Award in Carbon Literacy and the Impact on Climate Change (Level 2)

Course overview

This basic course on carbon literacy and climate change provides the essential knowledge and skills for understanding the impacts of carbon emissions on the environment and the importance of mitigating climate change.

Through interactive lectures and discussions, participants gain an understanding of the carbon cycle, greenhouse gases, and their role in global warming. By fostering carbon literacy, this course empowers individuals to make informed choices and take action to mitigate climate change, contributing to a more sustainable and resilient future for all.

You will learn

  • The causes and consequences of climate change, including rising temperatures, extreme weather events, and sea level rise
  • The disproportionate impacts on vulnerable communities
  • Practical strategies for reducing carbon footprints in daily life, such as energy conservation, sustainable transportation, and waste reduction

Although there is no formal qualification associated with this course, all participants will receive a Capel Manor College Certificate of Attendance upon completion of the course.

No formal qualifications required.

Upon completion of this course you can go on to study Award in Rain Gardens (Level 2), Award in Green Roofs (Level 2), Controlled Environmental Agriculture (Level 2), or a range of sustainable courses in the green environment, climate change or carbon literacy.

Nathan’s story

Nathan studied the Level 3 Diploma in Countryside Management at Capel Manor College. Nathan’s story