Introduction to Sustainability


“Sustainability, green-house gases, environmental footprint, ecolabels”: these are terms that have entered the common lexicon in business today, but do you and your colleagues really know what they mean? Top companies are embracing sustainability as a means of achieving cost savings through energy and resource efficiencies, while tapping into new markets creating demand for “greener” products. Gain a basic understanding of the major trends in sustainability, and learn how you can to apply these concepts to be more successful in today’s competitive marketplace.


Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • Define “sustainability”, related terms and concepts
  • Identify the major trends in sustainability worldwide
  • Describe several common company sustainability practices and product sustainability practices
  • Begin to articulate the meaning of sustainability for your company and the possible benefits and opportunities

Target Audience

This course is relevant to multiple roles and levels including but not limited to:

  • Marketing
  • Sustainability / Corporate Responsibility Staff
  • Environmental Health & Safety Staff
  • Compliance Staff
  • Product Design
  • Original Design Manufacturer (ODM) Staff
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Time Requirement


Web-Based 30 minutes $50.00

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