Who should attend?

This course is for anyone planning for attending or leading CSRD/ ESRS development projects looking for more knowledge. During the training, the trainees are trained in all steps needed to become CSRD/ ESRS ready. Learning is supported by an E-learning environment that is available for students 3 months after the last contact day. This way we can ensure that people with different learning styles and abilities can adapt to the development model and attend development projects successfully.


The course includes 5 modules, that enable deeper understanding needed for working as a specialist or team member in CSRD/ ESRS development projects. The modules are the following:

  1. The principles of CSRD and ESRS, whats and hows of Materiality Assessment, Double Materiality and IRO (Impacts, Risks and Opportunities), Value Chain Analysis and Stakeholder Assessment. Learning the use of tools for each with practical exercises. 
  2. Defining your organization’s present state regarding responsible and sustainable development targeting toward readiness for ESR -reporting and leadership. The gap between existing and future (target) states; setting the goals for sustainability and CSRD/ ESRS development.
  3. The barriers to developing more responsible and sustainable operations, management, and system; finding the root causes and starting the development of CSRD compliant practices. 
  4. Planning the change process for responsible and sustainable working in compliance with CSRD/ ESRS requirements.
  5. Implementation of changes in different functions and starting the change of the organization’s culture. Building Continuous Improvement and Stakeholder Involvement processes. Building a responsible and sustainable future; getting benefits.

The course duration is 5 weeks with about 2 hours of studies a week + 5 half-a-day webinars; one per week. The participants receive an EGLA certificate after the completion of the course.

The training includes all materials and tools to be ready to implement CSRD/ ESRS compliant system as required by the EU. Our training is set to meet the requirements by international standards and a thorough introduction to Sustainability principles (Economical Sustainability, Ecological Sustainability, and Social Sustainability) and goals as set by UN and EU globally. Sustainable development and sustainable working methods are growing in importance in World Class operations as demand for their partners.

EGLA CSRD/ ESRS Specialist course offers this to organizations using it both as a tool toward effective operations and marketing providing an edge in global as well as domestic markets.