GRI CERTIFIED TRAINING PROGRAM ((The first Thursday and Friday in June, September and December)
Alaya Consulting offers the Certified Training Program in Hong Kong for organizations looking to initiate or improve their sustainability reporting programs. The program focuses on the G4 Guidelines, which is the latest version of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) framework.
Certified as a training partner by GRI, we currently offer a two-day GRI certified training course to help participants understand and manage the GRI sustainability reporting process.

Course Description

  • This GRI certified training provides the know-how required for creating a top-quality sustainability report based on the GRI G4 Guidelines, focusing on key topics and targeting your relevant stakeholders.
  • Using local Hong Kong examples and international best practices, the Program prepares participants in coordinating a sustainability reporting process with the context of current latest developments.
  • Participants will acquire an overview of the reporting process, develop insight into what actions to take, and are made aware of the potential challenges and benefits of sustainability reporting. 
  • Presentations, case studies, group activities and best practice examples will be used to facilitate learning during the training course.
  • For course brochure and registration, please email or call 2388 8810. 

Focus areas for discussion will include:

  • Introduction to GRI
  • Planning the sustainability reporting process
  • Stakeholder engagement and dialog
  • Sustainability materiality assessment
  • Building the report that appeals to the stakeholders and management
  • Assurance and communications

Our certified training courses are led by GRI Nominated Trainer.

Registration fees

Students and academia

Fee: $2500
*Early bird fee: 10% discount

Government and non-for-profits:
Fee: $4200
*Early bird fee: 10% discount

Fee: $5,300
*Early bird fee: 10%
*Register and pay three weeks prior to the event date

ESG REPORTING TRAINING (The second Friday in June, September and December)
The aim of this one-day ESG Reporting Training Course is to give knowledge of the HKEx ESG Reporting Guide and reporting process to facilitate ESG reporting within your company.  You will be provided with practical tools to assist on ESG reporting.
This course will start with a basic introduction to ESG reporting and will take you through the different phases of the reporting process. Workshop exercises will enable participants to understand how to identify ESG issues that are most important and relevant for your company. 

At the end of the course you will leave with basic knowledge of the HKEx ESG Reporting Guide, the reporting process, and the resources of other international reporting standard and framework.
Fee and discounts: HKD2,500

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