This two-day training program focuses on enabling participants to acquire the skills and competencies required for the effective use of the GRI Framework, GRI reports and publication of CSR/ Sustainability Reporting in alignment with the New GRI Standards.
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The Training Program aims to disseminate knowledge on sustainability reporting around the world. It has been developed especially to help report makers and users to more effectively use the GRI Standards Framework and utilize GRI reports. Upon successful completion of the course, trainees will be able to utilize the new GRI Standard guidelines in developing sustainability Reports based on the GRI Standards. All participants will receive at the end of the course a certificate issued directly by Global reporting Initiative (GRI).

Key Topics to be Covered

  • The New GRI Standards
  • Sustainability  reporting  & GRI Guidelines
  • Plan your GRI sustainability reporting process
  • Engage with stakeholders
  • Defining your material Aspects and Boundaries
  • Build your report
  • Check and communicate

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Who should attend?

Health Safety and Environment Managers
HR Managers
Environment Executives
Sustainability, CSR Directors
Public Relations, Communications Managers
Supply Chain, Operations managers
Sustainability Consultants
CSE is a leading accredited provider of Sustainability (CSR) Training internationally!

CSE is an accredited training provider by leading organizations in Sustainability. Our Courses are approved by CMI (Chartered Management Institute). CSE is also Green America certified business and GRI (Global Reporting Initiative) stakeholder.

About GRI

GRI is an international independent organization that helps businesses, governments and other organizations understand and communicate the impact of business on critical sustainability issues such as climate change, human rights, corruption and many others.

About the Head of the Training Programs Development and Lead Trainer

Nikos Avlonas is founder and President of the Centre for Sustainability & Excellence (CSE). Nikos has been distinguished as one of the “Top 100 Thought Leaders in Trustworthy Business Behavior” by Trust Across America. He is a well known international speaker in topics related to Sustainable Development and CSR and has globally delivered speeches and educated thousands of. To learn more about Nikos Avlonas, read his bio here.

Take advantage of a leading book on sustainability, entitled “Practical Sustainability Strategies: How to Gain a Competitive Advantage” (Wiley Publication) written by the course trainer Nikos Avlonas

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Terms of registration and CSE Green Event’s Policy
– Registrations may be canceled and a refund will be issued only following a written request (at at least twenty (20) days prior to the beginning of the training. If the request is made twenty (20) days prior to the training, a 50% cancelation fee will be charged. If no request is made to CSE until or following the training, no refund will be provided.
– CSE retains the right to reschedule the training. CSE will refund the training fee for trainings rescheduled up to two (2) weeks prior to the training date. CSE is not responsible for other cost on behalf of participants (travel, accommodation, etc.)
– If the payment is completed through bank deposit an additional fee will be added to the training fee.
– As part of our sustainability policy (since 2007), we calculate and offset the carbon footprint of all CSE events, including the travel of our attendees. Additionally, CSE is among the first firms in its sector to have published a Sustainability Report (since 2008). A prime example of ‘walking the talk’.