The easiest way of knowing whether or not the company you're working for is properly implementing sustainable practices is by knowing something regarding sustainability yourself. GreenIT and Gatlin International worked together in order to create a comprehensive online training certification program on Sustainable Information and Communications Technology
(ICT). The course itself provides the necessary knowledge for individuals to become Green IT certified. In the coming years, IT and ICT will be the driving forces shaping social, economic and political lifestyles worldwide, and thus increasing the need for Green IT certification.
However, is certification necessary or is it possible to gain the required knowledge throughout years of experience? How great of a benefit would it really provide to the individual?