Global Certification Levels
GT-Active is a GSTC (Global Sustainable Tourism Council) recognised standard and also includes the standards and principals of ISO14001, ISO26000 and ISO17065.
Our leading certifications include global standards including:
GSTC – Global Sustainable Tourism Council Criteria
ISO 14001 – Environmental management Standard
ISO 26000 – Corporate Social Responsibility Standard
ISO 17065 – Products, services and processes Standard
Green Initiate Certified Members
Green Initiate Certified Members need to achieve a 30% pass rate from questions covering sustainable practices such as re-cycling, energy saving, water saving, procurement and so on.
Green Leader Certified Members
Green Leader Certified Members need to achieve a 65% pass rate from in depth questions covering between 8 to 12 sections of sustainable best practice, operations and management.
Green Champion Certified Members
Green Champion Certified Members need to achieve a 80% pass rate from in depth questions covering between 8 to 12 sections of sustainable best practice, operations, management and strategies.
Green Champion with Distinction Certified Members
Green Champion with Distinction Certified Members need to achieve a 90% pass rate from in depth questions covering 12 sections of sustainable best practice, operations, management and strategies.
Benefits of our certification
Sample of Sections Assessed Include
- Energy Use
- Water Use
- Waste Management
- Procurement and Supply Chain Management
- Staff Practices, Health & Safety
- Conservation, Culture & Heritage
- Social & Community Engagement
- Local Issues and General Sustainability Management
6 Easy To Follow Steps
Green Tourism Active (GT-Active) is a not for profit, sustainability assessment, certification and awards management company and is a Global Sustainability Tourism Council recognized standard for accommodation. Join our forward thinking globally compliant programme now.
- Green Initiate (30%+)
- Green Leader (65%+)
- Green Champion (80%+)
- Champion with Distinction (90%+)
Reporting & Benchmark
The financial benefits of becoming a GT-Active certified member and “greening” your business is substantial. We show you how to increase efficiencies and reduce costs whilst your business profits from the Green Economy grows.
Our tailored reports guide and assist you in becoming a sustainable business leader.