The Sustainability Planning series provides detailed guidelines to address how to develop and then implement a sustainability plan. While each sustainability plan is developed within the context of the organization’s culture, there are specific steps that will make the plan more effective and successful. This training presents the process and framework for developing a sustainability plan based upon an analysis of an organization’s needs, priorities, and resources. Methods for identifying the appropriate metrics and monitoring systems for a sustainability plan are also be outlined. At the conclusion of this series and successful completion of the post-module tests you will receive a certificate of completion and will be able to:
• Discuss the technological advances affecting sustainability and the efforts required to promote sustainability.
• Identify sustainability planning actions and the connection between sustainability and economics.
• Discuss the benefits of recycling and the steps required to implement a waste management plan.
• Describe the process of developing and implementing an energy plan.