Whether you are a business owner, office manager, HR manager, business professional or “green-team” project leader who wants to know how to get started with a sustainability program, this comprehensive e-learning course will give you the results you want.
Unlike other sustainability courses, it includes how to effectively market and advertise your green practices. As an added bonus, you will receive an extensive workbook so you won`t have to spend hours at a time in front of the computer and forms to help you work in green teams. It will provide you with exercise, activities and forms to help you work on your own or with your green team.
You will learn practical methods to transform your business operations, office, or your entire facility into a sustainable organization.
Topics covered include how to embrace green practices by cutting energy costs--reducing the “carbon footprints” from your facility, office, and vehicles; generally reducing the amount of waste and pollution your company produces and creating a healthier workplace. Throughout the course, you will be provided with compelling and instructive facts, statistics, case studies, and an extensive workbook to help you plan your organization’s transformation, as well as websites to go to for additional information. You will also learn how to obtain a payback of 22% in a few years with a simple office remodel.
Upon completion of this course, you will be well prepared to implement a sustainability program. You will develop an action plan to go green and learn how to effectively market and promote your company’s green efforts to help obtain and maintain a competitive edge.
The course is designed specifically to provide all the information and tools you need to create and implement a Green Action Plan that significantly enhances your company`s bottom line and increases your operational efficiency while reducing your impact on the environment.
This comprehensive approach to “greening” your company’s profile provides detailed methods and step-by-step procedures to create and market your sustainability program that will ultimately enhance your corporate presence in the marketplace.
Case studies of companies that have benefited from their commitment to "go green" prove that this effort will enhance your corporate presence in the market and position your company to gain a competitive advantage. After completing the course, you will also be fully equipped to create and market your sustainability program throughout your company and the marketplace.
As an added benefit, you will learn about the U.S. Green Building Council and how to obtain LEED certification for your facility.
This course is intended for you to enjoy! We recognize that the amount of content, activities, exercises and quizzes can take many contact hours. However, many of the quizzes are self-evaluations, and you can pick and choose from the exercises. Above all, enjoy your journey in going green.