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Midwest Climate Fundamentals Academies (Class #1)

ACCO is offering a series of 2-day training academies in Chicago to enable attendees to earn the Certified Climate Change Professional® (CC-P®) credential.

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The Association of Climate Change Officers (ACCO) is offering a series of 2-day climate fundamentals training academies in Chicago. Held in partnership with Cook County, Metropolitan Mayors Caucus, Metropolitan Planning Council and the Greenest Region Compact, workshop participants will learn from experts about the implications of climate change with a regional focus added for Chicago and the midwest United States. Professionals from the public and private sectors, higher education and the NGO community will benefit from the classroom-style, interactive training activities. The classes are designed to provide participants with the following competencies:

This series is designed to prepare participants for the Certified Climate Change Professional® (CC-P®) exams and will satisfy half of the elective requirements.

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Registration Details

Single Class:
$295 (general) / $195 (government)

$495 (general) / $345 (government)

Series registration includes access to CC-P® exams, online study materials and application.

ACCO members get a 20% discount on registration applied automatically during registration.

A Glance at the Learning Progression and Series Structure

Class #1 (February 25-26, 2019)

Day 1: Climate Science & Vulnerability Assessment

Day 2: GHG, Energy & Water Management

Class #2 (May 21-22, 2019)

Day 3: Governance, Law & Policy

Day 4: Risk Management & Economics