GRI Certified Online Training in English
14 April 2020 - 16 April 2020
Together with the Global Reporting Initiative, we have transformed the certified GRI training into an online training format. The usual high standards of didactics, discussion and practical exercises will remain. In addition, we continue to give you a comprehensive insight into our practical experience from project management in reporting processes. In this format you will also receive an official certificate of participation from the Global Reporting Initiative.
We will send you information about the technical process well in advance so that you have enough time to familiarize yourself with it and make any necessary clarifications with your IT department.
During the GRI certified training, participants will learn how to compile a high quality sustainability report based on the new GRI Standards. The training course is based on the official GRI Standards for sustainability reporting.
Interested companies can register for the public training, but also request a company-specific in-house training. In this case, it is possible to provide a preceding status quo analysis of the company’s sustainability reports with regards to the fulfillment of GRI Standards.
BSD Consulting is the largest global GRI Certified Training Partner. After successful completion of the training course, the participants will receive an official certificate issued by GRI.
Part I - Introduction and background:
Introduction to Sustainability Reporting and GRI
Part II - Overview of the GRI Standards :
Explanation of structure, system and application guidelines
Part III - Going through the GRI Standards:
Introduction to general and issue-specific indicators, as well as to the guidelines of the general management approach
Part IV - Starting the reporting process using the GRI Standards:
Guidance on how to compile a report (incl. materiality analysis, preparation and conducting of information and quality assurance)
Part V - Additional resources:
Useful resources and GRI services to support reporting
From April 14 until April 16, each day from 9 AM to approximately 2 PM.
Thomas Petruschke is Managing Director of BSD Germany and has over ten years of experience in sustainability strategy, reporting and stakeholder engagement. Prior to joining the BSD Group, he served in the sustainability reporting department of the Volkswagen Group as well as at the UNEP Centre on Sustainable Consumption & Production.
Thomas Petruschke is GRI & IIRC Trainer.
Philipp Megelin is a consultant at BSD Germany. Since 5 years he accompanies projects in the areas of sustainability management and reporting. Before joining BSD, he worked as an analyst for an ESG rating firm and at BASF.
Philipp Megelin is a GRI certified trainer.
Participation Fee & Registration
The two-day training course will be held in English.
The participation fee is € 1,190.00 (excl. VAT) and includes comprehensive training material. To register for the training and for further information, please contact us (email@example.com) and we will get back to you immediately.
For in-house trainings, prices can be requested via email.
Participants cancelling their registration for the event up to 2 weeks before the event via email are eligible for a full refund of their training fees.
In individual cases, BSD reserves the right to cancel or postpone trainings up to 2 weeks before the start of the training. Registered participants are eligible for a full refund of the registration fee in both cases.
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Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Certified Training Partner
The GRI has pioneered the development of the world’s most widely used sustainability reporting framework and is committed to its continuous improvement and application worldwide. In order to advance this strategy, the GRI certifies organizations as official training partners. BSD Consulting is a GRI Certified Training Partner in the USA, China, Latin America, Spain, Portugal, Switzerland, Germany, and in all sub-Sahara African countries.
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