Fundamentals of sustainability management

Fundamentals of sustainability management

Understanding and implementing sustainability
Seminar objective

The seminar aims to provide participants with a sound introduction to the basics of sustainability management. Knowledge of concepts, strategies and instruments is imparted in order to effectively implement sustainability in the corporate context. The aim is to enable participants to apply sustainability principles in practice and to sensitize them to future trends and challenges in the area of sustainability.

Seminar content

Introduction to sustainability:

  • Definition and concepts of sustainability
  • Historical development and background
  • Key global challenges and their impact (e.g. climate change, scarcity of resources, social inequality)
  • Importance of sustainability for companies and society

Sustainability strategies and instruments:

  • Overview of various approaches to sustainability management (e.g. triple bottom line approach, SDGs)
  • Tools and methods for sustainability assessment and measurement (e.g. sustainability indices, life cycle assessment)
  • Best practices and success stories of companies with regard to sustainability
  • Integration of sustainability into corporate strategy and culture

Sustainability management in practice:

  • Implementation of sustainability measures in different areas of the company (e.g. procurement, production, marketing, human resources)
  • Stakeholder engagement and communication
  • Risk management and opportunities in the overall context
  • Case studies and group work on the practical application of concepts

Future prospects and outlook:

  • Current trends and developments in the field of sustainability
  • Challenges and opportunities for the future
  • The role of innovation and technology in promoting sustainability
  • Recommendations for further work on the topic

In our seminar, you will acquire comprehensive knowledge about the importance of sustainability for companies and learn how to implement successful sustainability management.

  • You will understand the basics and importance of sustainability for companies and be able to identify requirements and opportunities.
  • You will learn how to develop and implement various strategies in order to be successful in the long term.
  • You will receive practical tips and methods for implementing sustainability measures and monitoring their success.
  • You will deepen your knowledge of related topics such as climate change, social responsibility and corporate governance.
  • Case studies
  • Trainer input
  • Group discussions
  • Practical examples
  • brainstorming
  • presentations
  • Self-reflection
  • Exchange of experience
Target audience

The seminar "Fundamentals of Sustainability Management" is aimed at specialists and managers from companies in all sectors who would like to deepen their knowledge of the topic and implement successful sustainability management. No previous knowledge is required.

1.150,00 € (ex. VAT)
1.368,50 € (inc. VAT)
Included in the price: Working documents, certificate of participation, lunch and coffee breaks.
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Further dates ( 3 )
24.10.2024 - 25.10.2024
20.02.2025 - 21.02.2025
23.10.2025 - 24.10.2025
  • Strong practical relevance
  • The seminar is guaranteed
  • Seminar provider since 1975
Course ref.
  • 1. Day: 10:00 - 17:00
  • 2. Day: 09:00 - 16:00
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Number of participants
not more than 9 participants
Further seminars

We would be happy to conduct all of our open seminars for you in an adapted form as an in-house seminar.
Dates and Locations
( 3 Dates )
Jul 2024
Aug 2024
Sep 2024
Oct 2024
Nov 2024
Dec 2024
Jan 2025
Feb 2025
Mar 2025
Apr 2025
May 2025
Jun 2025
Period: 24.10.2024 - 25.10.2024
Ort: Münster
Duration: 2 Days
Price: 1.150,00 €
Period: 20.02.2025 - 21.02.2025
Ort: Münster
Duration: 2 Days
Price: 1.150,00 €
Period: 23.10.2025 - 24.10.2025
Ort: Münster
Duration: 2 Days
Price: 1.150,00 €