The importance of materiality assessments and understanding ESG risks

Materiality assessments play a pivotal role in shaping an effective ESG strategy by identifying and prioritising the most significant environmental, social and governance risks and opportunities specific to an organisation. Understanding ESG risks provides valuable insights into potential reputational, operational and financial implications, enabling proactive mitigation measures and strategic decision-making for long-term success.

Join us for an engaging and informative online course to discover how to conduct materiality assessments and identify and mitigate ESG risks effectively

Learn more about materiality assessments and understanding ESG risks, as well as:

  • getting started with materiality assessments 
  • understanding materiality and risk across your business 
  • involving stakeholders in materiality assessments 
  • handling materiality in financials and country risk 
  • reporting and presenting on materiality assessments 
  • navigating reporting and external filings with ease. 

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‘Materiality assessments and understanding ESG risks’ is an online course designed for:
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companies starting out on their ESG journey
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companies looking to reboot a stalled ESG materiality assessment
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companies looking to improve the process of risk management in ESG
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individuals managing ESG for the first time, or those currently supporting ESG who are looking to move into ESG.

This session will include a presentation as well as some practical examples built on a fictional company scenario. Participants will gain valuable insights into materiality assessments and understanding ESG risks through a combination of theoretical frameworks and real-world applications.

After completion of the course, participants will receive a certificate confirming the acquired knowledge of materiality assessments and understanding ESG risks.

Join us for our two-hour online course, where one of our expert trainers will present effective techniques for conducting materiality assessments and successfully identifying and mitigating ESG risks. 

Explore the advantages of our courses, where you can actively participate by asking questions, networking, engaging with speakers and fostering productive dialogue for your professional development. 

Online course: Materiality assessments and understanding ESG risks

Join our online course designed to equip professionals with essential skills and knowledge in the realms of materiality assessments and understanding ESG risks.

USD $249


Two hours

On-demand session

Your ESG and sustainability expert trainers

Scott Lane
Scott Lane
CEO and Founder

With his extensive background as a lawyer and technologist, Scott Lane has trained tens of thousands of people worldwide in meetings, conferences, online learning and webinars, cementing his position as a stalwart trainer in the ESG, assurance, governance, social, anti-corruption and compliance areas. He is a leader in ESG, having written hundreds of articles on ESG topics. Scott’s practical guidance not only helps people meet regulatory requirements but also encourages them to consider how ESG can benefit their business.

Pauline Bailly
Pauline Bailly
Head of Anti-Corruption Certification

Pauline Bailly is the Head of Anti-Corruption Certification at Speeki. With a global reach, Pauline collaborates closely with Speeki’s clients worldwide, overseeing their certification projects and ensuring seamless execution. She has been a pivotal part of our journey since the group's acquisition in 2018, working alongside our CEO and contributing significantly to Speeki's ongoing success.

Andrew Henderson
Andrew Henderson
Senior Advisor

Andrew Henderson is a Senior Advisor here at Speeki. He's our go-to solution-finder, assisting our teams in selling and creating new products, and guiding clients with advice and certifications. Andrew brings a strong blend of tech know-how and legal training to the table. With extensive industry experience and over 15 years of working closely with our CEO, Andrew plays a vital role in Speeki's growth and evolution.