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Nov
22
Wed
Sustainability Strategy and Reporting @ Kuwait
Nov 22 @ 9:00 am – Nov 23 @ 5:00 pm

Strategy and Reporting Executive Training

The Sustainability Strategy & Reporting Executive Training is designed to address the needs and expectations of demanding and experienced professionals. This training is a highly specialized two-day course which focuses on the strategy components and the core structures which enable participants to embed Sustainability into their organizations strategically and effectively. Participants will be able to integrate Sustainability into corporate strategy; apply internationally recognized Sustainability frameworks, avoid unnecessary Sustainability complexities, and articulate and build the business case for Sustainability. As part of this training course, professionals will develop a road map for their organizations.

Objectives
An advanced training program for professionals focusing exclusively on strategy and reporting!
Participants:

  • Create a roadmap for strategy implementation
  • Understand how to improve Sustainability performance
  • Practice on reporting Sustainability performance and disclosing Sustainability progress
  • Develop effective Sustainability strategies
  • Ensure effective disclosure of materiality process, Sustainability strategy, targets, goals and impacts
  • Align Sustainability and CSR with business strategy

Top Benefits
At the end of our two-day Sustainability Strategy & Reporting Executive Training, participants will have achieved the skills and the knowledge to bring new value back to her/his organization by:

  • Maximizing impacts on Sustainability & CSR initiatives
  • Improving sustainability performance against best practices
  • Communicating sustainability outcomes to stakeholders to build brand value and increase competitiveness
  • Sustainability risk and opportunity identification and assessment with bench marking activities
  • Developing effective sustainability strategies and implementation of those strategies through effective road maps
  • Disclosing effectively sustainability aspects following international standard

Key Topics include

  • Practical Sustainability and CSR Concepts
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Sustainable Supply Chains
  • Sustainability Assessment
  • Sustainability Strategy
  • Materiality Assessment
  • Sustainability Reporting
  • Sustainable Communications
  • Post-course Assignment for Certification

Who should attend
We recommend this training to professionals who are, or seek to become, involved in reporting sustainability in adherence with international standards or to effectively embed sustainability into their organizations strategies.
An ideal candidate may:

  • Have responsibilities in developing, monitoring and evaluating CSR/Sustainability activities
  • Have direct involvement in CSR/Sustainability reporting
  • Be moving into a position in which sustainability is a consideration
  • Play a role in the shift of an organization to a more sustainable vision
  • Have duties involving strategic development which could benefit from a sustainable approach

Functions: CSR/Sustainability, Governance and Risk Management, Human Resources, Marketing/Communications/PR, Supply Chain/Logistics, Health and Safety, Environment, Quality, Operations, Corporate Philanthropy/Foundations

Training Methodology
We firmly believe that a friendly, supportive, and engaging learning environment is key to building long-lasting knowledge and maximizing retention. To support this belief, we built this course around a dynamic mixture of lectures, practical exercises, best practice case studies and group discussions. Our method builds not only knowledge, but a confidence in discussing and applying CSR/Sustainability topics and the platform for exchanging ideas and building valuable connections. Each course closes with a post-course assignment to evaluate the level of knowledge gained through this course and upon passing results in the earning of an ILM endorsed certificate.

Global ILM Recognition
The prestigious Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) is the UK’s largest awarding body for leadership and management qualifications.

Following your successful completion, you receive the “Sustainability Strategy and Reporting Executive Training” Certificate which is endorsed by the leading UK Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) verifying your knowledge and successful completion.
Additional guidance is provided for the successful completion of your post-course assignment.

Entry Requirements
Professional experience is required

Feb
19
Mon
Advanced CSO Professional @ Lebanon
Feb 19 @ 9:00 am – Feb 21 @ 5:00 pm

Advanced Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO) Professional

The Advanced CSO Professional Training is a challenging training course offering a unique holistic viewpoint to Sustainability. In this course, experienced professionals will benefit from our interactive approach focusing on both strategic and operational aspects of Sustainability. Our skill-building and hands-on approach assists participants to improve their capabilities and drive practical Sustainability solutions successfully across their organization. Participants will adopt an inclusive approach to Sustainability and CSR issues, trends, challenges, standards, and strategies and will gain insights into best methods for leading organizational Sustainability to overcome business uncertainty and gain long lasting competitive advantage.

Objectives

  • Gain in-depth understanding of Sustainability and CSR ecosystem and future development
  • Learn to formulate sustainability strategies and integrate CSR into corporate structure
  • Practice on real life Social Return On Investment (SROI) cases
  • Articulate the business case for sustainability
  • Ensure maximum impact from Sustainability and CSR initiatives
  • Influence Sustainability and CSR positive development within company and partners

Top Benefits
At the end of our three-day Advanced CSO Professional Training, participants will have developed the skills and methodologies to:

  • Lead sustainability in your organization
  • Assess, identify, and manage opportunities and risks from a sustainability perspective
  • Adopt a strategic stakeholder engagement approach
  • Develop, implement, monitor and communicate Sustainability and CSR strategies and initiatives
  • Improve sustainability performance, organizational profile and competitiveness
  • Effectively disclose organizational strategies, material issues, impacts, and performance

Key Topics include

  • Practical Sustainability and CSR Concepts
  • Global Legislation
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Sustainability and CSR Trends
  • Sustainability and CSR Programs
  • Sustainability and CSR Initiatives
  • Social Return on Investment (SROI)
  • Sustainable Supply Chains
  • Sustainability Strategy
  • Environment
  • Sustainability Assessment
  • Materiality
  • Sustainability Reporting
  • Sustainable Communications
  • The future of CSO’s
  • Post-course Assignment for Certification

Who should attend
Advanced CSO Professional Training is ideally suited to professionals and leaders seeking advance in-depth knowledge in CSR/Sustainability.

An ideal candidate may play a role in:

  • CSR/Sustainability
  • Governance and Risk Management
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing/Communications/PR
  • Supply Chain/Logistics
  • Health and Safety
  • Environment
  • Operational Excellence
  • Quality
  • Corporate Philanthropy/Foundations

Training Methodology
We firmly believe that a friendly, supportive, and engaging learning environment is key to building long-lasting knowledge and maximizing retention. To support this belief, we built this course around a dynamic mixture of lectures, practical exercises, best practice case studies and group discussions. Our method builds not only knowledge, but a confidence in discussing and applying CSR/Sustainability topics and the platform for exchanging ideas and building valuable connections. Each course closes with a post-course assignment to evaluate the level of knowledge gained through this course and upon passing results in the earning of an ILM endorsed certificate.

Global ILM Recognition
ILM is the UK’s leading provider of leadership, management and coaching qualifications and a world renowned professional membership body representing over 25,000 professional managers and leaders. 

Successful course candidates will be issued an ILM Certificate.

Following your successful post-course assignment submission you will receive the “Advanced Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO) Professional” Certificate which is endorsed by ILM verifying your knowledge and achievement.

Additional guidance is provided for the successful completion of your post-course assignment.

Entry Requirements
An understanding of CSR and Sustainability is required
Professional experience is required

Feb
22
Thu
The GRI Standards: Principles and Application @ Lebanon
Feb 22 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Feb
23
Fri
HR for CSR @ Lebanon
Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Mar
12
Mon
Sustainability and CSR Masterclass @ Dubai
Mar 12 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Sustainability and CSR Masterclass

The Sustainability and CSR Masterclass is designed to give participants the confidence and knowledge to discuss CSR and Sustainability topics in a professional setting. During this course participants will build an understanding of the key areas required to implement and to communicate CSR/Sustainability in day-to-day responsibilities. To maximize the outcomes for participants in this introductory training, the curriculum adopts a holistic approach to the material and introduces current issues, trends, and frameworks while also motivating participants to forecast future opportunities and manage challenges of Sustainability.

Objectives
By the end of this training participants will:

  • Gain solid understanding of Sustainability and CSR terms and trends
  • Learn to identify and prioritise Stakeholders
  • Understand the foundations of Sustainability strategy
  • Practice on disclosing Sustainability performance through international reporting framework
  • Comprehend CSR communication methodologies
  • Understand the foundations of Sustainability Strategy

Top Benefits
At the end of this one-day Masterclass, participants will have the confidence and know-how to:

  • Communicate effectively on Sustainability and CSR topics in the daily working environment
  • Identify organizational risks and opportunities in the sustainability scope
  • Adhere to and exceed regulatory expectations through Sustainability and CSR excellence
  • Practically apply Sustainability and CSR concepts in stakeholder management, strategic implementation, operational level actions, and basic level reporting disclosures

Key Topics include

  • Sustainability and CSR Concepts
  • Sustainability and CSR Trends and Legislation
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Sustainability Strategy
  • Sustainability Reporting
  • Green Marketing
  • Post-course Assignment for Certification

Who should attend
Sustainability is a rapidly expanding area of focus for all industries and sectors. This course is recommended for individuals with any experience level and across department functions who currently have some Sustainability and CSR responsibilities or may anticipate such responsibilities in the future.
Ideal participants may have duties or roles in:

  • CSR/Sustainability
  • Governance and Risk Management
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing/Communications/PR
  • Supply Chain/Logistics
  • Health and Safety
  • Environment
  • Quality
  • Operations
  • Corporate Philanthropy/Foundations

Training Methodology
We firmly believe that a friendly, supportive, and engaging learning environment is key to building long-lasting knowledge and maximizing retention. To support this belief, we built this course around a dynamic mixture of lectures, practical exercises, best practice case studies and group discussions. Our method builds not only knowledge, but a confidence in discussing and applying CSR/Sustainability topics and the platform for exchanging ideas and building valuable connections. Each course closes with a post-course assignment to evaluate the level of knowledge gained through this course and upon passing results in the earning of an ILM endorsed certificate.

Sustainability and CSR Masterclass for the 3rd sector
This Sustainability and CSR Masterclass can be delivered for Non Governmental Organizations, Foundations and Social Enterprises wishing to understand how companies and organizations perceive CSR, community investment, enhance their relations and establish effective win-win partnerships.

Global ILM Recognition
The prestigious Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) is the UK’s largest awarding body for leadership and management qualifications.

Following your successful completion, you receive the “Sustainability and CSR Masterclass” Certificate which is endorsed by the leading UK Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) verifying your knowledge and successful completion.
Additional guidance is provided for the successful completion of your post-course assignment.

Mar
13
Tue
Advanced CSO Professional @ Dubai
Mar 13 @ 9:00 am – Mar 15 @ 5:00 pm

Advanced Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO) Professional

The Advanced CSO Professional Training is a challenging training course offering a unique holistic viewpoint to Sustainability. In this course, experienced professionals will benefit from our interactive approach focusing on both strategic and operational aspects of Sustainability. Our skill-building and hands-on approach assists participants to improve their capabilities and drive practical Sustainability solutions successfully across their organization. Participants will adopt an inclusive approach to Sustainability and CSR issues, trends, challenges, standards, and strategies and will gain insights into best methods for leading organizational Sustainability to overcome business uncertainty and gain long lasting competitive advantage.

Objectives

  • Gain in-depth understanding of Sustainability and CSR ecosystem and future development
  • Learn to formulate sustainability strategies and integrate CSR into corporate structure
  • Practice on real life Social Return On Investment (SROI) cases
  • Articulate the business case for sustainability
  • Ensure maximum impact from Sustainability and CSR initiatives
  • Influence Sustainability and CSR positive development within company and partners

Top Benefits
At the end of our three-day Advanced CSO Professional Training, participants will have developed the skills and methodologies to:

  • Lead sustainability in your organization
  • Assess, identify, and manage opportunities and risks from a sustainability perspective
  • Adopt a strategic stakeholder engagement approach
  • Develop, implement, monitor and communicate Sustainability and CSR strategies and initiatives
  • Improve sustainability performance, organizational profile and competitiveness
  • Effectively disclose organizational strategies, material issues, impacts, and performance

Key Topics include

  • Practical Sustainability and CSR Concepts
  • Global Legislation
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Sustainability and CSR Trends
  • Sustainability and CSR Programs
  • Sustainability and CSR Initiatives
  • Social Return on Investment (SROI)
  • Sustainable Supply Chains
  • Sustainability Strategy
  • Environment
  • Sustainability Assessment
  • Materiality
  • Sustainability Reporting
  • Sustainable Communications
  • The future of CSO’s
  • Post-course Assignment for Certification

Who should attend
Advanced CSO Professional Training is ideally suited to professionals and leaders seeking advance in-depth knowledge in CSR/Sustainability.

An ideal candidate may play a role in:

  • CSR/Sustainability
  • Governance and Risk Management
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing/Communications/PR
  • Supply Chain/Logistics
  • Health and Safety
  • Environment
  • Operational Excellence
  • Quality
  • Corporate Philanthropy/Foundations

Training Methodology
We firmly believe that a friendly, supportive, and engaging learning environment is key to building long-lasting knowledge and maximizing retention. To support this belief, we built this course around a dynamic mixture of lectures, practical exercises, best practice case studies and group discussions. Our method builds not only knowledge, but a confidence in discussing and applying CSR/Sustainability topics and the platform for exchanging ideas and building valuable connections. Each course closes with a post-course assignment to evaluate the level of knowledge gained through this course and upon passing results in the earning of an ILM endorsed certificate.

Global ILM Recognition
ILM is the UK’s leading provider of leadership, management and coaching qualifications and a world renowned professional membership body representing over 25,000 professional managers and leaders. 
Successful course candidates will be issued an ILM Certificate.

Following your successful post-course assignment submission you will receive the “Advanced Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO) Professional” Certificate which is endorsed by ILM verifying your knowledge and achievement.

Additional guidance is provided for the successful completion of your post-course assignment.

Entry Requirements
An understanding of CSR and Sustainability is required
Professional experience is required

Registration
Please contact [email protected]