Training of Coaches on T4SD’s VSS Expert Methodology & Tool
Welcome to the Training of Coaches on Voluntary Sustainability Standards!
This ToC is organized by GreenToCompete Hub - Caribbean, the one-stop-shop for MSMEs to build sustainable business strategies, access international markets as well as green finance providers. The GreenToCompete Hub-Caribbean is launching this year a new module on Voluntary Sustainability Standards (VSS). The module aims to capacitate MSMEs with tools to identify relevant standards required by international buyers, identify gaps in compliance with standards, implement practices to address the gaps and ultimately to obtain the necessary certificates of compliance.
This training is targeted at VSS experts and GreenToCompete Hub host institutions. Upon completion of the training, participants should be able to implement the T4SD VSS Expert Methodology with their client MSMEs.
Monday 25 October: Access to the virtual platform.
Wednesday 27 October: Session 1 – GreenToCompete Hubs, the VSS Component and the Sustainability Diagnostic Report
Friday 29 October: Session 2 – Gap Analysis and Prioritization
Monday 1 November: Session 3 – The Break-even Point Analysis
Friday 5 November: Session 4 – VSS Strategy, Communication Plan and Next StepsTuesday 9 November: The course is closed.