Online Training

The Greenhouse Gas Protocol offers multiple online learning solutions to get busy professionals up-to-speed on the world's most widely used GHG accounting standards.

Hundreds of industry professionals have learned greenhouse gas accounting from WRI experts through in-person trainings. GHG Protocol is working to make this same expert instruction available via convenient webinars and on a low-cost e-learning platform.

Our courses are valuable for both experienced professionals and those just breaking into this emerging field. Learn about our course offerings to find out which one is right for you.

Course Name Prerequisite Live Instructor Flexible Schedule Price
Corporate Standard Training Webinar None Yes No $475
Scope 2 Guidance Training Webinar Familiarity with the Corporate Standard Yes No $200
Corporate Value Chain (Scope 3) Standard E-Learning Familiarity with the Corporate Standard No Yes $325
Product Life Cycle Standard E-Learning None No Yes $325
Policy and Action Standard E-Learning (English, Spanish, French) None No Yes Free
Mitigation Goal Standard E-Learning (English, Spanish, French) None No Yes Free
Designing MRV Systems for Entity-Level Greenhouse Gas Emissions None Yes, available April/May 2017 Yes Free
Compact of Mayors eLearning Modules and Training Resource None Yes No Free
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Corporate Standard Training Webinar
The Corporate Standard Training Webinar is a perfect entry-point for corporate greenhouse gas accounting.

Standards

Corporate Standard
The GHG Protocol Corporate Accounting and Reporting Standard provides requirements and guidance for companies and other organizations, such as NGOs, government agencies, and universities, that are preparing a corporate-level GHG emissions inventory.
Best for: Companies and Organizations
Online learning product:
Corporate Standard Training Webinar
GHG Protocol for Cities
The Global Protocol for Community-Scale Greenhouse Gas Emission Inventories (GPC) provides a robust framework for accounting and reporting city-wide greenhouse gas emissions. 
Best for: Cities and Communities
Online learning product:
Compact of Mayors Online Training Course
Mitigation Goal Standard
The GHG Protocol Mitigation Goal Standard provides guidance for designing national and subnational mitigation goals and a standardized approach for assessing and reporting progress toward goal achievement.  
Best for: Countries and Cities
Online learning product:
Mitigation Goal Standard Online Course
Corporate Value Chain (Scope 3) Standard
The Corporate Value Chain (Scope 3) Standard allows companies to assess their entire value chain emissions impact and identify the most effective ways to reduce emissions.
Best for: Companies and Organizations
Online learning product:
Corporate Value Chain (Scope 3) Standard Online Course
Policy and Action Standard
The GHG Protocol Policy and Action Standard provides a standardized approach for estimating the greenhouse gas effect of policies and actions.
Best for: Countries and Cities
Online learning product:
Policy and Action Standard Online Training
Product Standard
The Product Standard can be used to understand the full life cycle emissions of a product and focus efforts on the greatest GHG reduction opportunities. This is the first step towards more sustainable products.
Best for: Companies and Organizations
Online learning product:
Product Life Cycle Standard Online Course
Project Protocol
The GHG Protocol for Project Accounting is the most comprehensive, policy-neutral accounting tool for quantifying the greenhouse gas benefits of climate change mitigation projects.
Best for: Companies and Organizations; Countries and Cities

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