Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG)

Scenario Analysis in Practice

In Development


This is Module 7 of the Sustainability Excellence for Talent Certification Programme (SET), which aims to provide learners with comprehensive knowledge on topics such as sustainability reporting frameworks, ESG ratings, climate risks, and net zero.

This module offers a practical guide to conducting scenario analysis, covering key steps and considerations. Participants will learn about science-based models and frameworks like IPCC and IEA, and how to use data sources to quantify impacts. Through examples, this module demonstrates how scenario analysis can inform strategic decision-making and assess future climate-related risks and opportunities.

Check out the other modules in the Programme:
Introduction to IFRS S1 and S2
Introduction to HKEX Listing Rule – ESG Code
Climate Risk Management in Practice
ESG Data & Rating in Practice
Introduction to GHG Emissions
Introduction to GRI
Scope 3 Emissions in Practice (Financial Services) or Scope 3 Emissions in Practice (Corporates)
Science-based Target Setting in Practice (Financial Services) or Science-based Target Setting in Practice (Corporates)


On completion of this eCourse, you will be able to:
- Apply the step-by-step concept in conducting a scenario analysis
- Evaluate science-based models and scenario frameworks
- Incorporate potential data sources and quantify impact with the use of scenario analysis


- Overview of key steps to scenario analysis
- Introduction of science-based model and international frameworks (e.g. IPCC, IEA, NGFS)
- Key considerations when conducting scenario analysis ​
- Example illustration of use of data sources and impact quantification

Who should attend

This course is primarily targeted at corporate sustainability officers, compliance officers, risk managers, operating managers, senior management of business entities, and those who are interested in this topic.


Relevant Subject
Type 1 - Dealing in securities
Type 2 - Dealing in futures contracts
Type 3 - Leveraged foreign exchange trading
Type 4 - Advising on securities
Type 5 - Advising on futures contracts
In Development
SFC:1.50, PWMA:1.50
All Member: HK$580
Staff of Corporate Member: HK$580
Non-Member: HK$1160
Chinese Securities Association of Hong Kong (HKCSA): HK$810