Build on your environmental and sustainability knowledge with this in-depth aviation-focused diploma. Three mandatory courses have been developed especially to take your expertise to the next level. During the courses, you will work individually and in teams on complex case studies for some of the most important topics related to environmental sustainability. You will cover topics such as environmental management systems, monitoring, reporting and verification, and you will also look at all the factors you need to consider when designing a sustainability strategy for your company during the advanced course with the same name. The elective courses allow you to either explore other topics of interest or go deeper into the ones already addressed.
Upon completion of this diploma you will be able to:
A passing mark of 70% is required on all assignments and exams. A special distinction is awarded to candidates who obtain a distinction in all, or all but one, of all course exams and assignments that make up this Diploma.
This course is designed to empower you to design your own sustainability strategy that is aligned with your corporate strategy and supported by a well-thought-out plan.
Learn how to develop risk mitigation plans and design compliance strategies.
An excellent overview of fuel monitoring, reporting and verification (MRV) requirements under CORSIA
Business processes, operational experiences and best practices to optimize the residual value from aircraft decommissioning
A brief history of airlines’ and IATA’s action to address climate, as well as the evolution of CORSIA (Carbon Offset and Reductions Scheme for International Aviation) at ICAO.
Learn the aviation-specific knowledge that you will need to become an accredited verifier for ICAO’s Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA)
Understand how to successfully implement and run a passenger offset program, to improve passenger acceptance, and to increase uptake rates by applying best practices for carbon offsetting.
Learn about the different stages of building a successful sustainability communications strategy for passengers, co-workers or other stakeholders of an airline.
Learn the fundamentals of carbon markets and sustainable alternative fuels (SAF) and their essential roles in the future of aviation.