Life Cycle Assessment, Certificate | RWTH Aachen University | Aachen, Germany
5 days
3200 EUR/full
3200 EUR/full
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Participants learn to present and quantify process-relevant material and energy flows as input or output variables in the various life stages of the product, process or service. You will be able to apply the Life Cycle Assessment at Life Cycle Assessment tool for value added decisions for process optimization.


In order to remain competitive in the climate policy environment and to take a leading role in environmental protection, many industrial companies must take decisive action to reduce their environmental impact. In order to identify suitable activities here, a comprehensive environmental assessment is required: The Life Cycle Assessment at Life Cycle Assessment offers not only a generally accepted, but also extremely effective method.

Course Highlights

  • Different phases of the LCA and their areas of application 
  • Independent implementation of life-cycle assessments 
  •  Development of standardized methods for balancing in accordance with the DIN standard 
  • Interpretation of LCA analyzes and evaluation of potential for improvement

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • In five days of attendance, participants will learn to evaluate analysis results and evaluate potential for improvement through lectures and the independent implementation of an LCA study. 
  • Their new knowledge is complemented by a company visit and introduction to the GaBi software, including a corresponding application exercise.


Engineers and project leaders

  • from the areas of production, environmental management, research and development, 
  • strategic management
  • with at least one year of relevant work experience

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 5 days

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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

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Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3200 EUR/full
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    Based on the tuition of 3200 EUR for the full programme during 5 days.
  • EU/EEA

    3200 EUR/full
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    Based on the tuition of 3200 EUR for the full programme during 5 days.

Living costs for Aachen

813 - 1131 EUR /month
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