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This short course aims to define climate change and its implications in the global and local context.

After completing the course learners will be able to:

  • Define key terms relating to climate change, whole life carbon and net zero carbon.
  • Understand the impact of the built environment on global emissions and the importance this sector can play in the path to a net zero carbon future.
  • Realise where in the built environment Carbon emissions can be minimised through design, retrofit and optimisation of assets.
  • Discover tools and frameworks available which work towards a net zero carbon future.

At a Glance

Modules
Three
Quizzes
None
Duration
3 hours
Skill level
Beginner
Language
English
Assessments
1 Test
Requirements
None

This course is for anyone who works in built environment or infrastructure and is passionate about sustainability. It will give you the overview knowledge to start making a positive change.

  • Understanding the fundamentals of the science behind climate change, policy, and net zero carbon strategies is vital in the lead up to COP26
  • Anyone can join this course without prior knowledge of the subject matter.
  • In completing the course attendees will be able to start formulating their own net zero carbon strategies for their organisation, or policy approach.
  • What is climate change
  • Global policy
  • UK Policy
  • EU policy
  • US Policy
  • Policy Summary
  • Net Zero Carbon Explained
  • Carbon offsets
  • Carbon and the Built Environment
  • NZC Strategies
  • Frameworks on NZC
  • Course Summary

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£50.00 + VAT
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Why train with BRE?

BRE has been the leading force in building performance and standards development for the built environment for over 100 years. We’re always innovating. Our in-house experts work with governments, academia and the world’s largest consultancies to create a more sustainable built environment and realise our vision of building a better world together. Our dedicated Academy facility is at the heart of the BRE campus and has welcomed thousands of learners. Train with the experts.

Develop your career with the built environment experts.

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