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Webinar: Your First Steps into Sustainability – How Active IQ Overcame their Barriers to Win

09 Feb 2024

To the community of UK small businesses, we understand that embarking on a carbon footprint journey can seem like scaling Everest in flip-flops. It’s overwhelming, right? Between the confusing terms, hefty consulting fees, and the notion that it’s all a big company game.

But here’s a breath of fresh air: Our Carbon, in collaboration with leading educator Active IQ, present a game-changing webinar that’s tailored just for you. This is your chance to not only learn the first steps of managing your carbon footprint but also to gain insights from a company that has successfully navigated these waters and excelled.


Learn from Active IQ's journey

Gain insights on your first steps

Why This Webinar is a Must-Watch:

  • Cutting Through the Complexity: We’re breaking down sustainability into digestible, actionable steps.
  • Real Stories, Real Insights: Learn from Active IQ’s journey – a company that has been in your shoes and emerged as a leader in corporate social responsibility.
  • Practical Tools and Tips: Walk away with knowledge and tools to confidently start your sustainability journey.

What’s in Store for You:

  • Simplifying Carbon Emissions: We’ll break it down into manageable chunks.
  • Demystifying Jargon: Carbon literacy in terms you can actually grasp.
  • Navigating Greenhouse Gas Protocols and ISOs: We turn these standards into practical knowledge.
  • Our Carbon’s Integrity and Commitment: We keep it real, with accuracy at the core.
  • Decoding Scope 1, 2, 3 Emissions: Understanding these terms is easier than you think.
  • The Importance of a Baseline Year: Pinpointing your starting line for a clearer journey.
  • Identifying and Tackling Your Carbon Culprits: We’ll show you how to find and fix them.
  • Collaborating for Greater Impact: Learn the power of working with suppliers on sustainability.
  • Active IQ’s Journey Unpacked: Real-world steps and insights you can apply.

Meet Your Sustainability Sherpas:

  • Jenny Patrickson, Active IQ: As the Managing Director with over 25 years in the active leisure sector, Jenny has spearheaded the growth of specialist health and fitness awarding organizations. With a BA (Hons) in Adult Education and extensive experience in strategic planning and business development, she brings a wealth of knowledge to the table. Jenny’s international experience includes work with Europe Active and ICREPs, showcasing her global perspective on fitness and health standards.
  • Gavin Baxter, Active IQ: Heading Business Development at Active IQ, Gavin plays a pivotal role in maintaining their status as a leading Awarding and End-point Assessment Organization. His journey, spanning over 15 years, includes roles as a sports coach, outdoor activity instructor, and various managerial positions. Currently studying a postgraduate Level 7 senior leadership program, Gavin’s commitment to education and health is evident in his mission to uplift global standards in the health and fitness sector.
  • Chloe Collins, Our Carbon: With a rich history in science education in China, Chloe made a significant career pivot towards sustainability, fueled by her passion for environmental stewardship. At Our Carbon, she heads the carbon accounting and reporting department, guiding businesses towards sustainable practices. When she’s not demystifying carbon emissions, Chloe enjoys diving into literature and the adrenaline rush of aerial sports.

Join us to shake off the overwhelm and step confidently into sustainability.

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Bonus: get your own Carbon Snapshot with our new free Carbon Calculator. It’s time to swap those flip-flops for something a bit sturdier as you embark on your sustainability journey with Our Carbon and Active IQ.

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