Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG)

Scope 3 Emissions in Practice (Corporates)

In Development


This is module 8b 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 covers Scope 3 emissions for corporates, detailing the 15 categories and GHG Protocol guidelines. Participants will explore industry-specific examples of data collection and calculation methodologies, and evaluate corporate disclosures. This practical session helps corporates achieve accurate and transparent reporting of their indirect emissions.

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 and Rating in Practice
Introduction to GHG Emissions
Introduction to GRI
Scenario Analysis in Practice
Scope 3 Emissions in Practice (Financial Services)
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:
- Define 15 categories of Scope 3 emissions
- Apply Scope 3 emissions calculations with a focus on selected industry with the GHG Protocol
- Evaluate the disclosure of Scope 3 emissions by corporates


- Overview of Scope 3 emissions and its 15 categories
- Introduction of GHG Protocol for Scope 3 emissions
- Example of data collection and calculations of Scope 3 emissions
- Case study – Scope 3 emissions for corporate in selected sector

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$680
Staff of Corporate Member: HK$680
Non-Member: HK$1360
Chinese Securities Association of Hong Kong (HKCSA): HK$950