Waste Management Accelerator

Waste Management Accelerator

Waste management involves the processes of waste collection, transportation, processing, as well as waste recycling or disposal. In order to build a sustainable future, it is important that entrepreneurs within this field be given the opportunity to grow and create an impact.



This Waste Management Accelerator is designed to be an eLearning programme and curriculum to support Caribbean entrepreneurs by providing tailored content and tools needed to succeed.

This programme targets companies operating within the waste management sector. Be the first to pilot this programme!


APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, February 24, 2023



Recognizing the need for a tailored programme that specifically targets entrepreneurs working in the Waste Management Sector, Youth Business T&T, in partnership with Circulate Capital and Siel Environmental, has launch a pilot programme for Waste Management Entrepreneurs. The pilot programme was developed to work with entrepreneurs already operating in the sector, combining access to eLearning content, cross-learning sessions, fireside chats with experts, and individual mentorship.

Programme Components

Self-paced and flexible learning

Gain access to the eLearning platform with 9 modules and 31 sub-modules that meet the learning needs of entrepreneurs. Modules can be completed at any time during the programme. Access anytime, anywhere!

Peer-to-peer learning sessions

Eight virtual fireside sessions, focused on 1 topic and featuring a guest speaker. This element focuses on peer-to-peer sharing and support. Why do it alone!

Individual Mentorship Support

Each company will be provided with a mentor, for support in assessing their business challenges and guidance to overcome challenges. Individual growth!


Feb 6 to Feb 24

Application Period

March 2nd

Successful applicants notified.

March 8th to April 26th

Weekly 1hr and 30min Peer-to-Peer Learning Sessions

March 13th to May 5th

Available Individual Mentoring Period

Programme Partners

Circulate Capital is an emerging market investment management firm that finances innovations, companies, and infrastructure that scale solutions to the plastic waste and climate change crises. 

Siel Environmental Services Limited is a for-profit social enterprise specializing in waste education, waste management training, and waste project consultancy. 

Youth Business Trinidad and Tobago is a not-for-profit organisation focused on empowering young persons to develop profitable and sustainable businesses.