Employment Law/Modern Slavery Act


Course Overview

The Modern Slavery Act came into Force in 2015. This session gives an overview of the Act; focusing on the impact on supply chains and the role of Procurement and actions required to support the organisation.

This session will provide guests with a general overview of the main areas of law, both collective and individual considering the impact of the Modern Slavery Act. It is suitable for all employees working in Procurement and Human Resource roles.

The masterclass will involve group based delivery, discussion and activity. It will provide guests with a general overview of the main areas of law, both collective and individual considering the impact of the Modern Slavery Act. Equality and Diversity will be one of the themes introduced in this masterclass.

This masterclass is open to Lancashire-based SMEs in the Advanced Engineering and Manufacturing sector.

This event is presented by the EnginE project, funded by the European Social Fund, and will give attendees the opportunity to register for workforce development support and access to funded training opportunities. Further details are available here: https://www.lancaster.ac.uk/lums/business/sme-programmes/engine/

EnginE has been co-designed by Higher Education, Further Education and industry representative partners, including Lancaster University, Blackpool & Fylde College, Blackburn College and Northern Automotive Alliance

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