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WCG

WCG is one of the largest FE college groups in the UK with just under 15,000 students and 1,500 staff.

WCG offer a highly varied curriculum covering everything from hairdressing and plumbing to horse care and organic farming at our six unique colleges across Warwickshire and Worcestershire.

The vision is to create inspirational learning environments that are recognised nationally and internationally by employers, educators and entrepreneurs for developing ambitious, confident and successful citizens.

 

CERTIFIED  Year 5


The Planet Mark


This is to certify that WCG has achieved a reduction in its carbon footprint and is committed to continous improvement in sustainability.


Valid to 31 October 2019

Steve Malkin
Founder
The Planet Mark

Sir Tim Smit KBE
Co-Founder
The Eden Project

MEASURE



22.40% absolute carbon reduction

22.10% carbon reduction per employee

We are committed to reducing our carbon emmissions yearly so that together, we can all halt climate change


  • Total carbon footprint 4,216.8 tCO2e
  • Reporting boundary : 1 June 2017 - 31 July 2018
  • Emission sources : Natural gas, Electricity, onsite fuel, waste and water
  • Reporting period : 1 June 2017 - 31 July 2018

ENGAGE



15,097 FTE employees

We engage our employees and wider stakeholders to unlock their talent and knowledge to drive year on year progress in sustainability.


COMMUNICATE



We recognise that transparent communication is essential for transformational change and we quantifiably report on


7 SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS