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Earn Your Zero Waste Certificate
What you’ll learn
The Waste Issue: key impacts, developments and current state of the world
Current Remedies: their intent, impact, value and limitations
Systems Thinking: what it is and its relevance in both understanding and applying Zero Waste thinking
Zero Waste: what it is and what it is not
Zero Waste: internationally recognized principles, practices and how to apply them
Zero Waste: fundamentals of waste auditing and measuring progress towards Zero Waste
Zero Waste: its wider value, making the case for Zero Waste (including common areas of debate)
Zero Waste & the Sustainable Development Goals
The Zero Waste Fundamentals Program (ZWF) is designed for those who are looking for more information on Zero Waste and how to take it to the next level. It aims to provide individuals with a solid foundation of Zero Waste practices, policies, values, and concepts.
The program helps the general public, municipalities, waste professionals, and community leaders gain experience about the Zero Waste practices and how to implement these locally to achieve their Zero Waste goals.
It is the first step towards your Zero Waste journey and a great way to start building your career within the Zero Waste world.
After completion, you will be able to actively identify, support, and advocate for Zero Waste.
Self-run course: you can go through the program material at your own pace, based on your own schedule
and learning process
A mix of video classes, mini-quizzes, exercises, and additional resources.
5 Sessions – Approx. 6 total hours of video classes
Zero Waste Canada (ZWC) Official Certificate of completion
Open to the general public, no requisites.
Resource Package containing the slides, list references, and key sources outlined throughout the course
After completion, you will be eligible to move to the Zero Waste Associate Designation
This program was developed by Zero Waste Canada.
With access to a global network of Zero Waste and resource management professionals, Zero Waste Canada represents the premier local driver of Zero Waste practices, policies, and expertise within the community, offering a wide array of Zero Waste resources that guide businesses and individuals towards a lower environmental impact and the circular/sharing economy.
Who this course is for
Zero Waste Enthusiastic
Waste Management Professionals
General Public looking more information on Zero Waste
Waste Management Consultants
Individuals looking for in-depth knowledge on Zero Waste best practices and concepts
Individuals looking to adopt the Zero Waste best practices at their home, business, work place, and/or communities