Certificate in Sustainable Management

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