Class 1 - Capitals and Sustainability
Class 2 - The Value of Natural Capital
Class 3 - From Climate Science to Low Carbon Economy
Class 4- Environmental management and business risks
Class 5 - Environmental management: main steps and opportunities along the way
Companies and Natural Capital
Environmental management of natural capital must be at the core of companies' strategies and operations to ensure long-term success. This course will help companies put environmental management at the heart of decision-making and take action to meet your stakeholder’s expectations on environmental performance.
Module 1, Companies and Natural Capital, will introduce the importance of environmental management to companies’ long terms success. This will help companies better understand how they are impacted by, and how they impact, the environment, and the risks and opportunities they face.
- This module introduces CDP and CDP's role in corporate sustainability.
- It helps companies understand how they impact, and are impacted by, the environment
- These classes introduce environmental risks and opportunities that companies face.
Build capacity to understand and manage impacts
Improve company's environmental performance
Support companies' in reporting to CDP's questionnaires
Module 1 Objectives:
Understand climate risks & opportunities
Put your companies' actions into a global context
Learn about CDP's role in corporate environmental disclosure and action
Companies, professionals and individuals who are interested in better understanding corporate environmental management and action and CDP disclosure.
The course will feature lessons taught via video, reading material with content for further study, multiple-choice questions to assess students' knowledge, a chat for questions and a discussion forum to facilitate conversations between students.
Certificates are awarded to individuals who earn 70% or higher on the course's quiz.