How we do it Train

Action Sustainability delivers interactive training sessions for all aspects of sustainability to individuals and groups, through workshops, train the trainer models and bespoke training to meet your needs. Our approach is to support skills development and capacity building to achieve measurable outcomes through action.

Our training courses and materials includes, but is not limited to, the following sustainability issues and areas of expertise:

  • ISO 20400 and Sustainable supply chain management
  • Carbon
  • Modern Slavery
  • Equality, diversity and inclusion
  • Social value optimisation and measurement
  • Strategy and performance management
  • Sustainable buildings and infrastructure (which includes standards)
  • BIM

Click here to download our training brochure to get more detail and information on what we can offer you to meet your sustainability training needs.

For ISO 20400 and sustainable supply chain management in particular we have developed a journey on helping you to improve your competence in sustainable procurement. Click here to open our approach to training on ISO 20400 and sustainable procurement.

Action Sustainability are also experts in e-learning and have developed and delivered over 150 modules through the Supply Chain School as well as for other clients such as CECA, Balfour Beatty and the Green Construction Board. Developing and using bespoke e-learning is a great to transfer knowledge and skills across a larger and more disperse community of learners.

Contact us to see how we can help with your training programme on sustainability –


Martin Ratcliffe, Procurement Manager, Hammerson plc – “Action Sustainability’s training on ISO 20400 gave me new insight on the standard and solid, implementable skills and advice for further embedding our sustainable procurement practices”

Jenny Neville, Head of Procurement, Scottish Ambulance Service “Action Sustainability’s tailored training gave us robust learning and implementable actions for our journey to ever more sustainable procurement”

Why do you need training

Education, education, education

Real change will only happen through your people. Enabling your team and business with the right sustainability skills is how to make it happen. Driving consistency of practice across organisations usually requires high quality training.

Avoiding dependence on a few individuals

It's not possible to embed sustainability across a business through a few individuals. The more people that are skilled in the relevant sustainability issues and opportunities that their business presents, the better. Individuals usually love learning more about sustainability and welcome training.

Upskilling your team will save time and money

Action sustainability are experts in training delivery. Training is core to our business and is how we drive action. Giving people the right skills in sustainability will save time and money and is good for business.