Sunday, May 6, 2012

Certified Sustainability (CSR) Practitioner Training

On May 31 to June 1, in New York, NY, a course is being held for those interested in being certified sustainability practitioners. Each participant will get a free, brief Sustainability Assessment, based on Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) guidelines and utilizing user-friendly web tools developed by CSE. Through this tool you can identify key sustainability risks, strengths, and areas for improvement for your organization (for Option B attendees only).

Training materials 

Updated case studies from companies such as Apple, Lloyds Banking Group, and others Informative videos from leading sustainable organizations Sustainability reports related to your sector CSR-Practitioner Certification (for Option B attendees only).

CSE Accreditation

For the past three years, executives from Fortune 500 companies, local governments, and academia have trusted CSE and participated in our trainings to become Certified Sustainability (CSR) Practitioner under the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA). Organizations who have attended include Supervalu, Unilever, ABM, Lockheed Martin, Baker Hughes, Noble Energy, United Airlines, Coca Cola, Savola, Dubai Customs, LBG, BP, Stanford University, Unilever, and Heineken Group. Get the value of a globally accredited course in supporting your career IEMA, a leading not-for-profit organization, currently has a membership of over 15,000 individual and corporate members based in 83 countries. CSE is an accredited training provider under IEMA. Attendees who wish to become Certified Sustainability (CSR) Practitioners will need to submit a post-course assignment for evaluation.

Topics Covered 

Global and Local Legislation for CSR and Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions The Importance of Stakeholder Εngagement and Supply Chain Green Marketing and Cause Related Marketing Sustainability (CSR) Strategy - Related Global Standards & Guidelines (UN Global Compact, ISO 26000, Global Reporting Initiative, Carbon Disclosure Project, etc.) Creation of a Carbon Footprint Strategy and Life Cycle Assessment Sustainability (CSR) Reporting and Classification Based on GRI Guidelines The Role of the Sustainability (CSR) Practitioner and Future Trends Fields that Benefit Marketing Public Relations Communications General Management Human Resources Sustainability / CSR Environmental Management Virtual Sustainability (CSR) Office and Coaching CSE in addition to the training offers a comprehensive range of strategic and operational support to Trainees interested in augmenting their internal sustainability management resources with CSE virtual sustainability team resources (Coaching).

Who Should Attend

Whether you are an experienced sustainability practitioner requiring support to audit, develop and align your global supply chain or new to the field and in the early stages of implementation – CSE has a solution that fits your needs.

Green Event Policy

As part of their sustainability policy (since 2007), they calculate and offset the carbon footprint of all CSE events, including the travel of our attendees. Additionally, CSE is among the first firms in its sector to have published a Sustainability Report (since 2008). A prime example of 'walking the talk'.

Course Details

*Option A - Course Only includes attendance of the two-day course, without having the option of certification or free GRI Assessment.

*Inquire about a special discount for organizations with more than 2 attendees.

For prices and registrations click here.

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