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Waste Prevention Advisor Volunteers - Module 2

Event Description This online learning module is for Waste Prevention Advisor Volunteers at West Sussex County Council (WSCC).

It will give you a comprehensive introduction to waste management, the environment and the Resources and Waste Strategy.
Training Objectives The aim of this module is to give you an understanding of the development of waste management, the impact of waste on the environment, waste statistics and the Resources and Waste Strategy. 
Learning Outcomes If you apply what you have learnt in this online module you will be able to:

  • Recognise how waste management systems have developed in the UK and the events that have influenced these developments.
  • Outline the impacts waste can have on the environment.
  • Recognise how Local Authorities performance is measured and how much waste is sent for disposal.
  • Identify why a new waste strategy is needed.
  • Identify the key sections within the Resources and Waste Strategy.
    Course Pre-Requisites  
    Course Instructions You may have to allow pop-ups for this e-learning module. If you need help in doing this, please contact Corporate Learning and Development's helpdesk on 033 022 22003 (x22003).

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    Online Learning Course Category Management and Staff Training 
    Subject Areas Induction 
    Target Audience Voluntary Community Groups 
    Course Costs
    Internal LA Cost: £0.00
    PVI/Care Provider Cost: £0.00
    Partnership Cost: £0.00
    Early Years Subscriber Cost: £0.00
    External Cost: £0.00
    Session Session Date Session Length Session Venue
    Online Learning Anytime 35 minutes At your desk