GRI/G4 Reporting: Certified Sustainability Reporting Training

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GRI/G4 Reporting: Certified Sustainability Reporting Training

Two-Day Training Course Provides Comprehensive Foundation in GRI/G4 Reporting Framework
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Learn the 5-part GRI reporting process in this 2-day training course from @BCCCC. Register today:
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 10:00am

November 15, 2016 /3BL Media/ -- Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship (BCCCC) announced it is offering a training course providing a comprehensive foundation in the GRI/G4 reporting framework and reporting process. The course titled, "GRI/G4 Reporting: Certified Sustainability Reporting Training" takes place on February 8-9, 2017 in New Orleans at the JW Marriott New Orleans. BCCCC is a certified Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) training partner. 

The two-day training is ideal for professionals creating their first sustainability report and don’t know how to begin, or for those currently reporting but need to better understand the latest GRI reporting framework principals and procedures.

Attendees that enroll by December 9, 2016 save $250. At the end of the two-day course, participants will receive a Certificate of Completion from GRI and 16 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits. 

Join us and learn:

  • The fundamentals of the five-part GRI reporting process: prepare, connect, define, monitor, and report.
  • How to identify the activities and decisions to be made during the reporting process to help your company focus on relevant issues.
  • What nonfinancial materiality is and why it matters for reporting.
  • The difference between an aspect and an indicator and how best to focus your report to meet the needs of your audiences.
  • How to use GRI principles to create a strategic, focused, credible, and user-friendly report.

This course is for:

  • Professionals involved with any facet of the reporting process.
  • Individuals who provide quantitative and/or qualitative data, engage with stakeholders, or communicate the company’s economic, social or environmental impacts will benefit from this program.
  • Professionals interested in learning to evaluate reports of their supply chain partners or customers to maximize alignment of disclosures.


Upon completion of this course, you will receive the following professional credentials:

  • Training by Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship, a certified GRI training partner
  • Certificate of Completion from GRI
  • 4 units will be applied to a Certificate of Practice in Corporate Citizenship
  • 16 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits


Member: $1350.00
Non-Member: $1550.00

Dates and Locations

February 8-9, 2017; New Orleans, LA
HOTEL: JW Marriott New Orleans
($259.00 special rate until 01/17/2017)

Enroll by December 9th and save $250
Enroll by December 21st and save $200



The Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship (BCCCC) is a leader in the field of corporate citizenship helping corporate social responsibility (CSR) professionals maximize business and social value through tools and knowledge enabling them to achieve more through environmental, social, and governance investments. Founded in 1985, the Center draws on the community of professionals, original research, and resources of the Boston College Carroll School of Management. The membership-supported organization engages more than 10,000 individuals annually across its network of more than 420 member companies. For more information, visit

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