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Introduction to Net Zero Course

£75 per learner (Excluding VAT)
Rio Learn’s IEMA Accredited Introduction to Net Zero course is designed to aid businesses and organisations by offering a comprehensive introduction of ‘Net Zero’, and includes carbon literacy training.

If you are looking to upskill your employees and make them more aware of the fundamentals of Net Zero, including its definition, the climate science behind it, and how policies are built around it. Alongside helping your employees understand the effects of global warming, it will also put them in a position to guide your business or organisation's decisions in the future, and help you communicate your goals effectively

There are no assessments for this course, and you can gain access to it anytime through our Rio Engage platform.

*If you are new to Rio, you will be directed to our Rio platform where you will need to complete one form to register before purchasing the course. If you are already an Engage user, you will be directed straight to the shopping cart. For all other users, please contact your System Administrator.

Introduction to Net Zero Course Overview

Learning Outcomes 

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  1. Explain what is net-zero and related terms 
  2. Explain the urgency of the underlying climate science driving the net-zero agenda
  3. Explain the main international policy context for responding to the climate crisis
  4. Explain the UK policy context and drivers  
  5. Explain the business and environmental benefits of net-zero  
  6. Explain the outline of a robust net-zero approach  
  7. Explain key principles for communicating a robust net-zero claim and avoiding greenwash  
What's included:
  • All online learning materials
  • IEMA Certificate of completion (from IEMA)
Course length

This course should take approximately 40 minutes to complete, and you have access to the course indefinitely.

Is this an online or on-site course?

This course is only available online through the Rio Engage platform.

Working with Rio

Rio are the experts in all things ESG and sustainability. As such, we offer expert consulting for any business or organisation looking to improve their environmental impact, and provide an ESG software platform to help you manage, analyse and report upon your efforts.

Contact Us

If you have any other questions regarding this Introduction to Net Zero course, please reach out to our team, who will be happy to answer any queries.