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Focus on ESG
Starting 5 April 2023
Delivered online over 5 weeks
Starting 5 April 2023
Delivered online over 5 weeks

Our ESG course covers the rise of ESG investing and what it means for investors and corporates


We can customise it to meet your specific training requirements and deliver it face-to-face or digitally. Contact Ted Bailey or call +44 (0) 20 8052 2090.

Focus on ESG course online

What you'll learn

  • Understand ESG and its key drivers from an investor and corporate perspective
  • How ESG differs from SRI and Impact Investing
  • Improve your knowledge of topical areas including climate risk, the rising importance of social issues, and biodiversity
  • ESG ecosystem, data and rating agencies issues
  • Understand how investors are integrating ESG into the investment management process across asset classes
  • Effective engagement and how investors can work with companies after COP 26 to lift their ambitions and make commitments to Net Zero
  • The dangers of greenwashing for investors and corporates. Does ESG live up to the hype?
  • Understand why ESG is a Board level issue and how corporates can embed it across the organisation
  • Best practice integration of ESG into corporate reporting and communication with capital markets and investors
  • Identify material issues and metrics taking into account important ESG frameworks and standards including TCFD, SASB and GRI
  • How to invest personally in a more responsible way

How you'll learn

  • A module is released each week for five weeks
  • The learning is in bitesize chunks so it does not impact on your normal working day
  • You'll learn via video content, quizzes and other materials
  • You'll be able to interact with the trainer and other students on the discussion forum
  • After the five weeks is over, you have two months to review the material

Key Information

  • Starting dates: 7 December 2022
  • Course fee: £599 + VAT if applicable
  • Course leader: Toby Bates

Why choose IFF?

  • TRACK RECORD – we have over 20 years’ experience of providing training to the banking, finance and energy sectors 
  • INNOVATION – our courses are continually reviewed so you can be sure they are focusing on the most current issues
  • KNOWLEDGE – all of our trainers are highly experienced practitioners and leading subject matter experts so you can be confident you are learning from the very best 
  • SMALL CLASS SIZES – to aid learning and increase your personal interaction with the trainer 
  • VALUE – we provide a practical training experience with skills that can be used immediately to gain a tangible return on your investment 
  • ACCREDITATION – we are accredited by the British Accreditation Council (BAC)