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Sustainability and Environment

Online Courses


Sustainable Management Certificate

Online, self-paced, available anytime
$459 (2.5 CEUs; 25 hours)
Individual Courses: $99 each (3-5 hours each)

Individuals who are interested in advancing their understanding of sustainable management; managers and supervisors in business and industry; and entrepreneurs will benefit from this course.

Sustainability refers to the use of ecosystems and their resources in a manner that satisfies current needs without compromising the needs or options of future generations. A sustainable business is one that generates profits for its owners, protects the environment, and improves the lives of the people with whom it interacts.

Courses that lead to the Certificate:

 

This program covers several key topics, including:

  • The reasons for sustainability’s increase in popularity
  • The connection between the environment and sustainability
  • The business case for embracing sustainable management within an organization
  • The role government regulation plays in sustainability efforts
  • Some criticisms of corporate sustainability
  • Applying sustainable management principles in the workplace
  • Applying the Triple Bottom Line (TBL) concept and its three pillars of “People, Planet and Profits” in organizations
  • Recognizing and implementing best practices for measuring sustainable management efforts

 

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