Otago Polytechnic

Adding Sustainable Value (Certificate in Sustainable Practice (Level 5))

  • Location varies
  • 19 weeks
  • Level 5
  • Starts on various dates
  • Apply anytime

Adding Sustainable Value is a practical sustainability training programme that enables organisations to plan for real and lasting success. The programme framework and unique team approach helps you make strategic decisions that will shape the future of your business. The Adding Sustainable Value programme is proudly brought to you by three of the leaders in applied sustainability education - Otago Polytechnic, the Sustainable Business Council and The Natural Step.

Graduate Diploma in Sustainable Practice

  • Blended delivery - a combination of face-to-face through block courses and supported video conferencing*
  • 1 year full-time*
  • Level 7
  • Starts February, May or July
  • Apply anytime

Gain the knowledge to promote and implement sustainable leadership in your community and workplace. Examine the social, economic, political and environmental implications of sustainability. Compulsory block courses are a requirement. Please note that this programme is available to international students enrolling for programmes starting in February or July 2018.

Creating Living Buildings

  • Online with a block course in Christchurch, Auckland or Dunedin
  • 5 months part-time
  • Starts 2018 dates to be confirmed
  • Apply until start date

This is New Zealand’s first education course designed to transform and improve the standard of this country’s built environments; a step towards achieving a shared vision of triple net zero and restorative building practices becoming the norm in New Zealand.