The Training Farm Goes Green

March 14, 2013 (PRLEAP.COM) Education News
New York, NY The Training Farm, one of the leading software instruction and film editing schools in New York, embraces environmentally-friendly practices that help companies across the country limit their global impact and improve the quality of life for generations to come. The Training Farm film editing school implements several energy-saving practices, as well as participates in recycling programs, and uses sustainable products whenever possible.

"Just as we challenge our film editing school students to do their best in their work, as a company we also strive to do the best work possible for our students, as well as for our communities." said Josh Hull, business development and marketing, The Training Farm. "By implementing some simple but effective changes in our business practices, our film editing school was able to reduce our carbon footprint and energy consumption."

For every dollar The Training Farm spends on utilities, they pay a percentage to purchase carbon credits from wind energy sources, to balance the impact. The film editing school's other green practices include using only recycled paper and recycled cleaning supplies; Energy Star-rated products; wireless Internet, instead of hardwired; and online storage, instead on in-house servers. The Farm in also phasing in LED monitors for all of their teaching and work computers.

The physical classroom at The Training Farm also received a green makeover with a recycled lighting system that uses energy-efficient bulbs and with sustainable bamboo flooring. The training Farm is also constantly challenging its film editing school students and team members to come up with other ways to reduce, reuse and recycle. The company's commitment to sustainable practices is among the reasons it has become one of the most sought-after film editing schools in the community.

For more information about The Training Farm's green practices, visit www.thetrainingfarm.com.

About The Training Farm
Whether you're a newbie looking to get a jumpstart on that next career, or an industry veteran in need of refresher on the newest version, you'll find what you need at The Training Farm. Our courses attract trainees from many different fields and of varying skill levels. With certified mac OS training programs in a variety of feature-rich software suites, we accommodate any trainee's needs. Our small class sizes are perfect, not only for learning, but for meeting like-minded individuals who can bring fresh ideas to the table.