Corporate Lunch & Learn Program

To get your staff engaged and provide them with the tools to live and work sustainably, we offer Lunch & Learns on a number of topics for practical environmental action.  Each presentation lasts approximately 55 minutes and includes time for Q&A.

Cost: $200 per session (including GST)

 

6 Steps to a Greener Workplace: Learn about how you can “green” your office through electricity and water conservation, emissions reduction, waste management, engagement and procurement.


12 Steps to a Greener Home: Learn about reducing waste in your home, how to reduce energy and water consumption, learn to spot green washing in cleaning products, and other green home tips. This presentation is eligible for subsidy, contact us for further details.


Climate Change 101 (also offered as ESL-friendly)Learn about the main causes and climatic, oceanic, ecosystem, human-health, social and economic implications of climate change. We will also discuss the common myths of climate change and how you can help decrease your carbon footprint.


Workplace Recycling: A presentation tailored to your organizations current waste program which covers the results of a current waste assessment or waste audit performed. We will discuss bylaw expectations, areas in need of improvement as well as successes, diversion rate, contamination, what goes where  and what actions can be taken to further increase waste diversion. This presentation is eligible for subsidy if you’ve completed a Green Calgary waste assessment or audit within 2019 or 2020.


Recycling 101 at Work (also offered as ESL-friendly): Learn about the “do’s and don’ts” of workplace recycling and composting. We will cover the environmental and economic importance of recycling, bylaw expectations, what goes where, and actions to take in the office to increase waste diversion.


 Zero Waste Workplace: Learn about the what zero waste is and why its important. We will discuss the approach to take to implement zero waste actions in your organization and tips for success.

Workplace Sustainability - Mini Series

Workplace Sustainability Mini Series presentations are shorter presentations focused on a single theme. These presentations are 25-30 minute sessions (20 minutes for content and 5-10 minutes for questions). 

Cost: $100/ presentation, $75 each for multiple bookings.

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, all presentations can now be offered via webinar.

Presentation themes include:

  • Creating a Green Team
  • Energy Emissions
  • Recycling 101
  • Workplace recycling
  • Zero waste lunches
  • Zero waste workplace

Workshop Presentations (ON HOLD)

Select a workshop presentation and hone your green business solutions! These workshops are 1.5 hours and include hands-on learning for your staff. 

Cost: $250 each

Currently due to COVID-19, all workshop presentations are on hold. 

Available Topics

  • Waste Workshop for Business: Provide your employees with tips and strategies for dealing with the waste generated by your business and how to ensure your business is adopting practices that will ensure compliance with City bylaws.
  • 6 Steps to a Greener Workplace: Learn about how you can “green” your office through electricity and water conservation, emissions reduction, waste management, engagement and procurement.

Want to book a workshop for your business, industry association, or business association?  Contact our Green Workplace team today.