• Why join the course?

    In November 2018, the Australian Federal Government passed the Modern Slavery Act into law. As a procurement professional, now is the time to learn how to mitigate the risk of modern slavery practices in your supply chain. In this online short course, you’ll learn the different forms of modern slavery around the world and how it impacts supply chains in Australia. Understand the latest Commonwealth and NSW acts, what they mean for your organisation, and the penalties for non-compliance. Most importantly, you’ll delve into the ways to keep your supply chain slavery free, which ultimately protects your whole organisation.

  • Who is the course for?

    This online course is designed for procurement and supply chain professionals at any level. It is ideal for those in roles that have exposure to procuring goods and services, both in the public and private sectors.

  • 100% online + 24/7 unlimited access

    Study when you want, where you want, to get the most from your learning. This online course is delivered in 8 modules (3 hours total). With 24/7 unlimited access, you can watch the videos as many times as you need. This short course is non-accredited and there is no assessment. You will receive a certificate of completion once you have viewed all content.

Don’t learn your lessons the hard way! Join this 100% online short course to safeguard your supply chain and organisation from the risks of modern slavery.

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What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you’ll be better able to:

  • Understand the types of modern slavery around the world, with examples
  • Identify the major risk areas and products globally
  • Understand the recent modern slavery legislation introduced in Australia 
  • Know what’s required to comply with legalisation, and penalties for non-compliance
  • Identify ways to minimise modern slavery in the supply chain
  • Understand the role of buyers and procurement in safeguarding supply chains from modern slavery

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Learn from expert practitioners

  • Michael  Young

    Procurement and Contracting Facilitator

    Michael Young

    Michael Young is a leading advisor with over 20 years experience working with federal, state and local government in procurement and contract management and related fields. He has published over 60 papers and book chapters and has authored and edited 5 books. He is a sought after speaker and presenter, having delivered keynote presentations in over 20 countries. Michael has been actively involved in the development of standards both in Australia and internationally, where he is currently working with the International Standards Organisation (ISO). He is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply, and holds numerous qualifications, including a Masters of Business Administration and an Advanced Diploma of Government (Strategic Procurement). He is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management, the Australian Institute of Project Management, the UK Association of Project Management and the Australian Computer Society.

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