Professional Diploma in Sustainability & Environmental, Social and Governance


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Environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria are the set of operational standards that socially conscious investors increasingly use to screen companies as potential investments. They are also used by prospective job applicants to evaluate whether a company shares similar ethical and sustainable values to theirs.

On the Professional Diploma in Sustainability & Environmental, Social and Governance, participants will get detailed insights into ESG principles from experienced lecturers and practitioners in the field, such as:

• How companies perform as guardians of the planet’s natural resources

• How companies manage the rights of its employees, suppliers, customers and the community in which they operate

• How companies deal with corporate leadership, responsibility and transparency around executive pay, audits, internal controls and shareholder rights issues

What Will Participants Get From This Course?

The 10-week professional diploma will cover the following areas:

• Definitions and business applications of ESG

• How to construct an ESG framework

• The impact of ESG standards on a company as well as its customers, and investors

• The fundamentals of sustainability planning for business

• How to manage and build a sustainability plan and support team

• How to promote and leverage successful sustainability & ESG programmes

 

Assessment for this programme is based on a 3,000 word dissertation relating to one of the following concepts: Corporate Social Responsibility; Sustainable Justice and Rights; Sustainability and Environmental Social Governance and Practice, Sustainable Business and Outcomes.

Successful participants will be awarded a Professional Diploma in Sustainability & Environmental, Social and Governance accredited by Independent College.

This professional diploma takes place one evening a week from 6.30pm-9.30pm for 10 weeks. Live lectures are streamed live, recorded, and made available via our virtual learning platform Moodle and may be viewed multiple times or replayed in the comfort of the participant’s home or on their daily commute to work.

Course Fee: €995 Online — Course commencing the week of 19 September 2022

Course Fee: €995 Online — Course commencing the week of 19 September 2022