At a glance
15-20 minutes online
Modern Slavery Act 2018
Available in Australian content format
Accelerated Multi-Device LearningiThis course type is designed for learners with prior knowledge, giving learners more ability to self-direct how they engage with the full course content. Using scenarios with voice-overs, tests within the course, and a ‘Learn More’ option, learners can engage the course on any smartphone, tablet, or PC.
About this course
Modern slavery, also known as contemporary slavery or neo-slavery, refers to institutional slavery that continues to exist in present day society. There will be new compliance and reporting obligations for large corporations and other entities operating in Australia. This will help companies evaluate their supply chains and ensure that no slavery has been used in producing the products they sell.
This should apply not only to goods produced in their own factories but also to their suppliers, and suppliers of their suppliers, all the way down the supply chain. Corporations and other entities who fail legislation, depending on their location and income, can face large fines and even imprisonment.
On completing this course, learners should:
- have a general understanding of modern slavery; and
- understand their compliance and reporting obligations under the legislation.
- What is modern slavery?
- What can modern slavery entail?
- What is supply chain transparency?
- Legislation around the world
- Australia’s modern slavery legislation
This Safetrac course is built in conjunction with: