Greening your Community Building

Event aims

Are you involved in running a community building in North Yorkshire? Are you interested in learning how to reduce your energy use and costs? If so, then this is the training for you! This training will also explore ways to reduce your environmental impact and make your building more sustainable.

Delivered by Kate Urwin, the Yorkshire Energy Doctor, this new 2-session course is for those in North Yorkshire who want to make their community buildings more environmentally sustainable. Discover how to undertake an eco-audit of your building, explore alternative energy sources and develop ideas on engaging with the wider community.

Course dates: 10.00am – 12.00pm Monday 8 February and Friday 12 February 2021. Attendance is required on both sessions.

The live, interactive training will be delivered over Zoom.

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Who should attend?

This course is designed for those involved in all types of community buildings and will provide an overview on how to achieve better energy efficiency, reduce your carbon footprint and may even save you some money on energy bills.

What will you learn? 

By the end of this course you should:

  • Recognise ways to reduce your energy use and costs.
  • Understand how to undertake an eco-audit of your community building.
  • Have an overview of better energy usage and efficiency.
  • Know how to engage the wider community.

Trainer 

This course will be delivered by Kate Urwin, the Yorkshire Energy Doctor. Yorkshire Energy Doctor is a Community Interest Company (CIC) based in Riccall, near Selby, in North Yorkshire. They are a not-for-profit organisation working to tackle fuel poverty and to ensure that everyone is able to heat their home at an affordable cost. Kate works in partnership with a number of different organisations and delivers advice through the Warm and Well in North Yorkshire service.

How to book

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If you have any questions about the training please contact communitysupport@communityfirstyorkshire.org.uk or 01904 704 177.

If you have any questions about booking or invoicing please contact info@communityfirstyorkshire.org.uk or telephone 01904 704 177.

Cost

This event is free to village halls and community buildings in North Yorkshire thanks to funding from The Northern Gas Networks.

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