By spending 20 minutes ‘every day’, anyone can champion sustainability, make a big difference and discover big benefits for themselves.


Our Training provides the skills, capability and mind-set for everyday champions and significant energy users to drive continual improvement from just 20 minutes a day.

Our unique courses were developed after running hugely successful training events for everyday champions across many industry sectors including airports, universities, retailers, accommodation providers, NHS and other sectors.

Our training can be customised, usually around three levels:

Awareness Training for everyone working for the organisation, or on its behalf, through e-learning, lunch & learn sessions, events or videos. Level A meets the requirements of ISO 50001.


Big Idea Workshops aims to inspire everyone to get more involved and help them contribute ideas through workshops, treasure hunts and other events.


Champions Academy focuses on energy & sustainability leadership training for everyday champions, significant energy users and others to develop the attitudes, skills, knowledge and performance they need. It’s on the job training, typically run as 100 day programmes and meets the requirements of ISO 50001.

Our training can be delivered per person of per course for a team of group of colleagues.


For energy & sustainability champions and significant energy users
Aim: On the job training to create everyday champions and develop the attitudes,skills, knowledge and performance that champions and significant energy users need to deliver effective continual improvement and leadership as defined by ISO 50001.

Significant energy users include anyone who either has hands-on control of, or can influence, significant energy use; this includes development, procurement, finance and other colleagues as well as facilities and operational personnel.

The course caters for those:

  • Who are completely new to being an everyday champion or significant energy user for their organisation.
  • Who need the skills, capability and training to meet the competency requirements of ISO 50001 or ISO 14001 or to conduct internal energy audits and reviews.
  • For those looking to develop an energy management system aligned with ISO 50001
  • Experienced energy users and champions who would like to further develop their skills for continual energy improvement and leadership.

Content: Energy awareness; Energy reviews; Objectives and targets; Organisational and other requirements; The catalyst for change; Training needs; Behaviour change; Ways to save energy; Tracking and verifying results; Developing toolkits; Reinforcing and demonstrating continual improvement.

Bespoke: We can tailor make the training course as required; this includes toning down or enhancing the gamification elements.

Commitment: 12 guided learning hours, plus activities and project, typically run over a 100 day programme, depending on your aims and objectives.

Delivery: At your site, an off-site location, online or a combination of these.

Qualification: Energy & Sustainability Everyday Champion Certificate. The course is iterative so it can be taken at Levels 1,2 or 3 (Everyday Champion to Lead Champion levels)


“Brilliant!” – “Novel”

“Great way to think about energy saving” – “Very informative”

“Best workshop ever”

“More people now involved means less stress for us to hit targets”

Discovery Mill Case-study – Lessons from 10 years working with Heathrow, download here