ISOS Group / Center for Social Responsibility, a GPM Accredited Training Partner, GRI Certified and CDP Certified Training Partner in the U.S.
PRiSM™ Practitioner (Projects integrating Sustainable Methods) is a hands-on project management and sustainability course that is designed to prepare individuals to improve the way they view, approach, manage and drive change. The course blends instruction with in-class case studies using real-world examples that bring project management to life in a manner that not only meets the needs of business in today’s economy but also accounts for the needs of society and the environment. PRiSM focuses on Principles, benefits, systems thinking, and competence building.
PRiSM Practitioner is designed to deepen understanding and competence in project management using an andragogical (adult learning) model. The approach blends traditional instruction with hands on exercises, simulations, and case studies to ensure retention. PRiSM Practitioner prepares participants for the GPM-b™ certification exam.
The training, based on the GPM Reference Guide to Sustainability, works to draw the correlation between effective project management and key sustainability standards, such as:
There are no prerequisites, though it is expected that attendees will have a basic understanding of and some experience with project management and/or environmental management through their roles at work or through study. Four days of focused attention during the course, which involves a final globally recognized exam, GPM-b.
The GPM-b is a 90 minutes open-book exam, requiring candidates to respond to 150 multiple choice questions. A minimum of 75% is required to pass the GPM-b Exam and to receive a knowledge-based certification – only delivered to project managers with a specialization in sustainability integration and remains the standard by which individuals demonstrate their knowledge in Green Project Management®.
This course will provide participants with the confidence and know-how to fully put the PRiSM project methodology into practice, increase their value as project managers, as well as prepare them for the GPM-b Certification exam.
This course is for organizations or individuals requiring a sustainable approach to managing projects or aligning strategic initiatives for sustainability with projects. Common roles include Project, Program, Portfolio Managers, Sustainability Professionals, however individuals who are going to perform as a team manager or in a project/change support role will gain benefit from this course.
Online + In-Person
Online: Nov 7, 14, 21
In-person: Nov 16, in San Diego
Online: Nov 28
REGISTRATION FEES G4 (Two-day course):
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UPCOMING TRAINING LOCATIONS: