Access the free climate change awareness course to improve your understanding of environmental issues facing communities in Suffolk and beyond

The free and easy-to-access online course is suitable for both individuals and businesses looking to offer climate change awareness training to staff.

To access the online course, click on the button below. Once clicked, please complete a short anonymous survey to help us monitor who is accessing the training . You will then be able to complete the course.  

The course takes approximately 40 minutes to complete, and is divided into 5 short modules: 

  1. What is climate change? 
  2. The global impact of climate change
  3. The local impact of climate change 
  4. What action is Suffolk taking? 
  5. What can you do to help? 

All councils in Suffolk have acknowledged the climate emergency and have been working together on county-wide climate change initiatives since 2007 through the Suffolk Climate Change Partnership, working towards the aspiration of making the county of Suffolk carbon neutral by 2030. 

The ‘Introduction to Climate Change Awareness Course’  has been launched to raise awareness of the impacts of climate change in Suffolk and beyond. Funded by Suffolk County Council, it forms part of the wider collaborative action on climate change in Suffolk. 

We hope you find the course useful. If you have any questions, or difficulties in accessing it, please contact the team on 

If you’d like to provide feedback on the course, please complete the feedback survey here.  

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