What are green jobs?

Green jobs are those roles that have a direct, positive impact on the planet. This includes jobs with environmentally conscious credentials, such as those in energy efficiency, renewable energy, electric vehicles, conservation, sustainability, waste reduction and adaptation to, or reduction in, climate change.

If you’re looking for a career path that will allow you to make an immediate impact on our planet whilst also building your skillset, then green jobs are a great place to start.

What to Start Learning?

There are so many options and roles available in the green sector, it can be daunting place to start. We believe you should always start at the beginning. The first step into the sector is to increase your knowledge and our short course can help you decide what career is right for you.

This short course will give you a brief overview of how renewable energy works and what careers are available. The course will help you choose the right career path for you and point you towards further study if needed.

Recommended courses:

  • Award in Understanding Domestic Retrofit

  • Award in Carbon Awareness & Energy Management

  • Award in Preventing Plastic Pollution

  • Certificate in Principles of Sustainable Resource Management

  • Diploma for Sustainable Recycling Activities