There are approximately eight hours of training material that covers

  1. The need for a top-level management involvement
  2. Examples of social responsibility failures
  3. The importance of supplier and employee standards of conduct
  4. Examples of strong and weak supplier codes
  5. External requirements such as California's Transparency in Supply Chains Act and the Conflict Minerals portion of the Dodd-Frank Act
  6. How and when to audit suppliers
  7. Building Social Responsibility into your supplier selection scorecard 

This material is incorporated into Next Level Purchasing's online course Exemplary Supply Chain Social Responsibility.