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Workshop: Setting Sustainability Goals For Your Business

October 21, 2019
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Thurles Chamber Enterprise Centre, LIT Campus, Thurles Ireland

Tipperary Green Business Network will hold a workshop – Setting Sustainability Goals For Your Business – in Thurles Chamber Enterprise Centre, LIT Campus, Thurles on 21st October, 2019 (9.30am – 1pm).

This half-day workshop will give participants an insight into how to set measurable sustainability goals within their businesses. It will be highly beneficial for those needing to fully understand how to compare the various impacts businesses have and to prioritise which impacts they should address within their own organisation.

Participants will leave armed with appropriate knowledge and a comfortable understanding of the various methods available.

Workshop Objectives

  • Provide participants with an understanding of the various Environmental Aspects business can have e.g. waste, energy use, air emissions, transport
  • Give an understanding of the various mechanisms available to analyse and measure the comparative significance of these Environmental Aspects
  • Explore methods for setting and tracking measurable environmental and sustainability objectives for their business
  • Analyse and consider concepts such as – the Proximity principle, the Polluter Pays principle, the Lifecycle approach, environmental compliance obligations, etc.
  • Overview the various tools, information, supports, schemes and standards that can assist their organisation in achieving their objectives

Certification: All attendees who successfully complete the workshop will receive Certificates of Attendance from SureLeaf. Certificates will detail the main subject areas and the knowledge and skills covered during the course, which is important evidence to be able to show an external auditor or customer requesting information on environmental performance.

Please note: Admission: Free to members. Non-members €75
Payment must be made in advance. Details of how to pay will be provided upon booking.

For further information and to book a place email: info@tgbn.ie