Sustainable Business Trainings & Workshops

Overview

Year-Round
Classes are Free!

The training curriculum was developed in collaboration with the global nonprofit Sustainable Travel International and Walking Mountains Science Center. Sessions focus on fundamentals of business sustainability practices and certification criteria. Participants learn to use a Sustainability Management System to do an assessment of their current management practices and create an action plan.

Participants will:

  • Develop a deeper understanding of sustainability best practices
  • Learn new tools to implement sustainability in daily operations
  • Learn how to engage with the Sustainable Business Trail Map
  • Complete a sustainable business self-assessment and action plan
  • Prepare for the Actively Green Sustainable Business Certification
  • Tap into a growing network of other sustainability professionals and community leaders

 

2022 Training Schedule will be announced soon!

January 12 @ 3:00 pm Sustainable Business Intro Training

Register Here! Attend this training to build a complete understanding of the Actively Green Sustainable Business Training, Certification & Engagement Program, benefits accessible from a variety of participation levels, and […]

April 20 @ 3:00 pm Sustainable Business Intro Training |

Register Here! Attend this training to build a complete understanding of the Actively Green Sustainable Business Training, Certification & Engagement Program, benefits accessible from a variety of participation levels, and […]

August 17 @ 3:00 pm Sustainable Business Intro Training |

Register Here! Attend this training to build a complete understanding of the Actively Green Sustainable Business Training, Certification & Engagement Program, benefits accessible from a variety of participation levels, and […]

Workshops and Events: Click on the title of the event to register.

Free for all staff of certified businesses and Vail Valley Partnership members; Please note your certified status and/or VVP membership will be verified. For non-certified business, please contact the Actively Green team at activelygreen@walkingmountains.org before registering.

May 11 @ 3:00pm | Sustainable Business Workshop: Flexible Work Arrangements
Learn how your business can establish an alternative work arrangement policy and help employees commit to getting our of their cars two days a week.

June 8 @ 9:00am | Sustainable Business Trail Map
Learn how to make changes in your business that will help the bottom line and make your business more resilient and sustainable.

August 10 @ 4:00pm | Sustainable Business Trail Map 
Learn how to make changes in your business that will help the bottom line and make your business more resilient and sustainable.

October 5 @ 9:00am | Sustainable Business Trail Map
Learn how to make changes in your business that will help the bottom line and make your business more resilient and sustainable.

December 7 at 4:00pm | Sustainable Business Trail Map
Learn how to make changes in your business that will help the bottom line and make your business more resilient and sustainable.

February 10 @ 9:00 am Sustainable Business Advanced Certification Training |

Register Here Want to make change at your work to improve sustainability performance? Eager to incorporate more green business strategies? Ready for international recognition at an individual level? Take the […]

July 20 @ 9:00 am Sustainable Business Advanced Certification Training |

Register Here Want to make change at your work to improve sustainability performance? Eager to incorporate more green business strategies? Ready for international recognition at an individual level? Take the […]