Certified Professional in Sustainability

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Professional Certificate in Sustainability

 Duration 5-7 weeks           Language English         Skill level Advanced
 Lectures 3                           Certificate Yes               Full Lifetime access 

Certified Professional in Sustainability program is designed to provide you with advanced topics on Sustainability and the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s).

The aim of the certificate program is to present sustainability when conducting regular business, as well as the impact on entire society.

It is important to create a vision of desirable futures so we can create, innovate, engineer, and manifest them by 2030. There is a physiological importance to them, systemic ecological within planetary boundaries understanding to them as well as monetary investment needed for sustainable infrastructure, which is not clear to see and understand at first glance. 

In this certificate program, you will acquire advanced knowledge on organizational prevention measures, including the key elements of an effective sustainable development.

About Lecturer

Marc Buckley has been involved in Climate Activism for a long time and would love to show you how to run faster than climate change by being an impactful and exponential human being. One of the first to be trained by Al Gore as a Climate Speaker Marc has made getting through the Climate Crisis towards Resilient Desirable Futures his life’s work.

As an Advocate for the SDG’s, Regenerative Futurist, Member of the Expert Network for the World Economic Forum for Innovation, Climate Change, Agriculture, Food, and Beverages, Global Food Reformist, and Sustainable Futurist, Marc’s passions lie in social innovation, systems thinking, and dynamic modeling to solve our global grand challenges.

Marc is on a mission to empower billions of global citizens to live an adaptive lifestyle of health and sustainability within planetary boundaries.

As a Social Serial Entrepreneur, he has been involved in many companies as well as several international family businesses: indeed he comes from six generations of Germany’s largest organic farmers and four generations of European Hydroponic Agronomists.

Marc is also a Visionary for Global Citizen social movement to end extreme poverty. The Germany and Austria Country Coordinator for Al Gores Climate Reality Project and an international speaker on the climate crisis. Delegate at EAT Stockholm Food Forum. Party Delegate, and speaker at UNFCCC COP events. An ambassador for Future Food Institute. Committee member for Environment and Innovation for the Italian Federation of Human Rights FIDU – Federazione Italiana Diritti Umani. A faculty member of Berlin School for Sustainable Futures, Futur/IO Institute, Researcher with Future Earth, and ResearchGate.

Certificate Price


The certificate program is appropriate for the all those that wish to develop professionally, increase their Sustainability and SDG skills, and seek career advancement by getting certified.



    Course start: Anytime
    Language: English
    Duration: 5-7 weeks (depends on your pace)
    Format: Online
  Commitment: 7 – 10 hours per week
    Certificate: Awarded by SSBM Geneva 
    Fee: 799 EUR


At the end of this course, you will be able to understand:

  • Introduction to this certificate program
  • Introduction to ESGs
  • Regenerative Platforms and Leadership
  • EU Taxonomy
  • ESGs and Business
  • Results Based Management (RBM)
  • RBM & SDGs
  • RBM & the Future
  • The Dimensions of sustainability




Introduction to Sustainable Development and Business. The course includes concrete cases and examples.


This course is presented entirely online. Modules can be completed in your own time and at your own pace. This interactive, supportive teaching model is designed for busy professionals and results in unprecedented certification rates for online courses.


All reading materials for this course will be made accessible to you through the SSBM Online Learning Portal. Notes for each module are often downloadable, and you are able to save your current learning status and continue whenever you like.


Upon successful completion of the certificate you will be awarded with a diploma delivered by SSBM Geneva.

What will this certificate program bring to your career?

  • Understand in detail Sustainability, ESGs and its relations to Business
  • Regenerative platforms and how they relate to business. Regenerative Leadership and how to implement this in one's career
  • EU Taxonomy and its relationship to SDGs
  • ESGs and Business models
  • Results Based Management and the Future
  • The Dimensions of Sustainability

Is this certificate for you?

This certificate program is designed for individuals who have on-the-job business experience and an interest in sustainability. It is also designed for individuals who are not certified in sustainability, and who might or might not have received formal sustainable development practice and training

This certificate is unique in such a way that it will insist on the exploring the functions and roles of ESGs, SDGs and regenerative leadership in the business world. The certificate outlines in detail real life examples from all over the world – as well as EU.

One of the major outcomes of this certificate program will be that you will increase your understanding for sustainable development in the business context by getting certified.

This certificate will bring you a diploma: “Certified Professional in Sustainability” that is delivered by SSBM Geneva.

Student Testimonials

  • I chose to study at SSBM, because it gives me flexibility to combine online and onsite learning.

  • The thing I like the most is definitely the possibility to organize studying time on my own, as well as the deadlines for all the projects. The whole program is very approachable and easy to follow.

  • SSBM truly offers high quality education. The course material allows you to apply academic theory to real-world examples from the global business world in an easy manner.

  • I am quite impressed with the program, most importantly the quality of the education and the professors. It has been wonderful and I would recommend the program. I also gained and increased my productivity as a manager

  • I chose SSBM as an excellent continuation of my education and combining my professional knowledge with theory and practice of the lectures. SSBM allows flexibility with my personal life and professional life as well as achieving my goals.

Programme structure

Professional Certificate in Sustainability program is designed to provide you with basics and advanced topics of sustainable development, ESGs and regenerative leadership.

The aim of the course is to present the importance of sustainability and sustainable development practices when conducting regular business, as well as the impact on entire society. The students will be provided with am overview on the history of  SDGs, real life examples from an international context. 


The total fee* for the certificate is: 799 EUR

*There are no other hidden costs.


There are no formal prerequisites for this certificate program.

Programme structure

    • Introduction to this certificate program
    • Introduction to ESGs
    • Regenerative Platforms and Leadership
    • EU Taxonomy
    • ESGs and Business
    • Results Based Management (RBM)
    • RBM & SDGs
    • RBM & the Future
    • The Dimensions of sustainability

Course will cover each topic with several online video lectures.


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