Sports sector: modern slavery training online programme

About this course

This training and support programme will help you de-risk your supply chain from modern slavery without extensive costs.


  • Online only
  • All Levels
  • Modules: 6
  • Study: 2 hours per week
  • Duration: 6 weeks
  • from £1,400 (ex VAT)


  • Self-paced learning
  • Comprehensive lecture and reading materials with continued access
  • Real-life case studies
  • Continued access to reading lists and materials
  • 1-2-1 tutor access
  • END slavery Workbook, checklists and templates
  • IEMA CPD certificate
30 September 2020

£1,1 00 (ex VAT).Cost of the programme- we are extending a special offer for the next programme for the first 6 participants to sign up by end of July 2020

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Who's it suitable for?

Everyone. This course is a great introduction to anyone wanting to know more about the topic.

C-suite and directors. From HR and finance directors to CEOs, make sure your legal responsibilities are covered.

Managers. Compliance officers, sustainability specialists to procurement and buyers, this course is a perfect level for you.

Accademics. Lecturers and students – get in touch for a discounted options

Safe gaurding officers. Idea for your sports sector safe guarding officer

Learning outcomes

01. Ability to identify what modern slavery is and understand the legal requirements of the Modern Slavery Act (section 54)

02. Describe the legislative framework and how to identify, investigate and navigate modern slavery risks and impacts with reference to the company’s procedures

03. Identify actions that can be taken with reference to key roles such as procurement, HR and marketing

04. The importance of feedback and complaints mechanisms as a means of verifying and tracking performance

05. Understand how each role has a different role to play to monitor and implement the requirements of a programme to combat moderns slavery

"The teaching from Colleen Theron lent itself well to the online format and the pacing and discussion approach allowed for development of key themes" - Tim Greenwell, Chief Legal and Risk Officer, Southampton FC


The sports sector is high profile. Headlines make front page news, and negative as well as positive stories go viral in a heartbeat. Modern slavery is a global phenomenon: more than 40 million people in every country in the world are enslaved, exploited or trafficked. Sport is no exception.

How is the programme delivered?

The programme is delivered through a series of live , on line classroom training sessions, facilitated by Colleen Theron , as part of a small group of participants to maximise shared learning practices and who you will be able to network with over the course of 6 weeks.


Discounts are available for individuals, Sedex members and NGOs of up to 20%

Special Offer – free access to a participant if our ethics and compliance support package is subscribed to

We provide free access to this course  if our Ethics and Compliance support package is also subscribed too.


Why study with Ardea?

Doing the course will make you both more confident when talking about modern slavery and human rights and give you a deeper understanding of how to identify and manage the risk of modern slavery in your Clubs, affiliated academies and associated charitable organisations.

You’ll learn the theory, see real-life case studies and get to grips with the legal parameters and how to apply them within your organisational setting.

Come away with strategies to ensure what you’ve studied has a lasting impact.


Discounts are available for individuals, Sedex members and NGOs of up to 20%

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