8 competences necessary for sustainable project management
The integrated approach of Green Project Management (GPM) provides the necessary guidelines and tools. It was developed by GPM Global. This international organization has been working since 2009 for the economic development of companies that will not have a negative impact on society and the natural environment. GPM Global is a signatory and a co-founder of the UN Global Compact (UNGC).
GBM certification was created in line with ISO 17024 – the international standard for bodies certifying persons. It is composed of three levels based on candidates’ advancement: Basic (GPM-b™), Specialist (GPM-s™) and Master (GPM-m™).
Professional GPM certificates confirm your skills, abilities, and knowledge in sustainability and project management.
The GPM Professional Certification Path includes three levels of advancement:
The GPM certification program has been developed in accordance with ISO 17024. It is an international standard for bodies certifying individuals. By adhering to it, we express our commitment to running a professional and fair certification program.
We have a certification body whose task is to develop and supervise the organization of professional certificates. The GPM Certification Board is independent of GPM to eliminate potential conflicts of interest between the certification process and GPM following ISO 17024. The GPM Certification Program is available in every country.
The cost of taking the GPM-b ™ certification exam is USD 199 for participants of training organised by ATO and GPM Ambassadors and USD 299 for those who prepare for an exam individually.
It is the first certificate of this type for people with knowledge of using sustainable methods in the field of project management. Recommended primarily to Project Managers, sustainable development specialists, CSR specialists, and strategic directors.
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