Social Responsibility Manager

What does the course involve?

Length (online)

Material and exam language

Your time investment

Learning content


Certification levels

Learning outcomes


Who is the course for?

Especially for

Managers of companies/organisations

Governmental, non-governmental and other important decision-making bodies 

Society in general 

Recommended prerequisites

Why should I take this course?

Are you a lifelong learner? If so, you can upgrade your competences with this ECQA Certified Social Responsibility Manager course.

Our online training programme answers the following questions:

The seminar offers additional practical and theoretical exercises at the end of each module.

You can obtain the ECQA (European Certification and Qualification) certificate.  

"Become a real leader, one with a holistic view of the company, its stakeholders and environment."

How is training delivered?

Live training is regularly performed in Ljubljana, Slovenia, CPU-GZS (National Chamber of Commerce). For other locations, please contact us.

See more info here (in Slovenian language).


Online training is a six-week course, available from anywhere. Depending on your previous knowledge, you will have to invest 6–8 hours per learning element. There are 15 learning elements. 

Not sure if online learning is right for you?

If you're not sure if online learning is right for you, please check the details about e-learning platform and process.

Still not sure? Check out the e-learning platform preview.

Technical requirements


Any modern computer, tablet or smartphone is appropriate (for studying). The participant needs a web browser and internet connection. For assignment preparation, the Office software package (text editor and spreadsheet editor) is required. For tutor support, a headset is required.

The online study starts the day after the application and settling the invoice.

Online exam

Any computer (Windows, Mac) with a webcam, microphone and latest webcam drivers. Please check the minimum system requirements.

Course outline

Understanding social responsibility

Core subjects of social responsibility

Process for SR management

View detailed course content and e-learning catalogue

Infografik Social Responsibility

1. Registration

Choose the package and apply for online training. 

After registration, please wait for the invoice.

2. Prices and payment

On-line learning with tutor support


Access extension (after access expires)

If you don't complete the course in six weeks, you can always extend your access:

Accepted payment methods

+ transfer fees: Bank transfer: 0€, credit card and Paypal +30€ 

3. Access to online classroom

After payment, your e-learning account will be activated. You will also receive information on how to access learning materials and assignments

4. Exam and certification


The examination is limited to three hours

After the exam you will receive your ECQA certificate. 

What do you get with a certificate?

Once you have obtained your certificate after successfully completing the exam, you will be able to make easier, better decisions to carry out activities related to corporate social responsibility.

The certificate also raises your value in the labour market. Getting a certificate is optional, for those who want more.

Examination and certification FAQ >>

More about ECQA >>

Online expert

Dr Tomislav Rozman, OCEB certificate, Certified ECQA ECBPM trainer

Frequently asked questions

How much time do I need to dedicate to the course?
It depends on your background. On average, 6–8 hours are needed to finish one learning element (of a total of 15), slightly more if you decide to finish the practical assignments. 

What kind of questions can I expect in the ECQA exam?
Examples of multiple-choice questions in each lesson gives you a good insight into the exam questions.

Can I download and print the materials for later use?
Of course, the materials are available in PDF format too.

How long do I have access to the e-learning platform?
Six weeks after registration.

Is it possible to extend access after the expiry date?
Yes, extension of access is possible. The extension fee is 50€/month.

How does online mentoring work?
On demand. The participant prepares questions and issues, and informs the mentor. Afterwards, a online session (e.g. using Skype) is held.  

What if I fail the ECQA exam?
Please check the Examination and certification FAQ >>.  

Statistics and participant testimonials


Since 2013 over 250 participants in the EU and and further afield have attended this course.

Participant locations

Participants of our online course have come from: Germany, Slovenia, Austria, Greece, Hungary.


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