Building Leadership For Sustainable Transformation

  • Go from understanding the fundamentals of sustainability to devising initiatives to solve real challenges.

  • Mobilize and empower teams to lead sustainable and effective business transformations.

  • Cultivate leadership growth, strengthen relationships and upgrade skill set.

  • Embrace a holistic and innovative approach to corporate sustainability.

  • Guided and inspired by a variety of frameworks, including the SDGs, Greencomp, B Corp, Ecovadis, Inner Development Goals, Social Impact Toolbox and others.

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Program Overview

8-week program including an on-site ideation bootcamp + 6 months access to our community through our digital learning hub.

8 Weeks Cohort-Based Program

Impact Curriculum
Four integrated modules designed for achieving tangible outcomes.

Hybrid
Online weekly live sessions carried out by top educators and self-paced lessons.

Expert Speakers
Industry insights through keynotes, interviews and case-studies from our leaders.

Hands-On
Half-day ideation workshop in Barcelona using design thinking approaches.

Unlimited Learning Hub & Community Access

Mentoring
On demand 1-1 sessions with industry leaders and practitioners. 

Learning Hub
Unlimited access to our learning platform, discussion channels and curated resources.

24/7 AI Tutor
Provides instant personalized feedback and support to encourage your progress.

Community
Attend community events with our alumni network and our sustainability experts.

Who is this program for?

We've design this program to support a wide range of goals for organizations and professionals. From upskilling on foundational understanding of sustainability to understanding how to establish a deeper integration and impact of a sustainability strategy.

For those leading sustainability

Catalyze sustainability action and get inspired by what leading organizations are doing.

  • Sustainability Managers

  • Senior Strategy Leaders

  • Impact Officers

For functional leaders

Develop the skills to embed sustainability, materiality and Net Zero goals in your area.

  • Procurement & Ops teams

  • PR and Comms Specialists

  • Talent and People managers

For consultants & key partners

Catalyze sustainability action and get inspired by what leading organizations are doing.

  • Sustainability Consultants

  • Strategic Partner Representatives

  • Sustainability Enthusiast

Need to upskill your whole organisation?

We have special discounts and conditions for larger groups. Book a demo to see how our programs can help your organisation.

Program Curriculum

By the end of this program you will build strong foundational knowledge and leadership skills to drive sustainability transformation.

Weeks 1 & 2

Build & Connect Sustainability Foundations

By the end of this module, you will be able to accurately explain what corporate sustainability is, why it is important for the future, and how it affects your organization and your role.

Weeks 3 to 5

Design & Plan For Sustainable Transformation

After week 5, you'll be able to list viable steps and good practices to accelerate the transition to sustainability in your company and from your functional area.

Weeks 6 & 7

Boost Transformative Leadership

By week 7, you will be equiped to develop sustainable leadership skills, understand governance and relational models and how to effectively engage with your stakeholders.

Week 8

Foster Sustainable Innovation

During the last week, you will apply design thinking principles to ideate a solution to a sustainability challenge previously defined.


Sustainability Challenges

During week 8 you will be part of a half-day on site ideation Bootcamp. You will be able to choose from three of the most common themes faced by companies

Governance Model

How could sustainable governance be set up to be incorporated into the decision-making process?

Culture Change

How can you boost team commitment and motivation to embed sustainability in your corporate culture?

Sustainable Business Model

How do you catalyze regulatory compliance as an opportunity for sustainable innovation?

Program Schedule

Key dates & time commitment

Cohort dates: Start early October. Finishes late November
Live sessions happen on Tuesday and Thursday

  • Most days provide no more than 1-2 hrs of live sessions
  • You are not required to attend all sessions
  • All sessions are recorded

Optional Office Hours sessions on Fridays

Live Workshop

  • Late November, dates to be confirmed
  • Location: Barcelona, Spain. (exact location to be confirmed)

Recommended time commitment: 5hrs/week

*Schedule and main hours are subject to change. Hours shown in Spain time (UTC+2)

Meet the program faculty

Our expert contributors are recognised, leading specialists in their respective fields. Content is curated and quality controlled via peer review.

Academy Director

expert
Pablo Sánchez

+20 years (Education, Governance, B Corp).
Skills4Impact | R4S Group

Program Manager

expert
Sofia Isasmendi

+15 years (Education, B Corp, Consultancy). Skills4Impact

Educators


expert
Alejandra Bara

Organisational strategy & transformation.
R4S.

expert
David Dinwoodie

Sustainable leadership.
Institute for Strategic Clarity.
In 4 Impact.

expert
Eva Garrell

Sustainable development.
Top Voice Linkedin.
B Lab Spain.

expert
Delfina Zagarzazú

Regerative design
thinking.
3 Vectores.

Experts & Mentors


expert
Carlota de Paula

ESG ratings & reporting standards.
B Lab Europe, EFRAG.

expert
Matthew Carpenter-Arévalo

Head of marketing
Rubicon Carbon.

expert
Daniel Hires

Collective impact leadership development.
IDG.

expert
Laia Mas Perez

Impact brands strategy.
ex-Danone.

expert
Borja Lafuente

Public affairs & stakeholder management.
Danone Iberia.

expert
Guillem Bargalló

Story-telling & comms for sustainable brands.
IKEA, Linkedin Top Voice.


Share Your Achievement With The World

You'll receive an individual course certificate of completion issued using blockchain technology that helps you communicate your newly acquired skills to a wide audience!

Investing in learning has a guaranteed return

3,500 €

Early Bird Price: 2,975 €
  • Next Cohort: October 1st, 2024. Limited spots.
  • Apply until September 3rd to get early bird discount
  • Price without VAT

Need to upskill an entire team?: We have special discounts and conditions for larger groups. Book a demo! 

What's included?

9-week hybrid program led by experts.

Bootcamp: Half-day in-person ideation workshop in Barcelona with networking, food and drinks.

Comprehensive sustainability skills assessment.

Free 24/7 access to the Learning Hub and community for 6 months.

1-on-1 mentoring sessions with industry experts.

Pre-recorded talks and exclusive interviews from industry leaders.

Accreditation and certification by EADA Business School (Top 25 FT Ranking)

Eligible for a FUNDAE subsidy

Increase your team's talent and your company's value with the financing facilities offered by FUNDAE (Fundación Estatal para la Formación en el Empleo).

  • Get up to 30% off the program.
  • Subsidy available only for companies registered in Spain.
  • Write to us at info@skills4impact.org to access the benefit or if you have any questions.

More Questions?

What type of accreditation do your programs have?

The program is certified by EADA Business School (Top 25 World Wide). Upon completion of the program, we will provide you with a certificate of completion issued using blockchain technlogy for its verification and trustworthines.

Are there financing options?

Our programs can be financed by Fundae and we also provide scholarships (up to 100%) to individual participants with outstanding or special profiles.

Are the programs available for participants outside of Spain?

Yes, our programs are mainly online although some of our hybrid programs have an in person full day workshop you won't like to miss. Explore the key program info to know if this is the case.

Can anyone participate in this program?

Although the program is mostly focused for companies, the program is opened to anyone who wants to join. If you're interested, leave us submit your infor through the application forma and we'll be in touch.

How is this course different from traditional universities, microcredential and self-paced learning programs?

Issues with the alternatives

Traditional high-ed programs

  • Tuition is expensive, therefore companies rarely support it.
  • Approach is academic and not practical.
  • Requires full-time dedication and are long, therefore not an option for many

Self-Learning

  • Material is unstructured, therefore a less efficient to consume and learn.
  • The most knowledgeable people aren't creating content.

Skills4Impact provides a challenge-oriented, transformative learning experience. Led by industry experts and set within a collaborative community environment, we ensure a deeply impactful educational journey for all participants.

Can you offer any flexibility on price for large number of participants?

Certainly. Just contact us at teamcomercial@skills4impact.org and we'll be happy to give yo u a tailored offer.

Is it possible to organize a cohort with a private workshop for my organization?

Yes, it is possible. We would need to make a better assessment of your specific needs and amount of students. Please, email us at teamcomercial@skills4impact.org 

What are the general terms & conditions of the program?

You can find them here 

Let's talk

If you're looking for transformation for yourself or your organization, let's set up a time to talk and see how Skills4Impact can help. As we look into the future, we're constantly developing our learning experiences and services to keep ahead of the curve. We'd love to talk.

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