Created in collaboration with CFA Institute, this course provides an introduction to climate change and its related economic and environmental impacts, with a particular emphasis on the role of finance professionals in creating and implementing solutions to the global issues in this space. It is a practical and applied digital course designed to support business, finance, and accounting professionals as well as any individual seeking practical guidance around climate change and climate-related finance matters.

Learning outcomes 


On successful completion of this course, learners will be able to:

  • gain a solid foundational understanding of climate change, its drivers, its risks and consequences, and the role of climate finance.

  • understand different climate initiatives and related governance and disclosure frameworks. 
  • demystify carbon pricing and accounting 
  • understand the proposition of a sustainable economy and business models. 
  • gain practical knowledge for integrating climate risk into investment analysis and portfolio construction.