School of Sustainability
An online education platform for your entire organisation
Accelerate your business transition by empowering your employees
ClimatePartner has joined forces with XU to create the leading online education platform in sustainability.
As the need for corporate climate action ramps up, so does the need to equip employees with sustainability knowledge and skills. Sustainable transformation involves all departments, business processes and engagement with stakeholders from suppliers to investors. To successfully implement sustainable business strategies, it is crucial that everyone in modern companies fully understands the importance of sustainability and feel empowered to be part of the change.
ClimatePartner and XU have come together to build the School of Sustainability to support companies in achieving this transformation, fostering an engaging learning environment for everyone at all levels of an organisation. As such, the School of Sustainability is a comprehensive online qualification program that is tailored to the needs of various people and roles.
The School of Sustainability covers a range of knowledge fields, including:
- Mission sustainability
Sustainability terms, concepts and theories, and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
- Sustainability in everyday life
Ecological footprint, sustainability in everyday life and at work, sustainable consumption, and green labelling
- Social sustainability
Employees, participants along the value chain, society and communities, and social life cycle assessment (S-LCA)
- Climate action
Global warming and climate action strategy, emission accounting and reduction, carbon offsetting, and communicating climate action
- Environmental sustainability
Energy and resource efficiency, circular economy, and environmental life cycle assessment (E-LCA)
- Economic sustainability
Stakeholder management, fields of action, andsustainable value chains and value creation
- Sustainable finance
Sustainable finance standards and ESG regulation, strategies and business cases
- Industry-focus sustainability
Industry-specific challenges and fields of action, customised industry solutions, and best-practice examples
Each knowledge field provides different learning formats for various learning requirements: from 30-minute brain bites to 3-4 hour courses, up to a nano degree with 25 hours of learning time.
Personalised and interactive learning journeys
The School of Sustainability combines interactive online courses, complementary side content, videos and podcasts, peer-to-peer learning as well as live webinars. With learning personas and individual learning journeys in mind, there are a range of trainings available that cater to the specific needs of various teams and departments.
To increase the rate of active learners within a company, the School of Sustainability provides employee engagement campaign support.
Upon request, the content can be fully customised to the needs of your company.
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