Programmes and Tools
Find out more about the programmes and tools available to help you understand your environmental and social impact. These can be used by every business — whether or not they are B Corps.
The B Impact Assessment
What is it? The free B Impact Assessment enables companies to measure, manage, and improve their impact by answering a series of questions about business practices and outputs.
Who is it for? Any for-profit company — in fact, the B Impact Assessment is already used by more than 150,000 businesses. You don’t have to be a B Corp to use this free and confidential tool, nor do you have to be a C-suite executive or seasoned sustainability professional.
How do I get started? Visit the B Impact Assessment page for a more in-depth understanding of the tool or head straight to the BIA to get started.
SDG Action Manager
What is it? Developed by B Lab and the United Nations Global Compact, the SDG Action Manager is a free self-assessment that helps all businesses understand their contribution toward facilitating the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and plan for improvements.
Who is it for? Every business, big or small, with an ambition to understand and manage their performance on the SDGs. You do not have to be a B Corporation.
How do I get started? Register or sign in to the SDG Action Manager here, or for a more in-depth understanding of the tool, visit the SDG Action Manager page using the link below.
The Knowledge Base
The Knowledge Base is B Lab’s proprietary search engine for all things related to becoming or being a Certified B Corporation, as well as using the B Impact Assessment or SDG Action Manager. Anyone can search the Knowledge Base for in-depth articles and guides about using these tools.
A training programme designed by B Lab UK that equips sustainability professionals with the tools and knowledge to support businesses through the B Corp Certification process.
Becoming a B Leader - what's included in the programme?
1. Six half-day training programme: Learn all about the B Corp certification, find out what companies need to do to certify and how to expertly guide them through the process.
2. Access to helpful resources: The B Leaders Resource Portal hosts all of the B Leaders programme material, as well as an exclusive growing library of helpful presentations and training videos.
3. Join a community of trained professionals: Each programme sees the community of B Leaders grow. On completing the course, B Leaders can connect with and learn from a network of experienced individuals who are passionate about using business as a force for good.