|Submission Date||April 6, 2018|
Metropolitan Community College
EN-9: Staff Professional Development
|1.25 / 2.00||
Coordinator of Sustainable Practices
Campus Planning and Sustainability
Does the institution make available professional development and training opportunities in sustainability to all staff at least once per year?:
Does the institution wish to pursue Part 2 of this credit (the rate of employee participation in sustainability professional development and training)?:
Estimated percentage of regular staff (full-time and part-time) that participates annually in sustainability professional development and training that is either provided or supported by the institution (0, 1-24%, 25-49%, 50-74%, 75% or more):
A brief description of any internal sustainability professional development and training opportunities that the institution makes available to staff:
MCC offers a monthly presentation on a sustainability related topic that is open to all staff and faculty. The program runs through the academic year and covers topics such as green building, sustainable businesses, and how sustainability can impact community health, amongst other topics.
A brief description of any external professional development and training opportunities in sustainability that are supported by the institution(e.g. through payment, reimbursement, or subsidy):
Staff are welcome to participate in Continuing Education courses related to Sustainability at a discounted rate. The continuing education courses vary each quarter.
Estimated percentage of regular staff (full-time and part-time) for which sustainability is included in performance reviews (0, 1-24%, 25-49%, 50-74%, 75% or more) :
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
The staff training opportunities are listed in an employee-only accessible intranet site.
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