Environmental Sustainability qualifications are designed to you the knowledge and understanding of the basic principles of sustainability and environmental impacts. These qualifications introduce you to key issues in sustainability, raising awareness of the topic and encouraging you to consider your role in helping to make sustainable choices.
There are no formal entry requirements for this course.
Studying via distance learning means you can choose when and where you study. We ensure you get all the support you need throughout your course in the form of a personal tutor and a learner support advisor.
This course is available:
•Fully on line
All of our award-winning learning resources are of the highest quality and are designed to be engaging and interactive to keep you focused on your learning at all times.
You will be required to complete a minimum of 21 hours study time.
The aims of this course are:
To understand basic concepts in sustainability
To develop a basic understanding of the environmental impacts of the
creation of goods and services
To understand what makes up a sustainable community
The course is made up of just one module:
Workers in this unit group clean, sweep and remove refuse from public thoroughfares.
291 people employed as Street Cleaners in the current year.
Cleaners and domestics clean interiors of private houses, shops, hotels, schools, offices and other buildings.
31379 people employed as Cleaners and Domestics in the current year.
Workers in this unit group perform a variety of elementary services occupations not elsewhere classified in MINOR GROUP 927: Other Elementary Services Occupations.
2243 people employed as Other Elementary Services Occupations n.e.c. in the current year.
Our achievement rates are well above the national average.
We are the College of the Year.
(*Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)
100% of our HND and HNC students progressed to employment or further study.
(*Destination data, academic year 2016/17, HNC 19+)
We have recently invested £50 million in our facilities.
Education Partnership North East is supporting its employees to develop their professional skills and knowledge in a new and innovative way.
July 2, 2020
Education Partnership North East’s colleges have committed to offering free meals to their most vulnerable students over the summer.
June 30, 2020
Multi-million pound project named finalist in the Refit and Refurbishment of the Year and Commercial Development of the Year categories.