Our introductory Sustainability and Wool course presents the theory and practice of circular design, regenerative agriculture and showcases manufacturing processes with reduced environmental impacts. Providing a holistic introduction into concepts, global sustainability frameworks and strategies to support sustainable and even restorative business, this course will provide you with key learnings on all-important topics such as the circular economy to regenerative agriculture.
Leaders in sustainable fashion and textile design have come together to provide insights for the course. This course is designed for students, retailers, brand, designers and the textile trade looking to upskill, become more informed and drive change on your business’ roadmap to sustainability.
THIS PROGRAM IS FOR
Learners of all Levels
NO. OF COURSES
COURSES : 1
This course will provide an introduction into the concepts, global sustainability frameworks and strategies to support sustainable and even restorative business in the textile industry. We will be exploring key issues and questions relating to sustainable development, legislation, collaborative global goals, and ways to measure and manage the textile industry’s impact on people, planet and prosperity. With a focus on the wool fibre and wool industry, this course will introduce the theory and practice of circular design, regenerative agriculture and manufacturing processes with reduced environmental impacts.
Throughout the course we will explore opportunities and solutions for creating products with a more positive legacy, and how as designers and businesses we can support consumers to reduce their impacts on the planet and people. The course will provide detail on how wool can be a solution to support businesses transition toward a circular and less impactful model.
By completing this course, you will gain an understanding of sustainability grounded in science and be introduced to the knowledge and tools that will help you build a resilient business during this dynamic, complex time.