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Introduction to Sustainability Accounting

  • 06/26/2023
  • 1:00 PM - 2:49 PM
  • Webinar-ACPEN


Sustainability Accounting is now a recognized professional skill of increasing importance in larger organizations. It is the process of finding, measuring and managing the material metrics for sustainable performance and risk management. The goal is to bring these metrics into regular financial statements so leaders can act on them. This course teaches Sustainability Accounting basics with example from the restaurant industry. It is suitable for any professional or student who wants to learn fast about sustainability issues in specific industry sectors and how to integrate sustainability metrics into financial accounting and reporting.

          Learning Objectives: 

          • Why Sustainability Accounting is increasingly important to large organizations and to investors
          • Who are the leading organizations in SA and what are their roles
          • What have accounting associations published about SA
          • How to find sustainability metrics for specific industry sectors
          • How to find technical and management solutions for specific industry sectors
          • How to integrate with the financial reporting cycle
              Key Topics:
              • History of Sustainability Accounting
              • Sustainability Metrics for Industry
              • Published Sustainability Standards
              • Roles of Accounting and Other Associations
              • Integrating Sustainability into Financial Reporting

                    Designed for: Public and management accountants, CFOs, sustainability and environmental managers.

                    Level: Basic

                    Instructor: Burt Hamner

                    Developer: Sustainability CPE Inc, Seattle, Washington

                    CPE Credits: 2

                    Area(s) of Study: Accounting - Technical

                    Prerequisite: None

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