Embedding Business Ethics: effective ethics programmes
This online training course is essential for those who wish to know how to operate an effective business ethics programme. We help you to understand the key building blocks: a well-designed code of ethics, a trusted speak up facility, and effective training and communications – combined with an ability to assess the programme’s effectiveness and progress.
Drawing on IBE’s research and experience, we will give you plenty of ideas and practical tips. The course is designed to be interactive; we will provide plenty of opportunities for you to discuss and share ideas with us and your peers.
Key dates and times
- On-demand materials open from Monday 25 October 2021
- Live session on Thursday 11 November 2021, 14:00 - 16:00 GMT
At the end of this course, you will be able to:
- Design or update your code of ethics and improve its effectiveness
- Strengthen your internal communication strategy around ethics
- Understand how to encourage people to speak up about their ethical concerns
- Understand the different training options available to your organisation and how to design effective training scenarios
- Monitor your ethics programme to identify possible gaps or potential development opportunities.
This course is particularly appropriate for:
- Members of functions with responsibility for corporate ethics
- Managers who work closely with the ethics function.
This course will run in two parts.
In part one, you will work through the course materials via a restricted area of our website. You will have 24/7 access for two weeks to complete the content. Each module includes video content, individual assignments and group discussions to complete and submit. You will also have links to supplementary material so that, if you wish, you can follow up on any topics in more depth.
You can work through the materials at a time and pace to suit you. You will have the ability to go back and review the content within the set period detailed above and can learn on the go with mobile access. You will receive support from our trainers and events team within our usual office hours and have access to the EBE discussion board to engage with others.
Live interactive session
In part two, you will join our trainers and the other participants for a two-hour live online interactive session, which will provide an opportunity to discuss practical ethical dilemmas, learn more from the trainers and ask any remaining questions.
We estimate that the whole course (parts one and two) will take approximately 6 hours to complete.
I thought it was an excellent balance of using the online training to cover the content, the assignments for participants to examine specific application for them and the in-person training to bring it to life, address any queries, etc.
EBE Participant, March 2021
• £650.00 Standard
• £550.00 IBE Supporters
However, we are offering a special early bird discount until 27 September 2021 23:59 GMT:
• £550.00 Standard
• £450.00 IBE Supporters
Prices include parts 1 and 2 of the online training course.
Payment in full must be received and cleared before the start of the training course (25 October 2021). We accept payment by credit/debit card via SagePay.
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We look forward to you joining our online training, and we hope you stay safe and well. Please note that when attending our online training, your Health & Safety is your responsibility.
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- Cancellations received in writing more than one week before the course/event: full refund (any refunds will be made against the card used for purchase)
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- Substitutions may be made at any date
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