This is a free 6 month sustainability education taster course, delivered by the Todmorden Community College and run 5 days a week, Monday to Friday, 9.30am - 4.30pm.

The course includes activities in Todmorden around environmental land management, natural building, repair and reuse, energy saving and renewable generation schemes.

This course is designed for young people who are keen to make a difference, help tackle the climate crisis and gain the knowledge and know how for going into jobs in the green economy.

Grades don't matter as much as your passion for learning and skilling up for the future. If you want to learn more about climate change and experience hands-on activities, such as building, renewable energy, farming, and growing, then this is the course for you.

This course is accredited by ASDAN and you will receive a certificate on completion.

There are 4 modules:

  • Understanding the climate crisis
  • Food production and land management
  • Renewable Energy
  • Sustainable building

How to apply

Speak to your careers adviser for a referral or contact for the next start date. To register your interest, go to