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With greenhouse gas emissions at an all-time high and plastic clogging up our oceans, there is no better time than now to start living a greener lifestyle.

Through this Sustainable Living course, you will discover how to easily reduce your waste without spending an arm and a leg on expensive alternatives or sacrificing the things you love.

You will learn how to:

  • Incorporate easy, affordable and eco-friendly swaps into your everyday life
  • Shop ecologically in a supermarket, including how to find and make delicious sustainable alternatives to your favorite meals and limit food waste
  • Navigate recycling and replace plastic in your daily routine
  • Avoid fast fashion, dress sustainably and find great second-hand clothing

Requisitos

Trendimi courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

Lecciones

Module 1: Introduction
  • Meet a zero waster
  • Course overview
  • An overview of sustainable lifestyles
  • Navigating sustainability
  • Looking for perfection
Module 2: Plastic And Recycling
  • The plastic issue
  • Plastic in nature
  • Easy alternatives to plastic
  • Typical recycling problems
  • The problem with landfills
Module 3: The Impact Of Food
  • Our relationship with supermarkets
  • Avoiding food waste
  • Animal agriculture and its problems
  • Palm oil and other unsustainable plants
  • Do boycotts work
Module 4: Sustainability At Home
  • Sustainable special occasions
  • Construction, fuel and energy
  • Where waste comes from
  • When you live with others
  • The impact of electronics
Module 5: Green Clothing And Second-hand Shopping
  • An introduction to fast fashion
  • How to dress sustainably
  • Natural versus sustainable materials
  • A guide to second-hand shopping
  • How to find truly sustainable companies

Carrera

¿Para quién es este curso?

  • Anyone interested in learning how to live more sustainably 
  • Everyone searching for simple ways to start reducing their carbon footprint
  • All business owners looking to make their company more environmentally friendly

Certificados

You will be required to complete each lesson in full, and answer exams at the end of each course module. If your pass rate exceeds 55% on each exam then you are eligible to access a certificate of achievement or other accreditation options to recognize your achievement.

Most of our courses will earn you credits through Continuing Education (CE) / Continuing Professional Development (CPD). CE/CPD points are accepted and recognized by professional member bodies and academic institutions across the US and internationally.
All courses are accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards (www.icoes.org).

When successfully completing a course, students can choose to purchase an ICOES certificate that recognizes the achievement, from this third-party institution.

Creator

Gittemarie Johansen

Expertise: Sustainability

Gittemarie Johansen is a full-time sustainability advocate, writer, and lecturer. She has a degree in English and Culture, but has been working with sustainability and activism for more than five years. She uses social media to show how she lives her daily life as a zero waster and creates content that makes it easy for you to do the same.

She also works closely with many organizations and NGOs to advocate for social issues and to push the sustainable agenda in the political discourse. She uses her online platforms to dismantle myths about plastic and pollution, and to deconstruct sustainability in a manner that makes it simpler for the everyday consumer to make those green transitions.

En oferta

Sustainable Living

169 estudiantes. Acreditación ICOES. Certificación CPD.

169 estudiantes. 
Acreditación ICOES.
Certificación CPD.

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    With greenhouse gas emissions at an all-time high and plastic clogging up our oceans, there is no better time than now to start living a greener lifestyle.

    Through this Sustainable Living course, you will discover how to easily reduce your waste without spending an arm and a leg on expensive alternatives or sacrificing the things you love.

    You will learn how to:

    • Incorporate easy, affordable and eco-friendly swaps into your everyday life
    • Shop ecologically in a supermarket, including how to find and make delicious sustainable alternatives to your favorite meals and limit food waste
    • Navigate recycling and replace plastic in your daily routine
    • Avoid fast fashion, dress sustainably and find great second-hand clothing

    Requisitos

    Trendimi courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

    Lecciones

    Module 1: Introduction
    • Meet a zero waster
    • Course overview
    • An overview of sustainable lifestyles
    • Navigating sustainability
    • Looking for perfection
    Module 2: Plastic And Recycling
    • The plastic issue
    • Plastic in nature
    • Easy alternatives to plastic
    • Typical recycling problems
    • The problem with landfills
    Module 3: The Impact Of Food
    • Our relationship with supermarkets
    • Avoiding food waste
    • Animal agriculture and its problems
    • Palm oil and other unsustainable plants
    • Do boycotts work
    Module 4: Sustainability At Home
    • Sustainable special occasions
    • Construction, fuel and energy
    • Where waste comes from
    • When you live with others
    • The impact of electronics
    Module 5: Green Clothing And Second-hand Shopping
    • An introduction to fast fashion
    • How to dress sustainably
    • Natural versus sustainable materials
    • A guide to second-hand shopping
    • How to find truly sustainable companies

    Carrera

    ¿Para quién es este curso?

    • Anyone interested in learning how to live more sustainably 
    • Everyone searching for simple ways to start reducing their carbon footprint
    • All business owners looking to make their company more environmentally friendly

    Certificados

    You will be required to complete each lesson in full, and answer exams at the end of each course module. If your pass rate exceeds 55% on each exam then you are eligible to access a certificate of achievement or other accreditation options to recognize your achievement.

    Most of our courses will earn you credits through Continuing Education (CE) / Continuing Professional Development (CPD). CE/CPD points are accepted and recognized by professional member bodies and academic institutions across the US and internationally.
    All courses are accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards (www.icoes.org).

    When successfully completing a course, students can choose to purchase an ICOES certificate that recognizes the achievement, from this third-party institution.

    Creator

    Gittemarie Johansen

    Expertise: Sustainability

    Gittemarie Johansen is a full-time sustainability advocate, writer, and lecturer. She has a degree in English and Culture, but has been working with sustainability and activism for more than five years. She uses social media to show how she lives her daily life as a zero waster and creates content that makes it easy for you to do the same.

    She also works closely with many organizations and NGOs to advocate for social issues and to push the sustainable agenda in the political discourse. She uses her online platforms to dismantle myths about plastic and pollution, and to deconstruct sustainability in a manner that makes it simpler for the everyday consumer to make those green transitions.