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Carbon Accounting Course & Training

AUD $1,045.00 (Includes GST)

Learn how to build and manage a carbon inventory, identify and quantify the greenhouse gas emissions for your organisation in accordance with international accounting standards (GHG Protocol ISO 14064.1-2018).

Over 2 days (if you study face-to-face) or 4 online instructor lead sessions, the course will take you through:

  • The technical background to carbon footprinting
  • Global warming potential and emissions scopes
  • Accounting methodologies
  • Overcoming data collection pitfalls
  • Reporting; voluntary & compliance
  • Standards and guidelines
  • Capturing business benefits from intelligence tools

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Are you looking to take control of your organisation's carbon emissions? This course will help you develop the technical knowledge and business skills critical for the effective implementation of carbon accounting within your organisation.

Our Carbon Accounting Course & Training is designed to help both experienced and inexperienced professionals develop the skills and knowledge necessary to accurately measure and report GHG emissions and carbon footprint data. With a focus on practical applications and real-world scenarios, our course provides participants with the tools needed to succeed in this critical field.

Our program will equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills to build and manage a carbon inventory, identify and quantify your organization's greenhouse gas emissions, and comply with international accounting standards, specifically GHG Protocol ISO 14064.1-2018.

Our comprehensive training will provide you with the tools to effectively measure and manage your GHG emissions. You'll learn how to identify key areas for emission reduction and develop strategies to reduce your organization's carbon footprint. With our GHG Accounting Course & Training, you can be confident that your organization is doing its part to address the global climate crisis.

Our experienced instructors will guide you through the hands-on, applied approach of this course, giving you the tools you need to overcome data collection pitfalls, implement footprinting tools, and capture business benefits. We focus on workplace strategies that will help you overcome common obstacles and challenges faced in day-to-day business operations, ensuring you leave with the necessary skills to effectively manage GHG emissions and climate change impacts.

“The Carbon Accounting/Footprinting course was very informative and I would certainly recommend it to anybody within the environmental or sustainability field. I found the course very useful and applied it within a week of returning to my current role when preparing information for a client’s corporate sustainability report.”

Patrick Scragg, Environmental reporting Coordinator, Beyond Green

Course Costs

Our online course is competitively priced at AUD 950 + GST, and by completing it, you'll receive a certificate of completion that you can showcase to potential employers or add to your resume.

This course is relevant to those who:

  • Have a requirement (responsibility) to measure, monitor and report the greenhouse gas (carbon) emissions for their organisation
  • Are assessing the direct or indirect impact of carbon pricing (tax) on their organisation
  • Using or evaluating carbon accounting software but don’t understand the why, how and so what of its use as a business intelligence tool
  • Are pursuing a reduction in greenhouse gas (carbon) emissions for corporate social responsibility objectives, triple/quadruple bottom line reporting or compliance purposes

By the end of this course, you will have a deep understanding of GHG accounting fundamentals and how to apply them to your organization's specific needs. You will be equipped to identify key areas for emissions reduction, develop strategies to achieve sustainability goals and manage carbon emissions effectively.

Start learning today and become a leader in managing GHG emissions and addressing the impact of climate change on your organization. Register for our GHG Accounting course now and take the first step towards a more sustainable future for your company.

Greenhouse and Energy Auditor

Course Program

Face to Face Classroom mode length: 2 Days,
Online mode length: 4 x weekly sessions of 1.5 hours

The Course Covers the Following Content over 4 x Weekly Sessions of 1.5 hours


  • Ecological footprinting v. Carbon footprinting
  • Why footprint – how did we get here?
  • Standards
  • Terminology
  • Baseline and adjustments


  • Boundaries
  • Emissions Legislation & Regulations
  • NGERs*, EEO & Clean Energy Legislation
  • GHG Scopes
  • Introduction to Emissions factors


  • Emissions factors in detail
  • National Accounts Factors
  • Measurement, Data Management & Reporting Tools
  • Sector specific, cross sector, DIY, Commerical


  • Data collection – techniques & practices
  • Capturing and managing data in the workplace
  • Monitoring
  • Uncertainty and Confidence Intervals

*NGERs covered generally, not to auditor level (for NGERs Audit Compliance Training click here)

Students undertaking the course receive:

  • A structured program of delivery that meets strict accredited workforce training standards
  • A learner guide complete with course materials case studies, toolkits & assessment tasks
  • Classroom facilitation from industry experienced instructors
  • Free access to a commercial grade carbon accounting tool for the duration of the course

* Eligibility subject to successfully completing the assessment requirements of the course


Course Pre-requisites: None

This course is currently run on demand for face to face, online dates as shown. There are no prerequisites required to take this course, so anyone can enrol and start learning today. Whether you're a student, a professional, or simply someone interested in sustainability, this course is for you.

To sign up, simply enrol using the link below, send a request to Bill McGhie at or give him a call at 0408 207 820. We encourage you to also read our FAQ section to learn more about the course, including feed and funding and attendance and certifications.

Don't miss out on this opportunity. Sign up today and start your journey towards becoming a greenhouse gas accounting pro!

Course Costs

Total Course Cost is AUD $950 + GST for online delivery.

Carbon Training International - Carbon Accounting Course & Training is designed to help you make steady progress towards mastering the principles and practices of GHG accounting. With a focus on practical applications and real-world scenarios, you'll be equipped with the knowledge and tools needed to make a positive impact in your organization and beyond.

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