The very nature of co-operatives means they should actively engage with and have a positive impact on the communities in which they operate. This one-day workshop will explore corporate social responsibility and the Sustainable Development Goals set by the United Nations General Assembly.

Who is it for?

  • Managers or leaders interested in how their co-operative can make a positive influence on the communities surrounding it.
  • Co-operative members in a position of responsibility for outreach programmes
  • Anyone wanting to learn more about community outreach from a business perspective.

What will I learn?

By the end of this workshop, you will…

  • Understand the Principle of an organisational CSR strategy
  • Have reflected on the current CSR strategy of your organisation
  • Explain the impact of an organisational CSR strategy on organisational performance
  • Describe how you implement and evaluate organisational CSR strategy at operational level
  • Considered the responsibilities of different members of your organisation in taking part in and executing the CSR plan.

Do you have any questions?

If you have any questions that you'd like to ask about the course then our Learning and Development team are happy to help. Get in touch via the button below and one of the team will reply to your query ASAP.

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If the cost of this workshop is an issue for you or your organisation we welcome bursary applications - please find details here.

Member Discount

Individual and Organisational members are entitled to 15% off the price of a standard ticket for this course. Just enter the code at checkout.

Not an individual member? Join from as little as £4 per month. See more about our membership offer here.

Cancellation policy

Written notice of cancellations up to 21 days before an event will incur a 25% administration fee. After this time period, a 100% cancellation charge will apply. Substitutions (i.e. name changes) for the event booked can be made free of charge.

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