Internal Auditor Course on Social Accountability (SA) 8000: 2014

Internal Auditor Course on Social Accountability (SA) 8000: 2014


The course is highly interactive, not only with reference to answering queries, but also sharing the experience gathered through regular audits & working experience in the Industry. The course includes series of lectures with individual/syndicate exercises for better learning.


Course Objectives

  • To refresh/review/understand the structure & requirements of SA 8000:2014
  • To understand SA 8000:2014 in context of international human rights / local laws
  • Learn key concepts in assessing work place using SA 8000:2014
  • To impart/enhance social accountability auditing skills
  • To enable the delegates to plan, conduct & manage SAMS internal audits in accordance with the principles & guidelines of ISO 19011:2018

Date and Time

Date :  12th - 13th May'22

Time : 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM Both Days

Who should attend ?
  • Human Resource & Administration Managers
  • Health & Safety representatives
  • Management representatives and/or departmental /functional social accountability coordinators
  • Social Performance Team (SPT) Members
  • Consultants of Social Accountability Management System
  • Personnel involved in
  • Organization’s CSR activities & industrial relations
  • Framing Human Resource policies
  • Supplier / manpower Contractor selection
  • Making decisions which affect the Social performance of the work place
Prerequisite/Prior knowledge
  • Requirements of SA 8000 :2014 Standard.
  • Factories Act/ Local Laws
  • HR Policies
  • Work experience in any work domain for about one year or more would be added advantage
  • All delegates / participants must arrange their own hard / soft copy of SA 8000:2014 Standard, Performance Indicator Annex and Guidance document.
  • Knowledge of English is essential
Course Contents
  • Background and History
  • SA 8000:2014 Contents, Definitions, Scope, Requirements & Assessment Criteria, Applicable Legal Laws
  • Auditing – General Requirements
  • Introduction to auditing : definition, types of audits
  • Phases of audit : audit planning, audit preparation, audit performance & review, audit reporting & audit follow-up
  • Auditor attributes, competence & evaluation
  • Individual / Syndicate exercises
  • Course summary
  • Examination

Certificate of successful completion shall be issued to all the delegates who attend entire duration of the course and pass the online exam.


8 Hours including 1 hour break Each Day

Registration Fees

Rs. 5,000/- + 18 % GST Only

Registration and Payment  

Registration with confirmed payment will be closed 24 Hours before the scheduled time of Webinar.

Cancellation Policy

In case of schedule cancellation by the delegate, fees will be non-refundable.