CCH Learning SEA

A Deeper Look at Carbon Emissions and Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Accounting & Reporting
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Description

In an era where climate change is a pressing global issue, understanding and managing carbon emissions is crucial for businesses and individuals alike. This one-day workshop delves into the fundamentals of greenhouse gases (GHGs), their impact on climate change, and the importance of carbon management.

Participants will gain insights into local and international frameworks and regulations, learn to differentiate between Scope 1, 2, and 3 emissions, and acquire practical skills in calculating and reporting carbon emissions for sustainability reporting and assurance.

Programme Outline

1. Climate Change and Greenhouse Gases

  • What is climate change
  • Impacts of climate change on ecosystems, weather patterns and businesses
  • Greenhouse gases and their sources

2. Greenhouse Gas (GHG) related Standards and Regulations

  • Regulations
    • Carbon Pricing Act Singapore
    • SGX Sustainability Reporting Guidelines (including TCFD disclosures)
    • Climate Related Disclosures (CRDs) For Non listed companies
    • External assurance
  • Overview of Standards
    • ISO 14064
    • GHG Protocol

3. Greenhouse Gas Accounting and Reporting

  • Calculating Scope 1 & 2 GHG Emissions
  • Reporting Scope 1 & 2 GHG Emissions in Sustainability Reports

This workshop qualifies for 7.0 CPE hours in Financial and Sustainability Reporting Standards and Pronouncements (Category 1).

Participants are encouraged to bring along their laptops (equipped with MS EXCEL) . The Trainer will guide participants in the calculation and reporting of GHG Emissions using hands-on exercises.

Those without laptops will still be able to have an appreciation and practical overview of Greenhouse Gas (GHG) related Standards and Regulations.

What you will learn

  • Identify and understand the various types of greenhouse gases and their sources
  • Analyze the impacts of GHGs on climate change and the environment
  • Navigate the regulatory landscape and ensure compliance with local and international standards
  • Accurately calculate Scope 1, 2, and 3 emissions

Target Audience

  • Accountants
  • Finance Professionals
  • GHG Managers
  • Managers and Professionals responsible for Greenhouse Gas Accounting and Reporting
  • Anyone who would like to have a practical understanding and overview of Greenhouse Gas (GHG) related Standards and Regulations

Expert Speaker

Grace Cheah

Grace is a Lead Certified Sustainability Assurance Practitioner (AccountAbility), and has vast experience in greenhouse gas accounting and sustainability related areas.

In addition to assisting listed and non-listed companies in the preparation of their sustainability reports including consolidation of greenhouse gas emissions, Grace has conducted external assurance on Sustainability Reports and Integrated Reports for various companies in the region.

Grace enjoys sharing her experience with her peers, and currently teaches sustainability related professional courses at the Singapore Management University and Singapore University of Social Sciences.

  • Jul 24
    • $654.00 incl. GST
    Wed, 9:00 AM - Wed, 5:00 PM Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel (Ballroom 1, Level 3)
    • $654.00 incl. GST
    • PD hours: 7

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