Effective LCA with SimaPro

This two-day training provides you with a good understanding of the LCA methodology as well as how to carry out an LCA study using SimaPro 8. During the training, you will analyse and compare two complete product environmental footprints. After this training, you will have the skills to conduct your own LCA studies independently.If you want to learn on a more advanced level, please check the 3-day training on the calendar.


LCA methodology  

  • Goal and scope definition: you will learn to define the objectives and scope of your study and understand the implications of your methodological choices.
  • Inventory analysis: you will understand the difference between process and input-output data, learn about various data sources and get tips on how to effectively collect data.
  • Impact Assessment: you will get insight into the four different steps of impact assessment, what each step allows you to do in terms of decision-making and learn how to select the most appropriate method.
  • Interpretation: you will learn how to check if your conclusions are valid and robust by applying a number of recommended interpretation steps.


SimaPro practice

  • Goal and scope definition: you will learn how to model multi-output processes and different end of life recovery approaches in SimaPro.
  • Inventory analysis: you will learn how to model your life cycle effectively in SimaPro as well as how you can adapt secondary data to fit your purposes.
  • Impact Assessment: you will learn how to get more from an impact assessment method in SimaPro and how to select a default method for your calculations.
  • Interpretation: you will learn how to use all of the interpretation features in SimaPro to help you achieve your study objectives.



10 Hours Support with your First LCA Study

After you finished our SimaPro course we can help you getting started with your first LCA study.An experienced LCA Consultant can help you to:
  • Define your Goal and Scope
  • Review your modelling
  • Make an interpretation of your results
Support will be given via Email, Skype, Telephone or Webinars.


If you register with 2 or more persons you will receive a 10% discount.

After registration, you have the option to pay online via credit card. If you do not do this, you will receive an invoice. Registrations made through our web site are definitive unless cancelled in writing. Payments must be made before the training starts. If we do not receive your payment in time, we are entitled to cancel your registration. Note that no payment does not equal cancellation.


If you register with 2 or more persons you will get a 10% discount.
Total costs


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