Course Overview:

This diploma program is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills required to
effectively manage corporate social responsibility initiatives within organizations. Through a
combination of theoretical learning and practical case studies, participants will gain insights into
the strategic, ethical, and operational aspects of CSR and learn how to create positive social and
environmental impact while contributing to business sustainability.

Course Brief:
Module 1: Introduction to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
• Overview of CSR: Definition, evolution, and significance
• Stakeholder theory and CSR• Business case for CSR: Benefits and challenges
• International standards and frameworks for CSR

Module 2: Corporate Ethics and Governance
• Ethical theories and their application in business
• Corporate governance structures and practices
• Role of boards and top management in promoting ethical conduct
• Compliance and accountability mechanisms

Module 3: Sustainable Business Practices
• Understanding sustainability: Environmental, social, and economic dimensions
• Triple bottom line approach
• Sustainable supply chain management
• Energy efficiency, waste reduction, and resource conservation

Module 4: Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting and Communication
• Reporting frameworks: GRI, SASB, Integrated Reporting
• Stakeholder engagement and dialogue
• Transparency and disclosure practices
• Communication strategies for CSR initiatives

Module 5: Social Impact Assessment and Measurement
• Methods for assessing social impact: Social return on investment (SROI), social
• Key performance indicators (KPIs) for CSR programs
• Monitoring and evaluation techniques
• Reporting and communicating social impact data

Module 6: CSR Strategy Development and Implementation
• Developing a CSR strategy aligned with business goals and values
• Integration of CSR into business operations and decision-making processes
• Stakeholder engagement and partnerships
• Challenges and best practices in implementing CSR initiatives

Course Begins on 1st of every month for Six Months.
Course Level: Diploma Course
Cost: Amount €1000 ( Inclusive of 21% VAT)