Green abilities

Green abilities Professional level Learning Paths / ECVET
VET trainers - Ecologists
VET trainers - Biologists
Managing directors and chief executives
Green abilities (knowledge, skills and competences)

  • Implement a systems wide approach that links in the various parts of the business with the greater environment at large

  • Deliver increased value to shareholders while making sustainable improvements in their environmental performance

  • Organize the corporation to become green on a standard budget

  • Apply cost benefit analysis in order to allocate funds appropriately to complete a successful green business

  • Is adopting new economic models at the core of sustainable management that take the Earth into account in the decision-making process

  • Ability to keep a system running indefinitely without depleting resources.

  • Application of sustainable practices in the categories of businesses and environment

  • Managing them in a sustainable way that will benefit current generations and future generations

  • Be aware of the lifecycle of their products by leaving the responsibility up to the company to take care of the product throughout the life cycle

  • Change industrial processes sustainably so that they actually replenish and magnify the stock of natural capital

  • Organize the education, the cooperation, and the responsiveness of the people that live in the organization

  • Set sustainable goals, then people are more likely to reduce energy, water, and waste

  • Communicate the ideals and plans for an area to the people that will be carrying out the plan


EQF 6 LO 1 + Test questions LO 3 + Test questions LO 5 + Test questions

8 ECVET
Managing directors and chief executives
Green abilities (knowledge, skills and competences)

  • Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate alternative environmental options and implement solutions

  • Management of Personnel Resources sustainably – motivating, developing, and directing people as they work, identifying the best proposels for green tasks

  • Monitoring/assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make green improvements or take corrective action

  • Implement a systems wide approach that links in the various parts of the business with the greater environment at large

  • Systematically and realistically thinking about the sustainable application of traditional business principles to environmental problems

  • Deliver increased value to shareholders while making improvements in their environmental performance

  • Organize the corporation to become green on a standard budget

  • Apply cost benefit analysis in order to allocate funds appropriately to complete a successful green business

  • Understand that green values are critical factors in decisions

  • At the core of sustainable management is adopting new economic models that take the Earth into account in the decision-making process

  • Ability to keep a system running indefinitely without depleting resources.

  • Maintaining economic viability

  • Nourishing the needs of the present and future generations

  • Application of sustainable practices in the categories of businesses and environment

  • Managing them in a sustainable way that will benefit current generations and future generations

  • Be aware of the lifecycle of their products by leaving the responsibility up to the company to take care of the product throughout the life cycle

  • Change industrial processes so that they actually replenish and magnify sustainably the stock of natural capital

  • Organize the education, the cooperation, and the responsiveness of the people that live in the organization

  • Set goals, then people are more likely to reduce energy, water, and waste

  • Communicate the ideals and plans for an area to the people that will be carrying out the plan


EQF 7 LO 1 + Test questions LO 2 + Test questions LO 3 + Test questions LO 5 + Test questions

11 ECVET
Sales, marketing and development managers
Manufacturing managers
Health service manager
Forestry production managers
Training and staff development professionals in the fields related to environment
Vocational education teachers
Secondary education teachers
VET trainers - Electrical engineers
VET trainers - Environmental engineers
VET trainers - Mechanical engineers
VET trainers - Civil engineers


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