A comprehensive two-day GRI certified training program
April 19th-20th | Melbourne
June 5th-6th | Sydney
July 26th-27th |Melbourne
August 22nd-23rd | Brisbane
September 6th-7th | Melbourne (Date change: September 20th-21st)
9.00am – 5.00pm all days
If your organisation is thinking about preparing a report but doesn’t know where to start or how to take the first step, this workshop is ideal for you.
If your organisation is already reporting, but you are new to the reporting team, this workshop is ideal for you.
If you are an experienced reporter but want to review, improve or discover the latest in best practice, this workshop is ideal for you.
This two-day workshop will introduce you to the elements of a good sustainability report and prepare you to co-ordinate the sustainability reporting process.
You will learn:
- The business case and value of sustainability reporting
- To define sustainability reporting and its challenges and benefits
- How to engage your stakeholders in reporting
- How to understand and apply the concept of ‘materiality’
- About GRI categories, aspects and indicators
- The requirements for the different GRI G3 reporting levels
- Innovative formats for sustainability reporting
The workshop program provides you the tools to:
- Plan your sustainability reporting process
- Identify key stakeholders
- Distinguish your organisation’s material issues
- Recognise the internal procedures and mechanisms you will need
- Incorporate the UN Global Compact Principles into sustainability reporting
- Evaluate the quality of sustainability reports using your newly acquired knowledge.
You will receive your own copies of essential GRI publications and learn how to apply the GRI’s five-phase sustainability reporting process: prepare, connect, define, monitor and report.
How to Prepare a Best Practice Sustainability Report empowers participants to begin or improve theirsustainability reporting using the world’s leading sustainability reporting framework.
If you have six or more people who need this training, contact us on +61 3 9049 9500 aboutrunning this program in-house.
David Haigh, Superintendent Media, Lihir Gold Operations, Papua New Guinea
"Excellent insight into GRI sustainability reporting and report methodology - valuable knowledge gained!"
Robert Hogan, Manager Corporate Communication, RACV
"The GRI workshop provided me with a comprehensive overview of GRI principles and great guidance regarding key areas of planning, stakeholder engagement and practical application. Leeora and Sara were excellent presenters."
Voula Syrrakos, Sustainability Manager, Myer
"The ACCSR GRI training has provided me with excellent information, tools, and skills to help my organisation set up a successful sustainability strategy and reporting system."
Jarra Hicks, Community Investment Coordinator, Community Mutual Group
Luke Konynenborg, Bank Manager, Westpac
"Leeora has given me an incredibly valuable insight into CSR reporting. I have to do more development with ACCSR in the future."
Jan Sparks, HR & Sustainability Co-ordinator, HESTA Super
"I have gained a great knowledge about CSR reporting and communication and will use it in my consulting practices with my clients."
Satu Raunola, Director, Finnesse Communications
"The team activities following presentation of four aspects of sustainability reporting."
"Group work and discussions."
"The materiality process – the area I was most interested in and found this part of the course well explained.""“The detailed look at the GRI.”
“The worksheets and planning for our own report."
"All questions addressed."
"The whole workshop was relevant to my specific needs."
"Using actual examples, real case studies."
"Leeora was able to explain items thoroughly, and it was very valuable to have the opportunity to apply new learnings to my own company."
"Very interactive, a good mix of theory and exercises."
"The action plan gave me a real sense of how to prepare and develop the reporting process."
"Understanding the value of a sustainability report, the drivers for sustainability and why an organisation would produce a report."
"Getting clarity on why and how an organisation reports is a fundamental take away from this program – thank you Sara and Leeora!"
"Materiality and prioritising stakeholders."
"The practicality of the content and the excellent facilitation."
"I liked the group exercises and case studies."