Introduction to sustainability

E-learning - Introduction to sustainability

Ramboll’s e-learning Introduction to sustainability gives you an introduction to the three dimensions of sustainable development and contributes to creating commitment and curiosity for sustainability issues! 

The e-learning covers all three dimensions of sustainable development, with an extra focus on ecological sustainability including global and local environmental issues. The course material also includes current sustainability initiatives, such as Agenda 2030 and the Paris Agreement, and describes solutions suitable for both companies and private individuals.

The course gives you

After completing the training, the course participant has gained basic knowledge and understanding of what is meant by social sustainability, ecological sustainability, and economic sustainability. The course participant has also received an introduction to current sustainability challenges, solutions, and ongoing national, regional, and international sustainability initiatives. In addition, the course participant has delved into the issues of global warming, resource consumption, and chemical management.

Target group

The course is aimed at anyone who wants an introduction to sustainability and sustainable development. No previous knowledge is required.

From the course content

introduction to sustainability e-learning

  • The concept of sustainable development
  • Introduction to social sustainability
  • Introduction to financial sustainability
  • Climate change and its effects
  • Resource use and circular economy
  • Chemical pollution
  • Current sustainability initiatives


The training is carried out individually and remotely via the Internet. Course participants can pause the material at any time and continue where they left off at the next login.

Voice over covers all information included in the course.

Time required: Approximately 45 minutes + time for answering questions and reflection exercises.

The user license is valid for twelve months.


Additional module

The e-learning can also be accompanied by a separate free of charge add-on module focusing on environmental management and ISO 14001. The module is only available in either English or Swedish.

Time required: Approximately 10 minutes


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The training is available in: 

English I Swedish 

And without voice over: 

German I Polish I Traditional Chinese I Simplified Chinese 

Company-adapted e-learnings

Do you want a company-specific sustainability training? Our production team will be happy to help. Based on your needs and wishes, Ramboll’s e-learning Introduction to sustainability can also be customized for companies, for example with additions that describe sustainability management within your company and highlight your sustainability goals and policies.

Contact us and we’ll tell you more!

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Nicole Klemets

Product Owner E-learning+46 10 615 68 16Sweden
Nicole Klemets