Level: Beginner

5 Modules

Duration: 5 hours

Lifetime access


Certificate of Completion

Enroll Decoding Sustainability Course

Course Description

This course is designed for executives in businesses or organizations who are interested in learning more about improving Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) performance, initiating collective transformation towards more sustainable approaches, and re-aligning organizational goals with the aspirations of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Course Objectives

  • To educate on the risk and impact of inaction among businesses/organizations in the path towards Sustainable Development.
  • To educate on how business/organizations can contribute towards the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
  • To educate on the correlation between effective sustainability performance and positive business/organizational performance.
  • To share practical knowledge on how business/organizations can re-align their goals and practices to improve their business’/organization’s sustainability performance.

Course Benefits

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of Sustainable Development, its application in an organization, and its universal benefits.
  • Gain comprehensive knowledge on the roles and functions of business and organizations in fulfilling ESG requirements and contributing towards the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
  • Gain awareness on the risks of inaction for sustainability among business and organizations.
  • Assess the potential impacts from businesses and organizations’ operations and learn more about its effective management.
  • Gain valuable insight on the correlation between effective sustainability performance (including ESG) and positive business and organizational performance.
  • Gain knowledge and competency in the application of sustainable approach and practices to improve the business and organization’s sustainability performance.

Course Requirement

No requirements needed for this course


Module 1: Operationalizing Sustainable Development

Discovering sustainability and its functions in an organization.

Module 2: Transforming Operations I

Identifying the social and governance operational setting for sustainability in an organization.

Module 3: Transforming Operations II

Identifying the environmental management aspects for a sustainable organization operation.

Module 4: Building a Sustainable Legacy

Exploring important lessons in managing a sustainable business from a sustainable business-owner’s perspective.

Module 5: Sustainability Transformation & Sustainable Resolutions

Exploring sustainability best practices, standards, and expectations.

Target Participant

This course is recommended for:

  • Business owners (Corporations / SMEs)
  • CEOs
  • Managing Directors
  • Board members
  • Head of Departments
  • Senior Managers
  • Higher Management Executives
  • Senior Executives
  • Executives with the autonomy to initiate change in an organization


Module 1: Dr Wan Nurul Mardiah Wan Mohd Rani,

Deputy Director II, ISI

Specialization: Urban Studies and Sustainable Built Environment

Module 2: Datin Nur Nazifah Ahmad Roslan

Manager, Center for Sustainable Small-Owners, Asia School of Business

Module 3: Mr. Ahlami Mirza

Manager-Southern Office (Environment), Asia Environmental Solutions

Certified Erosion, Sediment Control and Storm Water Inspector(CESSWI)

Module 4: Mr. Noor Shahiwan Ismail

Solar Energy Social Entrepreneur

Top 10 Social Entrepreneur, 2017 Collective Global Accelerator Program

Module 5: Ms Nadia Zaifulizan

Business Research Executive (Sustainability – Consultancy), ISI

Certified Sustainability Practitioner (ICSP)

GRI Certified Sustainability Professional (GRI)


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