Certification Course - Business for SDGs

Sustainability Management

What you will learn
The following 7 modules contribute to your learning: 

Orientation Module:  Information Begin connecting with fellow participants while exploring the navigation and the membership platform where your course will take place. 

Module 1: Sustainability challenges and business opportunities What are the Sustainable Development Goals and why do they matter for business? 

Module 2: The business case and leadership for action Why sustainability is good for business, and the importance of good leadership in achieving change.  

Module 3: Mastering the SDGs Learn the structure of the SDGs, the 17 goals and Agenda 2030 and how they correlate to sustainability.

Learn why business should support the SDGs and how business can advance them.

Module 4: Integrate and Implement sustainability strategies Learn how to map your value chain to identify impact areas. Learn how materiality assessments can be used to inform and direct company strategy.

Module 5: Communication Learn how to effectively communicate sustainability strategies and goals to internal and external stakeholders.

Module 6: Partnerships and collaboration Learn how business can work with non-profit actors, companies, government, and universities to create systematic change in sustainability.

Module 7: Certification & License

At the end of the course you´ll be given the opportunity to earn a certification and a license to operate and implement Sustainability Management and the SDGs according to the generic program this course is about.

 

This is included in the course fee

  • 8-10 week web course, depending on your working pace, packed with everything you need to know about the $12 trillion of business opportunities that lies within Agenda 2030 and unleash the business opportunities within your company or community.
  • Access to the course for 6 month, which means that you can take the course in a pace that suits you.
  • Practical action plan for overcoming barriers and seizing the opportunities associated with creating a sustainable and profitable business with key stakeholders and partnerships.
  • More than 50 course lectures, consisting of videos, text, exercises and inspiration, that you repeat as many times as you want.
  • Downloadable course material to save.
  • Concrete step-by-step descriptions and tasks that take you all the way through the course.
  • Closed Facebook group with other course participants for help and inspiration.