Scheduled courses for individual bookings available in some locations.
The one-day Green Edge training course gives managers and owners in all types of business a better understanding of green tourism and how it impacts on their organisation. It enables participants to develop clear plans to cut costs, improve sustainability and reap the environmental, marketing and bottom-line benefits of embracing green tourism.Enquire about this course
Green Edge participants will:
The course includes cost reduction; working effectively with local communities and suppliers to improve a destination’s green credentials; marketing and communications; understanding green-conscious visitors’ expectations; and implementing a Green Tourism strategy.
Green Edge provides credits towards Green Tourism Business Scheme (GTBS) awards accreditation. It helps businesses using VisitEngland’s Green Start programme, a web-based resource, to turn their initial planning into practical action (*more details below)
Green Edge combines significant learning with practical development exercises so that participants are equipped with new knowledge and clear action plans.
* Green Start web-based resource is available, at no cost, to all tourism businesses interested in understanding how they can save money, encourage greater efficiency, add appeal to their business and begin a journey of doing business even better. It has been designed to help businesses review their performance and illustrate how sustainable practice can be part of normal business.
In-house course price: £900.00
In delivering Green Edge training to the team at the Holiday park, I was wowed over the interest the team had shown when reviewing the reasons from being Green, highlighting the money and resources that can be saved with the implementation of a switch off policy.
Justin Ettridge, Richardsons Group