Training Courses (UK)


Modern slavery awareness

Tuesday, 30 June 2020 - LONDON


non-member £540
Modern slavery awareness
Booking ends: 23 Jun 2020

How to spot the potentials signs of slavery and what to do if you suspect that slavery may be occurring within your supply chain


By the end of this course, you will be able to:
• Understand the importance of recognising slavery within your supply chain
• Recognise the different types of slavery and the signs that slavery may be present
• Map your supply chain and explore ways of creating transparency 
• Carry out an impact assessment across your supply chains
• Use tools and techniques to help prevent slavery


Please note: price above includes any early bird discount (if applied).
Contact for specific closing dates for early bird booking.


This is a two-day course.


If you require accommodation for the night prior to this training course, please contact the CIPS Accommodation Service on +44 (0) 1780 484052 or email


    Is it right for me?


    The increase in global sourcing opportunities has highlighted some serious issues in procurement practices, in particular the occurrence in the supply chain, unwittingly or otherwise, of modern day slavery. From every perspective – reputational, financial and ethical – this is not acceptable.  This two-day course has been designed for anyone who has a need to understand and/or manage supply chains of any size and wants to make a real difference in our modern world.


    What key points will the training cover?


    • Different forms of slavery
    • How does slavery occur and how the world is responding
    • Types of supply chains and how to create transparency within them
    • Use of Blockchain as a technique for creating visibility in your supply chain
    • Impact assessments
    • Use of supplier on-boarding processes including codes of conduct
    • Stakeholder management including building rapport and relationships
    • Relevant contractual clauses
    • Effectively managing exit strategies and contract terminations
    • Managing communications and Public Relations challenges


    Course fee includes:

    • Lunch
    • Refreshments
    • Course materials


    CIPS Direct Associates

    CIPS Direct Associates are appointed for their extensive knowledge and experience in the procurement and supply sector.  The tutor for this course has been specially selected for their particular skills and expertise in the subject area.  This is a crucial part of CIPS' ongoing commitment to ensure all of our delegates have a high-quality, informative and enjoyable learning experience.


    Tuesday 30 Jun - LONDON

    Novotel London Wembley
    5 Olympic Way
    HA9 0NP
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    10 and 11 November 2020

    5th and 7th Floor Colmore Gate, BIRMINGHAM

    30 June and 01 July 2020

    5 Olympic Way, LONDON

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