Just like our climate; things are heating up in the GHG arena.
Learn how you and your business can be more responsible and reap the financial
When it comes down to business operations most businesses turn to their accountants or
bookkeepers for advice on where to make savings and improve the bottom line.
Today more than ever, systems are the most important part of your business. With the
environmental impact from your business soon to be monitored by government agencies and suppliers, now’s the
time to start looking at your carbon emissions before it affects you financially.
Independent Inspections in conjunction with Sustainable Certification is
currently offering the following accredited courses looking at Green House Gas emissions and their
· Introduction to green house gas auditing
· Conducting emissions audit
· Measurement and reporting of carbon footprints.
These courses are being run over the coming months to prepare businesses and
individuals for this bold new world of emissions management.
Contact usnow to book your place for one or more of these courses, or to see how Independent Inspections can add value to your business through it’s collaborative environmental
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Conduct an emissions audit
This unit of competency covers conducting an audit of emissions related to
product or process in an organisation, or part or all of the value chain.
Application of the unit
This unit applies to auditing emissions inside organisations and their value
chains (e.g. supplier of goods or services or customer). The unit has been developed with
manufacturing operations as a focus. However, because of the range of organisations in a
typical manufacturing value chain it may also be applied to other types of
The audit may be conducted to assist in regulatory compliance or as part of a
strategy to improve the sustainability of manufacturing operations.
The emphasis in the unit is on
informing decision making in regards to emissions using material balancing techniques. While the
unit does not preclude actual measurement of emissions it does not cover
the measurement/testing or other technical skills to undertake
physical measurement of emissions or environmental impact of the emissions.
It would typically be undertaken by a manager or technical specialist who had a
major responsibility for sustainability as part of a broader work role, or sustainability may
be their primary work responsibility. The manager or technical specialist may undertake this
alone or as part of a team.