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Building a Sustainable Supply Chain Course

Best Practices and Solutions

The way supply chain professionals plan, order, source, transform, fulfill, return and orchestrate their strategic processes has a direct impact, not only on a company’s economic performance, but also on the environment and society. By embedding sustainable practices in the supply chain, professionals can help make the world a better place.

This course aims to equip you with tools and knowledge to operate under the triple bottom line: people, profit and the planet. You’ll learn how to:

  • Understand key sustainability concepts, including ESG, circular supply chains, green gas emissions and more
  • Understand UN Global Compact guidelines, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) standards
  • Identify initiatives and projects to address gaps in supply chain sustainability
  • Interpret and apply concepts from the ASCM Enterprise Standards for Sustainability into your supply chain

Course At-A-Glance

  • Instructor-led
  • Two-day workshop (15 instructional hours)
  • Eligible for 15 certification maintenance points
  • Letter of Completion upon 100% attendance

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Course Content

Section 1

Foundational Sustainability Concepts

Section 2

Interpretation of ASCM Supply Chain Sustainability Standards

Section 3

Application of Sustainability Concepts and ASCM Sustainability Standards in the Supply Chain

To find a class near you, use the sustainability filter on the Learning Opportunities page.

About the instructors
ASCM courses are led by approved instructors and training partners with recognized skills, credentials and affiliations.

ASCM Building a Sustainable Supply Chain Course

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