Since 1975

The ECT Centre of Technology

Accredited Professional Body for Education
Engineering - Management - Finance

Circular Economy Methodology: Practical Applications

Two Day Course (Basic + Advanced)

Training 5000 individuals on 300 courses each year at 21 universities worldwide

Galileo Master Certificate & Qualifications since 1975



Past Participants:
US Department of Energy, World Bank, NATO

The George Washington University, Washington DC - one of the leading universities the ECT works with to provide courses in Engineering, Management and Finance.
SQA Qualification, EEC Awarding Body
Internationally Recognised Galileo Master Certificate


Organised by The George Washington University & the European Energy Centre (EEC)

Two-day course: Managing the commercial, policy and social dimensions of strategic planning

  • Individuals intending to learn about the Circular Economy, including meaning, benefits and application.
  • Professionals looking to deal effectively with the changing commercial, policy and social dimensions of strategic planning, budgeting, investing, and coordinating interdepartmental or intergovernmental initiatives.
  • Managers and executives wanting to improve their understanding and approach to the ever-developing Circular Economy to achieve measurable results.

Courses run on a regular basis,
George Washington University

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The George Washington University, Washington D.C.


Certificate of Participation provided.

On successful completion of this course, participants are eligible to sit the Exam for the:



Galileo Master Certificate (GMC)

The internationally recognised Galileo Master Certificate (GMC) has been achieved by participants worldwide for over 40 years, from organisations such as Coca Cola, Mitsubishi, United Nations UNDP, Siemens, Cambridge University, Oxfam GB, Tesco, the Royal Air Force, Ferrero, Honeywell and many more.


1000 USD 795 USD

Course + Certificate of Participation + Exam for Galileo Master Certificate
(a saving of 205 USD)

Part-funding may be available, enquire by completing the form

The ECT runs courses in Engineering, Management and Finance across the USA

I liked the practical examples that the Professor gave from implementing his own projects. This provided a better perspective and understanding on the importance of training at all levels”

Organization of American States – Carolina Peña-Alarcón

  • Background
  • De-Mystifying the meaning of the Circular Economy
  • Objectives and benefits of a Circular Economy
  • The Role of the Corporate Sustainability Officer in Facilitating The Circular Economy and Advising on Strategic Growth
  • Natural Ecosystems/Natural Resource Efficiency
  • Improvement of Supply Chain Operations (multi-firm & international)
  • Product Design, Remanufacturing, Reuse, and Waste Recycling
  • Applications of Circular Economy methodology
  • Regulation and Finance
  • Market Opportunities and Compliance Requirements
  • Practical Implementation of the Circular Economy methodology
  • Lecturer 1
  • Served as Deputy Administrator for Finance and Environment of the Federal Energy Administration; Finance Advisory Board of the Environmental Protection Agency; White House staff assistant; and in the Office of the Secretary of Defense, U.S. Department of Defense.
  • Served on joint program of the Environmental Law Institute on “The Circular Economy: Practical Commercial and Legal Considerations.
  • Served as chairman of the National Council for Public-Private Partnerships; Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Structured Finance.
  • Lecturer 2
  • Former Federal Environmental Executive in the White House Council on Environmental Quality, and therefore able to provide an informed perspective on the direction of the upcoming new administration.
  • Former Senior Vice President for Sustainability at Veolia North America, responsible for ensuring Circular Economy could be a practical business proposition.
  • Current advisory board member of the George Washington University Environmental and Energy Management Institute, in the School of Engineering and Applied Science.

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