Training Courses (UK)


Sustainable procurement

Thursday, 1 November 2018 - BIRMINGHAM

US$594.27

non-member US$660.30
Sustainable procurement
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How to operate successfully within a sustainable framework

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a sound knowledge of sustainability principles
  • Articulate the reasons and drivers for sustainable procurement
  • Understand how to incorporate sustainability into procurement policies and procedures
  • Promote sustainability strategies within your organisation and with your supply base

    Audience

    Is it right for me?

    There is increasing awareness of the environmental impact of the products and services that we buy, particularly in light of high-profile issues such as climate change and poor waste management.  There is also a growing realisation of both the risks and potential opportunities associated with a better understanding of the sustainability impacts of their supply chains and a desire to have a greater knowledge to influence the outcome.

    Delivered by Action Sustainability, this one-day course provides a thorough grounding in sustainability principles and explores how you can apply sustainable procedures in your day-to-day working, as well as examining how to implement wider strategies within your organisation and supply chains.  It is ideally suited to buyers and supply chain analysts seeking to expand their knowledge in this increasingly influential area.

    Programme

    What key points will the training cover?

    • Sustainability issues – the risks and opportunities from them
    • How sustainability affects procurement best practice
    • How to implement sustainable procurement policies, strategies and approaches in your organisation following ISO 20400 – the international standard for sustainable procurement
    • Sourcing from and managing your supply chains to increase their sustainability performance and achieve your sustainability objectives, targets and return on investment

    Speakers

    Action Sustainability

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    This course is delivered by Action Sustainability, experts in sustainable supply chain management that represented the UK delegation to the ISO Committee for the development of ISO 20400.

    Venue

    Thursday 1 Nov - BIRMINGHAM

    De Vere Colmore Gate
    5th & 7th Floor Colmore gate
    Colmore Row
    BIRMINGHAM
    West Midlands
    B3 2QD
    UNITED KINGDOM
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    5th & 7th Floor Colmore gate, BIRMINGHAM

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