Learn how to deliver projects with people and the planet at their core. The Certified Green Project Manager – Level B (GPM-b™) is a foundational, knowledge-based sustainability certification.
Project managers will maximize sustainability within the project lifecycle; improve the construction and delivery of goods and services as part of project deliverables; and use measurable standards to consider and account for social, environmental, and economic impacts in projects.
Do you want to deliver projects with a purpose? The GPM-b certification is the first project management credential that helps individuals demonstrate knowledge of project delivery using sustainable methods.
Sustainable Project Management Course
This product includes the course Sustainable Project Management from our partner Green Project Management®, which provides the knowledge and tools to manage projects sustainably and deliver sustainable project outcomes by incorporating exercises, examples, and scenarios to reinforce learning.
In addition, by taking this program and getting certified, you will be able to bridge the gap between projects and ESG/Sustainability reporting.
The course includes modules:
- Introduction to Sustainable Project Management
- Core Concepts in Sustainability
- Projects integrating Sustainable Methods (PRiSM), a lifecycle approach
- Project Business Cases
- Utilizing the P5 Standard for Sustainability in Project Management to develop a P5 Impact Analysis
- Developing a Sustainability Management Plan
- On Sustainable Project Managers
- Sustainable Project Success
- Sustainable Procurement for Projects
- ESG and Sustainability Reporting and Project Communications
At the end of the course, you may take the GPM-b certification exam, which will test your knowledge in delivering projects using sustainable methods. It contains 75 questions on Sustainable Methods and Delivery Methods.
You will earn your Certified Green Project Manager – Level B (GPM-b) certification after successfully completing the exam.
Why is PMI partnering with Green Project Management?
PMI is collaborating with Green Project Management (GPM) to bring sustainability to the forefront for project managers and help upskill professionals working on the ground to make a real-world impact. With the GPM specialist e-learning tools, professionals in project management learn the knowledge and skills needed to embed sustainable practices into project management.
Who is Green Project Management?
Founded in 2009, Green Project Management (GPM) is the global leader in sustainable project management practices. They have been instrumental in shaping sustainability as it relates to Portfolio, Program, and Project Management on a global scale and are advocates for the profession’s role in solving wide-scale challenges facing humanity.
They are a social enterprise focusing on evolving the project profession through principled and value-based methods. Their goal is to drive sustainable business and realize the 2030 sustainable development goals (SDGs) by engaging in regenerative development projects that address the root cause of why sustainability problems persist.