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Sustainability for Practitioners: Sustainability Reporting Benchmarking Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Performance

Topic:Others, Sustainability and Green Skills

Course Type:Short & Modular Courses

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  • Course Date:

    21 Mar 2024 to 22 Mar 2024
  • Registration Period:

    16 Jan 2024 to 22 Feb 2024
  • Time:

    09:00 AM to 06:00 PM,
    16 Hours / 9:00am to 6:00pm
  • Mode of Training:

    Facilitated Learning (Face-to-Face)
  • Venue:

    Singapore Polytechnic (facilitated classroom training)
  • Funding:

    Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

Course Introduction:

The course comprises of 2-days to introduce key requirements step-by-step, and giving practical examples of how to overcome potential hurdles in sustainability reporting as well as compliance to international sustainability reporting framework & guidelines. 

Course Objective

The programme aims to equip participants with the necessary knowledge and skills on sustainability reporting against standards, frameworks and guidelines. Participants will be able to apply sustainability reporting process from materiality to stakeholder engagement according to Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) performance metrics.

Course Outline

Course Learning Outcomes:

By the end of the Course, participants will be able to: 

  1. Prepare a sustainability report in accordance to standards, frameworks and guidelines.                                                             
  2. Assess materiality affecting decisions, actions and performance of an organisation in sustainability reporting.

Topics to be covered

  1. Requirements of sustainability reporting based on standards, frameworks and guidelines
  2. Assessment of materiality affecting the decisions, actions and performance of an organisation in sustainability reporting 
  3. Reporting process to prepare a sustainability report benchmark against ESG metrics
  4. Planning a sustainability report from practical approach and taking into consideration the characteristics of a good report

Minimum Requirements

Nitec/Higher Nitec and above

Certification / Accreditation

• Certificate of Attendance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to participants who meet at least 75% attendance rate

• Certificate of Completion (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to participants who pass the assessment and meet at least 75% attendance rate

Suitable for

Carbon Specialist / Energy Manager / Sustainability Engineer/Officer

Course Fees

The course fees payable above are inclusive of 9% GST rate.

Applicants/Eligibility SkillsFuture Funding GST Subsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above1 $756.00 $22.68 $106.68
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 $588.00 $22.68 $274.68
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders $588.00 $22.68 $274.68
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders2 $756.00 $22.68 $106.68
Others (Full fees payable) $0.00 $75.60 $915.60

As per SSG’s policy, the GST payable for all funding-eligible applicants is calculated based on prevailing GST rate after baseline funding subsidy of 70%

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.

¹ Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here

² Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information of the scheme, click here. To view SP’s list of similar funded courses, click here. Please submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.

Funding Incentives

Please click here for more information on funding incentives.

Application Procedure

1. For self-sponsored applicant, please click on the “Register” button to apply for the course. You will be directed to STEP portal to manage all your course activities. Please note that you will be prompted to sign in with Singpass/Student ID.
2. For company-sponsored applicant, please approach your company's Human Resource (HR) team to put in the application through the company portal using CorpPass.  You may only apply after receiving the registration link from your company's HR.
3. Your application does not guarantee acceptance into the course. Your acceptance into the course is dependent on meeting the course requirements and course vacancy.
4. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.
6. PACE Academy course schedules, including course trainer, course fees and course availability are subject to change.

7. PACE Academy reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course at short notice; & at its absolute discretion without assigning any reason for such cancellation/postponements. In the event that the applicant’s chosen course is cancelled prior to its commencement, PACE Academy will make a full refund of course fees already paid by the applicant.

8. The data provided to Singapore Polytechnic will be kept strictly confidential and will be used for the purpose of course administration. The data may be passed on to the relevant organisations that require the information related to the course.  

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