Certified ESG Planner (CEP®)
Supporting organisation: World Green Organisation WGO
Certified ESG Planner CEP® is a trademark granted by International Chamber of Sustainable Development (ICSD) and registered with the United Nations SDGs Knowledge Platform. (Registration No.: 39533). This designation aims to equip students with essential knowledge and skills to cope with the most pressing ESG issues in our world. CEP® holders are able to address sustainability problems and provide suitable advice.
CEP® signature CEPAR 5-step methodology to tackle ESG issues:
Certified ESG Planner CEP® can be used after your name on business cards and Curriculum Vitae.
Being a Certified ESG Planner CEP®, one can:
Have authorization to use the trade mark CEP® after your name as a credential
Obtain solid knowledge in sustainability
Understand the trend and the state-of-the-art development in ESG
Apply 5-step CEPAR to tackle pressing ESG issues
Eligibility of using CEP®
Complete the designated training program and
Join ICSD membership (HK$800/year)
Designated programs (only need to complete either one):
Executive Certificate in ESG Planning organized by Hong Kong Management Association. For details, please visit: https://www2.hkma.org.hk/short/SGCEG/?subject=sustainability
Sustainable Banking and Finance by School of Continuing and Professional Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. For details, please visit: https://www.scs.cuhk.edu.hk/en/part-time/accounting-and-finance/banking-and-financial-services/esg-series-sustainable-banking-and-finance-esg/222-829361-01
Executive Certificate in ESG Investment organised by Lingnan University LIFE. For details, please visit: https://life.ln.edu.hk/tc/programme/post/118/11049/
Our Education Board will review relevant qualifications and consider to grant exemption with or without conditions within one month’s time after receiving CVs of applicants. The exemption fee is HK$1,500.