Course at a glance
- 10 mins
About the course
Modern slavery is a serious and brutal crime in which people are treated as commodities and exploited for criminal gain.
It’s an international problem, and due to the nature of the crime, the true extent is unknown. What we do know is that it’s a growing issue, affecting men, women and children.
This course is designed to help you understand what modern slavery is, who is affected, and what you should do if you spot the signs.
What is modern slavery? - Modern slavery is an international crime, affecting an estimated 29.8 million people around the world.
Who is affected? - Because modern slavery takes various forms, it affects males and females of all ages and races.
How to spot the signs - Victims of modern slavery may be unwilling to come forward to law enforcement because they might not see themselves as victims, or they might fear further reprisals from their abusers.
Reporting suspicions - If you suspect modern slavery is happening near you, you can report it in a number of ways.
Who is it for?
This course is designed to raise the awareness of the global problem that is modern slavery and is targeted at all employees, regardless of position.
The interactive course includes animated explainer videos, characterful voice-over and easy to read slides. At the end of the course, you’ll find a short quiz. It’s designed to help you understand the key insights and takeaways from the topic.