ISO 26000 Lead Implementer

  • 4.8(45,369 Rating)

Course Overview

ISO 26000 Lead Implementer training enables you to develop the necessary expertise to support an organization in contributing to sustainable development based on ISO 26000. During this training course, you will also gain a thorough understanding of the core subjects, principles and practices of Social Responsibility and be able to effectively apply them in an organization in order to improve its Social Responsibility performance, engagement and credibility.

After mastering all the necessary concepts of Social Responsibility, you can sit for the exam and apply for a “PECB Certified ISO 26000 Lead Implementer” credential. By holding a PECB Lead Implementer Certificate, you will be able to demonstrate that you have the practical knowledge and professional capabilities to integrate and promote the practices of ISO 26000 in an organization.

Learning objectives

  • Understand the concepts, terms and definitions of ISO 26000, which are necessary to ensure an organization’s contribution to sustainable development
  • Master the core subjects of Social Responsibility in order to identify relevant issues and set objectives
  • Learn how to interpret the fundamental principles and practices of Social Responsibility
  • Acquire the expertise to advise an organization in integrating Social Responsibility behavior based on ISO 26000 guidelines

Educational approach

  • This training is based on both theory and best practices used in the integration of Social Responsibility behavior in an organization
  • Lecture sessions are illustrated with examples based on case studies
  • Practical exercises are based on a case study which includes role playing and discussions
  • Practice tests are similar to the Certification Exam


A fundamental understanding of ISO 26000 and comprehensive knowledge of Social Responsibility issues and concerns.

Target Audiance

  • Managers or consultants concerned with and committed to Social Responsibility
  • Expert advisors seeking to support organizations in contributing to sustainable development and encourage them to go beyond legal compliance
  • Individuals responsible for integrating and promoting Social Responsibility behavior within an organization
  • Individuals seeking to gain skillful knowledge of the key principles and practices of Social Responsibility

Schedule Dates

ISO 26000 Lead Implementer
18 March 2024 - 22 March 2024
ISO 26000 Lead Implementer
24 June 2024 - 28 June 2024
ISO 26000 Lead Implementer
30 September 2024 - 04 October 2024
ISO 26000 Lead Implementer
30 December 2024 - 03 January 2025

Course Content

  • Introduction to Social Responsibility concepts as defined in ISO 26000

  • Principles and practices of Social Responsibility

  • Core subjects of Social Responsibility

  • Integration of Social Responsibility behavior within an organization

  • Certification Exam


ISO 26000 Lead Implementer is a certification program designed to equip individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to lead the implementation of social responsibility practices within organizations based on the ISO 26000 standard. This certification focuses on providing comprehensive guidance on planning, implementing, managing, and evaluating social responsibility initiatives to promote ethical behavior, community engagement, and sustainable development.

The ISO 26000 Lead Implementer certification is intended for professionals responsible for leading the implementation of social responsibility practices within organizations, including CSR managers, sustainability managers, consultants, project managers, and individuals involved in CSR, sustainability, ethics, or organizational governance roles.

Obtaining ISO 26000 Lead Implementer certification offers several benefits, including advanced knowledge and skills in implementing social responsibility practices, ability to effectively lead implementation projects, enhanced understanding of ISO 26000 guidance, improved organizational reputation and stakeholder relations, increased credibility in CSR and sustainability fields, and potential career advancement opportunities in CSR management, sustainability strategy, and related roles.

To prepare for the ISO 26000 Lead Implementer certification exam, individuals can enroll in training courses offered by accredited training providers. These courses cover key aspects of implementing social responsibility practices, including planning, implementation, evaluation, and communication, as well as the requirements of the ISO 26000 standard and relevant implementation strategies and techniques. Additionally, studying the standard itself, reviewing case studies and examples of social responsibility initiatives, and practicing with sample exam questions can further enhance readiness for the certification exam.

Start learning with 15.8k students around the world.
  • 3.3k
  • 100+
    Certified Instructors
  • 99.9%
    Success Rate
Open chat
How Can We Help You?