Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 69.78
Liaison Monika Kamboures
Submission Date April 10, 2014
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California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
PAE-13: Staff Professional Development in Sustainability

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Deborah Scheider
Project Coordinator
Lyle Center for Regenerative Studies
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Does the institution make training and professional development opportunities in sustainability available to all staff?:

A brief description of the sustainability trainings and professional development opportunities available to staff :

Training is available through multiple avenues.
Organizational Development & Training (ODT) provided employees with opportunities to improve their professional performance and by facilitating solutions for growth, change, and improved workplace relationships. Training programs include lunch & learn programs covering a variety of topics including issues of sustainability (e.g. saving water, saving power, diet and health). http://www.csupomona.edu/~odt/

CPP Campus PowerSave: Provides ongoing employee training opportunities. A strongly utilized program is their GreenSpace program which includes department (and all employees) training, assessment and certification program where employees are taught how to lower their environmental impact and the department assessed and certified based on their successes.

The website URL where information about staff training opportunities in sustainability are available:

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