This Sustainable Meeting Professional Certificate course is designed for those who make sustainability a priority and wish to improve sustainability efforts in planning their meetings and events. It is a perfect fit for organizations involved in hosting, organizing or planning a meeting or event for themselves or others. Sustainable planning is applicable to any organizational meeting from board meetings and training sessions to annual conferences and global conventions.
A key benefit of participating in the SMPC course is learning about the comprehensive nature of the SMPP® system. Knowledge of the SMPP system will help you plan sustainable events immediately. It provides education, training and implementation steps to begin planning.
This Instructor-Led In-Person or Online Self-Paced course costs KR9,500 for the one day program, and will take place on 25th January 2018. Participants of this course receive CMP Clock Hours: 4 - Strategic Domain: Strategic Planning.
What will you learn through this course?
How to adopt a comprehensive system of sustainable planning policies and procedures
How to plan an event that meets ISO 20121 and APEX/ASTM sustainability standards
How to plan an event with the required criteria for GRI EOSS reporting
Demonstrate they are implementing sustainable policies and procedures
Demonstrate transparency by listing in the SMPP® Directory
Self-certify to the ISO 20121 standards
Self-certify to the APEX/ASTM standards
Meet the criteria for SMPP® 3rd party Certification by iCompli
Meet the criteria for ISO 20121 3rd party Certification by iCompl.
What does this course involve?
The SMPC course presents the following educational material from the SMPP® on-linesystem. The course prepares students to implement the Sustainable Meeting Planning Program® upon completion.
Sustainability Policy for Meeting Planning
Sustainable Meeting Planning Standards: ISO, APEX/ASTM & GRI
Sustainability Impacts of Meetings and Events
Sustainable Meeting Planning Guidelines, Goals and Objectives
Compliance, Measurement and Reporting
Sustainability checklists and scoring forms
Organizational Implementation of Sustainable Meeting Planning Program
Sustainability Purchasing, RFP/Contract Clauses and Data Collection
Event-Specific Sustainability Requirements and Procedures