Sustainability Management

Certificate Course

Are you responsible for the topic of sustainability in your company or do you want to become one?
Would you like to actively promote sustainable business practices in your own company as well as along the supply chain?

Then our course on sustainability management for the footwear, leather goods and textile industry (IHK) isthe perfect fit for you.
Get to know the basics of sustainability in two one-week modules. Our instructors provide information on the importance of the economic, ecological and social dimensions of sustainability for your corporate sustainability management.

Learn how to create life cycle assessments and calculate the carbon footprint for your company in a structured way. Acquire and secure your knowledge about the definition, implementation and operational anchoring of sustainability goals as well as about the identification of potential for improvement and the optimization processes for sustainable management.

You have the option to book each module individually giving you flexibility to choose your preferred dates. There is no time limit for participation in the modules. You will receive your IHK certificate as sustainability manager for the footwear, leather goods and textile industry (IHK) after successful participation in both modules.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.


Module 1

- Introduction of sustainability, environment & social objectives
- Environmental sustainability
- Legal regulations
- Pollutants
- Measures in sustainability
- Polymers
- Bioplastics
- Recycling & Recovery

Module 2

- Textiles
- Leather, imitation leather, leather alternative synthetic leather, artificial leather
- Paper / cardboard
- Adhesives
- Sustainable materials
- Eco design


  • Module 1 14.10. - 18.10.2024
  • Module 2 04.11. - 08.11.2024


€ 1.649,00 without taxes  per person & module including training documents, drinks & lunch 
Registration at infoisc-germanycom


Please note that this course is usualley held in German. 

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