Fully Accredited Program Certified Net Zero Carbon Emissions Leader (CNZ™)

Net zero carbon emissions are crucial to combat climate change, with 44% of global emissions coming from the workplace. Achieving this goal is complex due to the interconnectedness of industries, but vital, as it can save 26 trillion dollars in economic benefits by 2030, create millions of jobs, and prevent 1.5°C of warming, averting catastrophic consequences. Employees must learn about this to drive sustainable practices, as their actions directly impact our collective ability to reach this critical target.

This certified program is designed to empower you with essential expertise for achieving net zero carbon emissions and emerging as sustainability leaders. You will gain comprehensive insights into global climate accords and develop the skills to align your organizations with global sustainability objectives by implementing pragmatic carbon reduction measures and best practices.

The program provides an in-depth exploration of critical topics such as climate agreements, carbon emission quantification and management, carbon neutrality strategies, and the environmental justice imperative. You will also gain valuable understanding of the intricacies of carbon accounting, including examination of relevant accounting standards, EPA resources, and reporting frameworks such as GRI, CDP, and CDSB. Additionally, the program equips you to navigate complex emissions boundaries, differentiate between Scope 1, 2, and 3 emissions, and employ consistent data management methods. It also provides insights into setting science-based reduction targets and scrutinizing offsets while emphasizing the importance of collaboration and addressing uncertainty in Scope 3 emissions.

Furthermore, you will learn about critical climate change mitigation options, associated co-benefits, and current actions by governments, organizations, and individuals to reduce emissions. This program covers creating an inventory management plan and science based targets, as well as the concept of net zero targets and strategies for organizations to set and achieve these goals. By the end of the program, you will have gained insights on carbon offsetting strategies and carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology to guide selection of the most appropriate solutions for your organizations.

Upon successful completion of this program, you will earn the prestigious designation of Certified Net Zero Carbon Emissions Leader (CNZ™). This globally recognized credential will demonstrate your comprehensive effective carbon emissions management strategies for achieving net zero carbon emission. The CNZ™ designation not only positions you as a prominent figure in the environmental and sustainability sector but also enhances your capability to guide organizations towards a sustainable, environmentally responsible, and prosperous future.

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This program will entitle you:

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  • Experience 3 days of instructor-led live program and gain comprehensive insights in net zero policy landscapes, decarbonization pathways, carbon removal techniques, climate risk analysis, green financing, and net zero reporting frameworks.
  • Acquire advanced proficiency in carbon and GHG accounting, carbon footprint assessment, carbon offset strategies, and sustainability reporting, enabling you to proficiently evaluate and manage your organization's carbon emissions.
  • By the end of the program, you will earn the CNZ™ designation, opening doors to career opportunities in driving effective sustainability initiatives.
  • For inquiries, chat with our Program Advisors at [email protected] or call us at
    • Singapore and Asia Pacific: +65 6716 9980
    • Australia and New Zealand: +61 3 9909 7310
    • UK, Europe and Middle East: +44 (020) 335 57898
    • USA: +1 888 745 8875

Accreditations

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This Certified Net Zero Carbon Emissions Leader (CNZ™) is a mark of excellence and distinction that signifies a fully qualified expert possess profound expertise in carbon reduction strategies, sustainability initiatives, and environmental leadership. It is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications, which maintains the governing standards for all members. The CNZ™ charter is a trademarked charter available only to professionals who have completed and passed this program. The certification is governed and maintained by Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications with over 90,000 members around the world. It is also endorsed by prominent associations and organizations worldwide.

The content of this program has been fully certified and accredited by CPD as adhering to Continuing Professional Principles.

What Can You Expect From This Certified Program

Companies that implement carbon emissions strategies can reduce emissions by up to 50%, saving over $650 billion globally, according to the Carbon Disclosure Project. With over 500 major companies worldwide now setting science-based emissions targets aligned with the Paris Agreement, adopting strong carbon strategies makes fiscal and ethical sense as shareholder and public pressure mounts to limit contribution to climate change.

This certified program is designed to provide you with knowledge in the rapidly developing field of net zero carbon emissions and establish you as an authority committed to driving sustainable change within your organization. Through this program, you will gain deep insights into critical areas such as renewable energy transition strategies, carbon offsetting methods, energy efficiency techniques, and policy frameworks relevant to net zero initiatives. You will learn to critically evaluate your organization’s carbon footprint, devise actionable net zero plans, and proficiently track, monitor, and report the progress against predetermined goals.

Using powerful case studies and real-world examples, you will gain an in-depth understanding of key topics including decarbonization pathways, carbon removal techniques, climate risk analysis, green financing, and net zero reporting frameworks. Additionally, you will learn how to assess your organizations current emissions, model future emissions trajectories, identify the most impactful carbon abatement opportunities, and develop robust transition roadmaps to align organizations with science-based net zero targets. This program will also guide you through a thorough understanding of stakeholder engagement, effective carbon disclosure, and compliance with evolving international standards and regulations.

Upon completing the program, you will be awarded the Certified Net Zero Carbon Emissions Leader (CNZ™) designation, demonstrating your expertise in net zero strategies and certification as a leader driving sustainable change. This credential will set you apart as an authority in pioneering carbon management strategies, bolster your professional credibility and expand your career opportunities within the industry.

Key Skills You Will Gain

  • Carbon Footprinting
  • Carbon Sequestration
  • Carbon Accounting
  • Carbon Footprint Assessment
  • Greenhouse Gas Accounting
  • GHG Protocols
  • GHG Reporting
  • Net Zero Concepts
  • Net Zero Strategies
  • Sustainability Reporting
  • Carbon Offsetting
  • Sustainable Practises
  • Climate Policy
  • Climate Mitigation
  • Emission Reduction (Scope 1 & 2 & 3)
  • Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage (CCUS)
  • Sustainable Development Goals
  • Policy Compliance
  • Renewable Energy Transition
  • Circular Economy Models
  • UNited Nations Global Compact (UNGC)
  • Carbon Reporting
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Inventory Management Plan
  • Climate Risk Management
  • Environmental Protection Agency Tools (EPA)

Your Faculty Director

Dr. Heather Eliezer
Dr. Heather Eliezer
Highly Distinguished Environmental Science Expert

Dr. Heather Eliezer has established herself as a prominent figure in the field of environmental science, with a special focus on sustainability benchmarking, strategies for combating climate change, and managing ecological landscapes. Her deep knowledge in these areas has led to her appointment as the co-chair of both the Sustainability Advisory Board and the Climate Smart Community Task Force in New York. In this capacity, she has been instrumental in the Climate Action Planning Institute's project on Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory. Additionally, Dr. Eliezer imparts her knowledge as an Adjunct Assistant Professor at The City University of New York, teaching courses related to energy resources. Her teachings particularly highlight the importance of sustainable practices, carbon footprint reduction, and understanding the complex relationship between energy systems and their environmental impacts.

Beyond academia, Dr. Eliezer is an active contributor to research in environmental and climate change mitigation and provides consultancy to organizations on innovative climate change countermeasures. Her varied experiences have made her a pivotal figure in the promotion of evidence-based strategies for sustainability and enhancing climate resilience.

Certified Net Zero Carbon Emissions Leader (CNZ™) Program Agenda

Module 1 - Climate Change, Introduction to Benchmarking
Module 2 - GHG Reporting Principles, Emissions, Standards and Resources
Module 3 - GHG Calculator, Boundaries, Scope 3
Module 4 - Scope 3, Renewables, Supply Chain
Module 5 - Inventory Management Plan, Targets, Resources
Module 6 - Mitigation
Module 7 - CCUS
Module 8 - Offsets, Emissions Trading
Module 9 - Climate Leadership, Net Zero
Module 10 - Adaptation and Resilience, Wrap-Up
Examination

Chartered Exam

At the end of the program, there will be a Chartered exam comprised of 50 multiple choice questions. Upon passing the exam, you will be accredited with your Certified Net Zero Carbon Emissions Leader (CNZ™) designation.

  • 98% of students who have taken this exam have passed the exam successfully. Almost all professionals who have taken our courses have passed this test and attain their Certified Net Zero Carbon Emissions Leader (CNZ™) designation.
  • The exam has 50 multiple choice questions and you need to answer 25 out of 50 questions correctly to pass the exam.
  • You can re-take the exam online as many times as you want, with no additional charges for retaking of exams.
  • The program cost already includes the exam fees, so there are no additional charges for taking the exam.

If you have challenges passing the exam, you can secure assistance from our team and faculty leader to help you pass the exam.

Certified Net Zero Carbon Emissions Leader (CNZ™)

Upon completing the program and passing the exam, you will receive the prestigious Certified Net Zero Carbon Emissions Leader (CNZ™) designation. Developed by the esteemed Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications, a leading authority in professional certifications, this industry-recognized trademarked charter distinguishes your profound expertise in the realm of carbon emissions reduction and sustainability leadership. The program's content has been independently accredited and certified by CPD, ensuring that it meets the highest standards in continuing professional development. This distinguished designation will not only elevate your credibility but also enhance your marketability to potential employers or clients, making you stand out as a highly skilled and knowledgeable expert in the field of sustainability and carbon emission management.

Pricing & Registration

Please select one of the locations:

United Kingdom & EU

Dates: 21 - 23 May 2024

Venue: Online Executive Program (Via Zoom)

Time: 9:00am - 4:30pm British Summer Time (BST)
10:00am - 5:30pm Central European Summer Time (CEST)


Early Bird Packages Regular Pricing
By 18 Mar 2024 By 29 Apr 2024 After 29 Apr 2024
UK Delegates GBP 1,495 GBP 1,695 GBP 1,795
EU Delegates EUR 1,695 EUR 1,895 EUR 1,995

Group Discount: 2nd participant get 10%, or register 3 participants and 4th participant get a complimentary seat (1 discount scheme applies)

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You can download our program brochure below. If you have any inquiries on this program, please contact our Program Advisor at [email protected] or call us at:

  • Singapore and Asia Pacific: +65 6716 9980
  • Australia and New Zealand: +61 3 9909 7310
  • UK, Europe and Middle East: +44 (020) 335 57898
  • USA: +1 888 745 8875

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Certified Net Zero Carbon Emissions Leader (CNZ™)

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