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Learn about the purpose and requirements of SA8000:2014 and prepare for other social systems-based training courses.

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This foundation course is an introduction to SA8000:2014. It is aimed at individuals involved in the development, implementation and management of a social system.

After completing this course, learners will be able to:

  • Describe the potential range of social issues that face organizations and auditors
  • Describe the purpose of a management system
  • Explain the purpose and content of SA8000 and its interrelationship with other standards

Course content

This course covers the following topics:

  • Background to social accountability
  • Introduction to SA8000:2014, general and technical requirements
  • Interpretation of SA 8000 social issues
  • Management system requirements

Completion criteria

Learners are required to complete the entire course and demonstrate acceptable performance in indicated areas. Upon successful completion, learners will be issued with a certificate of completion.

Contact us to find out more about our SA8000:2014 foundation training course.