Course description

The certificate program in Sustainable Business Leadership will provide you with the knowledge, tools, and techniques you need to thrive as a leader in today's economy. You will learn how to make the business case for sustainability and come away with strategies and tactics that you can use to begin applying the principles of sustainability to your company immediately.

Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive an official Saint Louis University certificate of completion and digital badge. You may also qualify for 3 continuing education units (CEUs).

Scholarships and volume discounts are available. Please contact us for more information.

Kevin Wilhelm

Kevin Wilhelm

CEO, Sustainable Business Consulting

Kevin Wilhelm is the CEO of Sustainable Business Consulting and is one of the world’s pre-eminent business consultants and teachers in the field of sustainability.

Kevin has worked with 105+ businesses ranging across 37 different industries, helping firms realize business value through the integration of sustainability. Some of his firm’s clients include Nordstrom, REI, Amazon, Expedia, Alaska Airlines, The North Face, Redbox, and Real Networks.
Kevin is a thought leader in this field, having taught at over 10 different Universities and written three acclaimed books on sustainability and business including, Introduction to Sustainable Business, Return on Sustainability, and Making Sustainability Stick, the latter two of which are used in Sustainable Business Leadership course.

David Webb

Course Administrator

David Webb, is the director of the Emerson Leadership Institute and instructor of sustainability and business at Saint Louis University and Washington University in St. Louis.  

David is the primary course administrator for programs offered through the Emerson Leadership Institute's online training center He is your point of contact for questions about course content or technology.

Course Includes

10 Videos

22 Quizzes

55 Texts


30.0 hrs

Course Curriculum