A Green Skills Curriculum

Join us for a Green Skills Breakfast Event, where we’ll cover bridging the gap between education and industry demands, and how together we can shape future workforces to ensure they are equipped to tackle the challenges of tomorrow’s construction landscape.

Friday 22nd March 2024 at University Centre Peterborough

Join collaborative discussions, tour green skills education in action and get a sneak peek into the future of green technology teaching and assessment at the build of our exciting new Centre of Green Technology.

A Sustainable Leap Forward

As part of our commitment to a sustainable future, the Inspire Education Group is thrilled to unveil initiatives that blend green skills into our core curriculum. 

Supported by the Local Skills Improvement Fund (LSIF), we are at the cusp of pioneering education in decarbonisation, electric vehicle technology, and retrofitting. Our partnership with The Retrofit Academy is just the beginning. 

Join us as we pave the way to the much-anticipated Centre for Green Technology, a project delivered in collaboration with the CPCA and PCC that is setting the foundation for a greener tomorrow.

Meet our Speakers

Celebrating our commitment to sustainability, Rachel will highlight how we are embracing innovation in education with funding from LSiF to introduce green skills training such as decarbonisation, electrical vehicle technologies and retrofit into our curriculum.

Rachel Nicholls, CEO of Inspire Education Group

Bridging the education-industry gap, Gary will discusses the role of T Levels in shaping our future workplace.

Gary McPartland, Assistant Principal at Inspire Education Group


As a tutor in Retrofit, Dee will provide her insights into the Retrofit industry and its educational pathways.

Dee Miller, Retrofit Tutor at Inspire Education Group

Our Key Note speaker will discuss the crucial role of green skills in driving sustainability. Focused on upskilling for eco-friendly practices, her keynote highlights the importance of training for a greener future.

Emma Hall, Retrofit Academy Training and Partnerships Manager

Anthony Warner Oct 2023 (2)

Through the support of LSiF funding, Tony will identify how we are enhancing learning experiences through digitalisation to drive forward innovations and emerging technologies.

Tony Warner, Digital Learning Technologist at Inspire Education Group


8:30 AM: Arrival & Welcome. Opportunity to network with breakfast provided.

9:15 AM: Speakers and presentations.

10:00 AM: Interactive tour of the SLGTA schools taster event. Experience the teaching of VR technology and other green innovations in action. Exclusive Preview  of the new Centre for Green Technology.

11:00 AM: Event close and photo opportunity.


Are you ready to lead the charge in green education? 

RSVP by 15 March 2024 to secure your place at this groundbreaking event.