ISO 26000: Mastering Social Responsibility Standards Training Course

Derived from: British Standards Institution (BSI)'s Understanding ISO 26000

ISO 26000: Mastering Social Responsibility Standards Training Course Overview:

In the era of globalized business, mastering social responsibility is more crucial than ever. The "ISO 26000: Mastering Social Responsibility Standards Training Course" offers a comprehensive dive into the ISO 26000 standards. Participants will grasp the essence of organizational governance in ISO 26000, delve into the nuances of human rights, labor practices, and environmental responsibility, and much more. The training also touches on the cultural differences in social responsibility and the implications of the standards on trade. Learn from real-world case studies, understand the relationship between ISO 26000 and other entities like the UN Global Compact, and gain insights from a Brazilian perspective on implementation. This course is a definitive guide for mastering ISO 26000 for business ethics.


Target Audience:

  • CSR Managers and Executives
  • HR Professionals
  • Environmental Compliance Officers
  • Supply Chain Managers
  • Quality Assurance Managers
  • Professionals involved in stakeholder engagement
  • Management Consultants


Targeted Organizational Departments:

  • Human Resources
  • Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
  • Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS)
  • Quality Assurance
  • Procurement and Supply Chain Management


Targeted Industries:

  • Manufacturing
  • Energy and Utilities
  • Retail
  • Healthcare
  • Telecommunications


Course Offerings:

Participants will acquire skills and knowledge in:

  • A deep understanding of ISO 26000 standards and guidelines.
  • Practical strategies for implementing ISO 26000 in commercial organizations.
  • Knowledge of the role of standards and the state in ISO 26000.
  • Insights into the sphere of influence in ISO 26000.
  • A comparative study of ISO 26000 and other standards like UN Global Compact.


Training Methodology:

Our training methodology for "ISO 26000: Mastering Social Responsibility Standards" is uniquely curated to ensure an engaging, comprehensive learning experience. The course integrates lectures with interactive sessions, real-world ISO 26000 case studies, group discussions, and feedback sessions. Participants will benefit from hands-on experiences, peer interactions, and insights from experts who've implemented ISO 26000 in commercial organizations globally.


Course Toolbox:

  • ISO 26000 Official Handbook
  • Case Study Compilations
  • Interactive e-Learning Modules on Organizational Governance and Stakeholder Engagement
  • Templates for ISO 26000 Implementation
  • Checklist for Compliance
  • Online Resources and Further Reading Materials


Course Agenda:

Day 1: Foundations of ISO 26000

  • Topic 1: Introduction to ISO 26000 and Its Importance
  • Topic 2: Deep Dive: Organizational Governance in ISO 26000
  • Topic 3: Embracing Human Rights and Social Responsibility
  • Topic 4: Exploring Labour Practices Under ISO 26000
  • Topic 5: Environment and Responsibility: The ISO 26000 Perspective
  • Reflection & Review: Discussions and feedback on the day's topics, clarifying doubts, and sharing perspectives.


Day 2: Consumer and Community Engagement

  • Topic 1: Consumer Issues in ISO 26000: Ensuring Ethical Practices
  • Topic 2: Understanding International Norms in ISO 26000
  • Topic 3: Engaging Stakeholders: The ISO 26000 Way
  • Topic 4: ISO 26000: For Companies or For Communities?
  • Topic 5: Integration and Practicality: Experiences at Aggregate Industries UK
  • Reflection & Review: Analyzing key takeaways, group discussions, and highlighting best practices.


Day 3: Implementing ISO 26000

  • Topic 1: ISO 26000 Implementation: A Holistic Overview
  • Topic 2: Real-world Insights: ISO 26000 Implementation – A Brazilian Perspective
  • Topic 3: Trade Implications and ISO 26000
  • Topic 4: Cultural Differences and Their Role in Social Responsibility
  • Topic 5: Unraveling the Role of Standards and the State in ISO 26000
  • Reflection & Review: Assessing the challenges and successes in implementation and planning for next steps.


Day 4: Deepening Understanding & Broadening Scope

  • Topic 1: Grasping the ‘Sphere of Influence’ in ISO 26000
  • Topic 2: ISO 26000 and UN Global Compact: How Do They Connect?
  • Topic 3: ISO 26000 and the Global Reporting Initiative: A Comparative Study
  • Topic 4: Mastering the Art of Stakeholder Engagement
  • Topic 5: Case Study Discussions and Real-world Scenarios
  • Reflection & Review: Sharing experiences, discussing case studies, and ensuring a holistic understanding.


Day 5: Advanced Topics and Conclusion

  • Topic 1: Best Practices for ISO 26000 Implementation
  • Topic 2: Addressing Challenges in Implementing ISO 26000
  • Topic 3: The Future of Social Responsibility and ISO 26000
  • Topic 4: Incorporating Feedback and Ensuring Continuous Improvement
  • Topic 5: Reflection, Q&A, and Closing Thoughts on ISO 26000
  • Reflection & Review: Gathering final thoughts, addressing any remaining queries, and discussing the way forward with ISO 26000.


How This Course is Different from Other Social Responsibility Courses:

"ISO 26000: Mastering Social Responsibility Standards Training Course" stands out because of its holistic, practical approach. While many courses offer a theoretical perspective, ours delves into real-world case studies, insights from global implementations, and hands-on tools and techniques. Our course dives deep into the relationship between ISO 26000 and other significant entities like the UN Global Compact, offering a rounded understanding. With a focus on mastering ISO 26000 for business ethics and addressing cultural nuances, this course offers unmatched value.

credits: 5 credit per day

Course Mode: full-time

Provider: Agile Leaders Training Center