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Starting Your Journey to Achieving Net Zero – Together to Zero – Session 1

St Helens Chamber,
Salisbury Street, Off Chalon Way
WA10 1FY (see map)

Free

To start your Net Zero journey St Helens Chamber have created a programme to help local businesses realise their Net Zero capabilities by developing and upskilling leaders, workforces and supply chains. Their vision is to build a cohort of #TogetherToZero ambassadors that lead the change we all want to see.

This fully-funded short course comprising of three modules is designed for micro, small and medium sized organisations, and individuals with a passion for reducing their impact.

You will gain an understanding of why Climate Change is a business issue for businesses of all sizes, the fundamental, practical principles for how to achieve Net Zero and what kind of mindset is needed to make more conscious, impact-led decisions. As part of this course you must attend all three sessions.

Topics covered in Session 1: Starting Your Journey to Achieving Net Zero

Understanding the issues around Net Zero

  • Global energy and environmental issues – The Local Impact
  • What is carbon and how it effects business going forward
  • UN, UK Government, Liverpool City Region and Local Authority perspectives
  • Current Legislation and its effects in businesses and organisations

Why is it a business issue?

  • What are the pressures Net Zero presents to business and organisations

What are the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

Where am I in relation to Net Zero?

  • What’s my carbon footprint?
  • Greenhouse Gas Protocol
  • How do I measure Net Zero?
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Please note: This workshop is part of 3 sessions – and you must book and complete all 3 sessions which can be found here