Discover more about the application of sustainability in real-world settings

Learn more about the universal sustainability foundations and frameworks, how it is applied across sectors, and explore the practical examples that help set the bar.

Find out how to contribute towards ESG and sustainability in your own individual roles and capacity

Discover the better alternatives or considerations at an individual level that contribute towards various multi-level improvements across the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) segment.

Learn more about career prospects in the sustainability sector

Explore and find out more on the various forms of sustainability careers in the industry, and see the many different roles sustainability has to offer.

This course is for:

Working professionals from any sector who are interested to know more about sustainability and its application.

Working professionals from any sector who plan to explore career options in the sustainability sector.

Working professionals from any sector who are passionate about sustainability and are interested in improving current practices with more sustainable options.

Fresh graduates from any discipline who plan to learn more about career prospects in the sustainability field.

Executives planning to embark on their own sustainability initiatives at work.

What you will achieve

Knowledge and awareness on fundamental sustainability principles.

Insight on the application of sustainability through various individual roles, functions or capacity.

Insight on the key area of sustainability in practice.

Information on prospective career pathways in the sustainability arena.

What you will learn in this course

Module 1

Sustainability Overview – Foundations & Frameworks

Module 2

Internal Drive & External Influences (Keypoints) in Sustainability

Module 3

Sustainability in Practice

Module 4

Careers in Sustainability

Course Assessment

Sustainability Practitioner Fundamental Exams

Meet the speakers

Ms Teh Soo Tyng

Ms. Teh Soo Tyng is currently the Sustainability Strategy and Programme Director with Nets Group of Companies as well as the Director of Eco Sentido Sdn bhd. Since her employment with Nets Printwork Sdn Bhd, she has led many green initiatives which brought many awards such as Prime Minister Hibuscus Award (PMHA) and ACCA Malaysia Sustainability Reporting Award (MaSRA) to the company. 

She has established the Sustainability Department, managing certification such as ISO 14001, ISO 9001, Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) and Eco Label. She has additional expertise in eco-conception, life cycle analysis, carbon footprint calculation and integrated management processes. She is also a MIM-ARM Certified Professional CSR Manager, EMS Lead Auditor and Green Industry Auditor. In 2016, she is recognized as National Industry Expert and Panel NOSS (National Occupational Standard Scheme) of Environment by Ministry of Human Resources Malaysia. In 2018, she is coffered as Certified Sustainability Practitioner by Institute of Certified Sustainability Practitioners. She is now heading the Eco Sense Eco Innovation & Design Centre. She is also a certified trainer and Well AP in 2020. 

She holds a B. Sc. (Honors) in Biotechnology from University Putra Malaysia (UPM) and a Master degree in Business Administration (MBA) from University of West of England (UWE), Bristol, UK.

Ms. Nadia Zaifulizan is a Business Research Executive specializing in Sustainable Development in Institut Sultan Iskandar (ISI). Her work in ISI is focused on a variety of sustainable development capacity-building initiatives and advocating for a more holistic worldview on sustainable development in order to initiate change. Ms. Nadia’s work under the Sustainable Development unit in ISI also involves the development of a sustainability framework and sustainability performance assessment for more practical sustainable approaches among businesses and organizations.

Ms. Nadia Zaifulizan is a GRI Certified Sustainability Professional by the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and a Certified Sustainability Practitioner by the Institute of Certified Sustainability Practitioners (ICSP). She is also a Certified Sustainability Reporting Specialist under the Institute of Certified Sustainability Practitioners (ICSP).

She graduated with a Master of Environment, majoring in Sustainable Cities, Sustainable Regions, from the University of Melbourne, and prior to that, she graduated with a Bachelor of Environmental Health and Safety (Hons) from Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM). Her earlier background combined with her current experiences provided a strong and effective influence throughout her work in the sustainability sector, especially in terms of environmental and social considerations in many sustainability initiatives and capacity-building programs.

Ms Nadia Zaifulizan

Registration fee

Super Early Bird

RM500 | this fee is valid until 14 October 2021

Early Bird

RM550 | this fee is valid from 15 October 2021 until 15 November 2021

Normal Registration

RM600 | this fee is valid from 16 November 2021 onwards

Group Registration (Min. 3 pax)

RM550/pax| this fee is valid until 6 December 2021 

Discover your journey in sustainability

Embark on the first step of your sustainability journey.



Please make payment to the following bank account:

Payable To      : Institut Sultan Iskandar
Bank Name     : CIMB Bank Berhad
Branch            : UTM, Skudai.
Bank Address  : Bangunan Hal Ehwal Pelajar, Universiti
Teknologi Malaysia, 81300 Skudai, Johor.
Account No     : 80-0605659-9

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