Online CPD Principles of Sustainable Transport

Online CPD Principles of Sustainable Transport

Course Information

Online, 01/08/2022
Start Date: 01/08/2022
End Date:31/07/2023
Days: VAR
Location: Online
Duration: 4 Hour(s)
Type: Part Time
Fees: £30

About the Course

"The environmental impact of transport whether for leisure or business contributes greatly to air pollution and global warming. Companies are coming under increasing pressure to reduce their carbon footprints and find more sustainable transportation methods.

This course covers what is meant by sustainable transport, types of leisure travel and sustainable fuel. It provides an understanding of the impact of global transport, ways to promote sustainable methods of transport and the barriers that might prevent it."

"Courses are delivered via distance learning, allowing learners to choose when and where to study

Engaging and interactive activities

Study will develop learners’ knowledge, skills and confidence to enhance their future work and life"

"Unit 1: Principles of sustainable transport

What is meant by ‘sustainable transport’

Sustainable methods of transport

Why it is important to reduce transport vehicles

Vehicle fuels that are not derived from petroleum

Factors to be considered when assessing the sustainability of alternative fuels

Economic, environmental and social aspects of sustainable fuels

Economic, environmental and social benefits of reducing the use of vehicles

How organisations use and interact with transport systems

The environmental impacts of transport

Incentives that organisations can offer to reduce staff usage of transport

Incentives that can be offered to the public and transport providers to reduce vehicle use

Schemes to penalise vehicle use

Barriers that may prevent the public from reducing vehicle use

Different types of leisure travel

Sustainable options for leisure travel

Carbon dioxide emissions of different types of transport for a specified journey

The impact of the carbon dioxide emissions of different types of transport

Ways to promote more sustainable methods of transport"

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