new earth copySocial Life Cycle Assessment Short Course

 Supply Chain Social Impacts: Techniques to Assess, Prioritize, Report and Plan Action 

Join us ONLINE either June 27th-28th, 11am-3pm EDT or July 16th-17th, 8am-12pm EDT

Learn how to apply the Social Life Cycle Assessment technique in the context of a social responsibility program. This concise course includes both theoretical and hands-on components and exercises that will enable participants to understand and successfully apply the technique on their own. The course will make use of the Social Hotspots Database online portal, and the Social Hotspots Database system within the free and open source OpenLCA software for life cycle assessment.

Program learning objectives:
✦  Knowledge of the background and need for S-LCA.
✦  Understanding of the differences between different social responsibility instruments.
✦  Understanding of the S-LCA technique and ability to conduct a study based on the S-LCA guidelines process.
✦  Understanding of the Social Hotspot Database: its data sources, risk assessment method, and how to apply it using both the web-based portal and using LCA software.
✦  Understanding of the applications of S-LCA and its limitations.
✦  Ability to use S-LCA results in reporting and within a social responsibility program
 
A full Program Description, with details on cost and lodging can be downloaded here: Screen Shot 2013-04-10 at 3.33.05 PM
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