Designed for senior financial professionals across all sectors, this course focuses on the practical steps that finance teams can take to adopt the recommendations of the Taskforce for Climate-Related Financial Disclosure (TCFD). The course introduces the TCFD recommendations, presents approaches being taken by companies across multiple sectors to implement the recommendations, and identifies practical steps that can be taken by finance professionals.

After completing the course, participants will be able to:

· Articulate the business case for adopting sustainable business models, including the TCFD recommendations

· Identify the four thematic areas of the TCFD recommendations

· Identify approaches being adopted to implement the TCFD recommendations

· List practical examples of how to start implementing the recommendations

· List climate risks and opportunities relevant to their organization

· Evaluate their organization’s progress with the TCFD recommendations

Additional information:

Participant profile: This course is for Finance professionals with responsibility for risk management, investor relations, reporting and disclosure. Other finance professionals are also welcomed.

Program Delivery Method: Group Live

Program Level: Beginner

Prerequisites: None

Advance Preparation: None

Cost: No Fee Charged

Field of Study: Business Management & Organization

Participants may earn 2.0 CPE credits by actively participating in the full course.*

*Accounting for Sustainability (A4S) is applying for registration with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors.  State board of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit.  Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:  www.nasbaregistry.org.  CPE credit will be awarded for courses that are delivered after A4S becomes registered with NASBA.

Reserve your place at a future session by emailing info@a4s.org. Participants are accepted on a first come first served basis and the course is subject to capacity constraints. A wait list will be established once all spots are filled. If necessary, confirmed participants are requested to cancel by at least two weeks before the course delivery date. A4S will also notify registered participants by email of course cancellations at least two weeks in advance.

For more information regarding complaint and program cancellation policies, please contact events@a4s.org.

Upcoming courses

Course Date
Implementing the TCFD recommendations TBC

TCFD practical examples

A4S have launched two practical examples, from Tesco and Unilever, to show how organizations have started to implement the TCFD.

The examples show how the results from scenario analysis were able to inform decisions within their respective organizations.