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2.4 Understanding Community Benefits and Sustainability - Angus

Understand community benefits and environmental issues at this Level 1 (intermediate) workshop.
When Jan 18, 2017
from 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM
Where William Wallace House, Orchardbank Business Park, Orchardbank, Forfar, Angus, DD8 1WH
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Sustainable procurement is a vital element of public sector procurement. As well as environmental issues it also includes social issues such as equality and diversity, and fair and ethical trading, plus economic issues including opportunities for SMEs and the third sector.


This workshop is particularly recommended for third sector organisations


Key Topics:

  • What is sustainable procurement?
  • Procurement for supported businesses and the third sector
  • Community Benefits
  • Living Wage
  • Being a "Best practice employer!
  • Life cycle costing
  • Delivering "Added Value"
  • Corporate social responsibility


This event is suitable for you if:

  • You have a good understanding of public sector procurement (completed Level 1 or have equivalent experience)
  • You want to understand how best to demonstrate community benefit in your bid


Registration from 9.30am


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