Ages 15 - 18 •
The Young Environmentalist Weekend gives students aged 15-18 an immersive experience of environmentalism. Across 2 days you will take part in a series of role-plays, seminars, simulations and Q&A sessions, all led by a group of experienced environmental professionals. The programme will be delivered ‘live online’.
Attendance will give you a competitive edge in the race for the best universities, colleges and jobs in environmentalism, and a 'super-curricular' experience to add to your university or college application.
World-leading environmentalists will coach you through live, interactive experiences including:
Saving a nation: design an environmental action plan as a road to recovery for a nation on the brink of cataclysmic disaster and receive live feedback from industry experts
Climate change summit COP26: represent an interest group and propose and negotiate on legislation that will impact the planet’s future
The electric vehicle revolution: compete in teams to create a futuristic environmentally-friendly transportation system with prizes going to the most progressive sustainable concept
Working alongside top environmentalists in a time-pressured business simulation: create a ‘going green’ blueprint using sustainable techniques as you work in teams to present a pathway to a greener future
Training on how to fulfil your ambitions of becoming a top environmentalist
An action plan detailing how to break into the environmentalism industry, starting now
Coaching by experts on A-level/IB/college class choices; university/college and degree choices; extra-curricular activities; work experience; application and interview techniques
Q&A time with a selection of leading environmentalists from a range of disciplines
Unlimited lifetime access to our guidance and expertise. Students can contact us for further advice at any time.
Attendance demonstrates you’ve gained key skills such as teamwork, problem-solving, commercial awareness and critical thinking
Complete the online assessment after the programme and receive a personalised certificate to include in your applications
This programme is for students aged 15-18. No prior knowledge or experience is required. The programme involves a mixture of interactive simulations, exercises and Q&A sessions.
'Live Online’: £165/student for both days.
There is no application process, and you can secure your place simply by clicking “Register Now”. We operate on a first-come first-served basis and programme places are limited.
DAY ONE: ENVIRONMENTAL INNOVATION - SUSTAINABILITY
DAY TWO: ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY - CLIMATE CHANGE
11.00amOur Environment, Our Future
12.05pmThe Electric Vehicle Revolution
2.15pmRelocation: Time for Change
3.15pmA Greener Corporate Future: The Sustainability Complex
*exact programme subject to change without notice.
11.00amThe World of Environmentalism
11.45amBecoming an Environmental Advocate
12.45pmSaving a Nation
3.00pmThe Climate Change Summit: COP26 (Part 1)
3.45pmThe Climate Change Summit: COP26 (Part 2)
29th - 30th January 2022
11am - 5:30pm (UK time)
As part of your booking, you will receive 12 months’ access to our state-of-the-art tech platform, AmbitionX. Here you will find all of your programme materials and complete post-programme assessments to gain coveted ‘experience points’ to demonstrate your levels of professional development. You will also be able to access any of InvestIN’s Live Online weekend and evening programmes through AmbitionX at no extra cost.
This programme will be delivered ‘Live Online’, so is not affected at all by any Covid-19 restrictions.
If you are trying to register and the registration box is not appearing it is likely because of firewall restrictions on your desktop device. You may wish to try on your mobile device instead. Alternatively, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with details of the programme you want to register for. We will reserve your place immediately and send you a link to pay by card online.