Our Online Courses

Futurepast offers six courses on verification and validation of GHG statements that can be taken individually, or as a package for a discounted price. The courses are interactive and available 24-hours a day. In accordance with ASTM E2659-18, a certificate will be awarded for individuals who have successfully completed a course module, or a suite of course modules, and passed the exam (score a 70% or greater). Prior to starting the course, please read ISO 14064:2019 Part 3. This standard may be purchased either from your national member body or from the ISO standards store [English, French only].

  • An internet connection is required

  • Courses are available 24-hours a day and are self-paced

  • Text information is audio enhanced, and each module includes an overall exam

We Know Carbon Accounting

You will receive instruction from a leading expert. Our courses are authored by Dr. John Shideler. John provided key input to the three ISO working groups that developed ISO 14064 Parts 1 and 3, and ISO 14067. John has more than ten years’ experience as an accredited verifier and validator. He currently serves as chairman of ISO TC207 Subcommittee 4 on Environmental performance evaluation, and as a member of the ISO Technical Management Board’s Climate Change Coordination Task Force. He is the Climate Services Manager for NSF, an accredited third-party verification and validation body.

List of Courses

Below is a list of our online courses, the estimated time it will take to complete them and the price.

Course ID
Hours Price
3-001-IN Introduction to ISO 14064 Part 3, 2nd Edition 2 $99

Verification of Greenhouse Gas Statements (Reasonable Assurance)

8 $399
3-003-LA Verification of Greenhouse Gas Statements (Limited Assurance)

4 $199
3-004-VA Validation of Forecast Information in Greenhouse Gas Projects 4 $299
3-005-ME Methodologies Used in Mixed Engagements 8 $299
3-006-AB Guidance for Accrediation Body Assessors 8 $399

3-007-XT SPECIAL OFFER: All six modules - a $1694 value - at one low price!

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Stephanie S.

“The course was very detailed, and I liked the added bonus of getting to understand the intent behind the standard by someone who helped write it. I would definitely recommend this course to others.”

Sabrina W.

“The Futurepast GHG verifier training course was very informative. I feel I have a better, more thorough understanding of the standard after attending the course.”
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Bradley Fleckner

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“I was very satisfied with the Futurepast course. The content was helpful and relevant to the topic, and highly informative to the new standard.”

Nora V.

“I found the course very informative and I am confident the material will help me with my work.”

Allison B.

“It was great to have a course instructor that was incredibly knowledgeable in the standard. I would recommend this course to others who need to know the ISO 14064:2019 Part 3 standard.”

Glenn C.

“I thoroughly enjoyed the course. It was good to have John who was involved in the development of the standard clarify and explain the thinking behind the changes. I would recommend this course to others who need to understand the standard."

Jane H.

"I was satisfied with the course - John is experienced and professional and could answer all of our questions."

Anar Y.

“The course material was excellent and John was very attentive and ready to cooperate with the students on the discussion of the training topic.”

Carole K.

Futurepast made understanding ISO 14064 Part 3 so much easier and the process of carbon verification more applicable. The self-paced nature and downloadable content are great resources during the course and after. Our team will continue to turn to Futurepast for our training and certification needs.

Get Informed

Understanding the new editions of ISO GHG standards is essential for organizations, verifiers, and oversight bodies as economies transition to a low carbon future.

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