The Sustainability Institute is a four-day course designed to teach students how to create a strategic sustainability plan for their organizations, while broadening their understanding of sustainable practices and expanding their professional network.

February 7-12, 2021
Wheeling, West Virginia

Schedule & Learning Objectives

  • Introduce terminology and concepts essential to organizational sustainability plans.
  • Define metrics for tracking progress across categories such as energy, water, waste, etc.
  • Organize utility data for a minimum of 12 months of bills to establish a baseline for each respective participating organization.
  • Formulate a mission, vision, and goals within the categories explored.
  • Draft a sustainability plan outline for organization.
  • Establish a plan for gaining stakeholder feedback on draft of the plan.

 2020 Schedule


Who Should Attend

Park professionals who are responsible for improving organizational sustainability.

Future Sustainability Institute Dates:

  • February 7-12, 2021

Additional Information

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