Sustainable Practices in Manufacturing

This programme provides a starting point for workplaces to demonstrate defined commitment towards sustainability awareness

Learner benefits

The Sustainable Practices in Manufacturing (Micro-credential) will give workers the essential skills required to identify workplace sustainability practices confidently.

It will prepare them for the future of work as New Zealand workplaces adapt to increasing and ever-changing sustainability requirements.

Graduates to be able to:


Identify and describe pollutants and their control


Describe the benefits of sustainable practices


Describe what sustainable practices are

What’s in it for your business?

Your workers will increase their sustainability knowledge and confidence, equipping them for future changes, large and small. Your workforce will be future-proofed, and its valuable knowledge retained.

This micro-credential will allow workers to develop a better understanding of:


Sustainable practices in the workplace


The benefits of those practices in the workplace


Cost-saving measures related to sustainable practices


Impacts on natural resources and the environment

How is it delivered?

This programme is best delivered via a training provider and is fully funded under the Government's Targeted Training and Apprenticeship Fund (TTAF). Employers don't have to pay anything for this micro-credential if they enrol before 31 December 2022.

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