“My complements to the E-learning designer for an excellent integration of video, text and easy navigation. I am impressed with both the quality of the information and the effective and engaging use of technology used to convey the information.”
~ Bryan Fields, GEF Course Participant
“I am highly appreciative of GEF's mission and diverse course offerings. I am confident that supplementing my knowledge with the Institute’s courses will truly help me to succeed as an effective sustainability educator in my community.”
~Shirley Bednarski, Sustainable Earth Education and Development (SEED);
GEF Institute Pilot Participant
“Having a professional certificate in sustainability education would help me promote the concept at a professional level amongst my colleagues.”
For Higher Education
The Institute's online courses offer an engaging introduction to the sustainability concepts critical to success in the workplace.
Distinguish yourself with a professional certificate
In a competitive global economy, the Institute's Certificates in Sustainability Concepts denote your expertise in, and commitment to, important sustainability topics. The only certificates in sustainability, each is comprised of online, on-demand education that provides big picture analysis and local application of important concepts to foster awareness and enthusiasm for sustainability. Give your resume a boost!
Not your average online course
GEF Institute's unique online delivery format engages you in learning while inspiring positive action. From rich video narrations to pre and post assessments, to eye-catching graphics, all of the Institute's online courses are designed to captivate the audience while conveying comprehensive introductions to sustainability concepts. Online courses are offered on-demand and range from 1.5 hours and 15 hours. Academic credit is available for eligible courses.