Sunday, February 26, 2012

Certified Sustainability Training in Chicago

The Centre for Sustainability and Excellence [CSE] is conducting an IEMA-certified CSR training workshop on March 8-9 in Chicago, IL. CSE has certified more than 250 CSR Practitioners from 5 continents and 25 countries. Upon completion of the course, participants are able to effectively develop Sustainability strategies, implement CSR programs, and communicate performances through Sustainability/CSR Reports.

CSE North America is based in Chicago with global headquarters in Europe. CSE is a global advisory and training organization that provides Sustainability Solutions to the public and private sector. As an international network of specialists and consultants, CSE provides organizations, governments, and institutions unique and advanced services to achieve Stakeholder Value across Operational and Organizational frameworks.

The Certified Sustainability (CSR) Practitioner training entails a global perspective on Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability enabling professionals to gain an international professional certification as CSR Practitioners and lead their organizations, teams and projects towards Sustainability and Excellence.

As an Approved Training Provider under the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment, CSE offers intensive learning opportunities for professionals across sectors and industries on Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability - strategy, design, management, communication.

Topics Covered
  • Definition of Sustainability (CSR)
  • Local and International Trends & Legislation in CSR & Climate Change
  • Stakeholder Approach & Triple Bottom Line
  • Design of a Sustainability Strategy
  • Creation of a Carbon Footprint Strategy & LCA
  • Green & Cause Related Marketing
  • Sustainability Reporting & Verification (GRI guidelines)
  • Carbon Disclosure Project
  • Global Standards, Guidelines
  • Tools for Integration (GRI, CDP, ISO 26000, UN Global Compact)
  • The Role of Sustainability (CSR) Manager
Fields that Benefit
  • Marketing
  • Public Relations
  • Communications
  • General Management
  • Human Resources
  • Sustainability / CSR
  • Environmental Management
  • Professional Benefits
Professionals gain advanced knowledge and acquire comprehensive skills for bringing added value and authenticity to their organizations at the strategic and operational level. Successful Sustainability (CSR) Practitioners ensure that the commitment to Sustainability is deployed through the effective design and implementation of strategies and programs across organizations. By maintaining high levels of confidence among stakeholders and adopting business transparency organizations achieve excellence and actively promote social responsibility across the Triple Bottom Line.

For more information contact sustainability@cse-net.org. Seats are limited to ensure engagement, discussion, and active participation register now.

To register for the Chicago sustainability training event click here.

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1 comment:

steve hawk said...

I have heard that there is lot of school build up in Ireland. They also give Environmental Management Courses. Which i felt its more helpful to the students..
For more details visits :
http://managementcourses.ie/