Insights into social procurement and workforce

Cost CPD points Duration* Exam Required
$95.00 2 90 Mins Yes

Course details
The Green Star Buildings rating tool is bringing a new social dimension to the design and construction of buildings, driving the creation of places with people as the focus. The People category introduces social procurement and workforce targets for disadvantaged and underrepresented groups including Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander businesses, social enterprises and/ or disability enterprises.

This Insights into social procurement and workforce webinar will take you through the credit outcomes and achievements and discuss several project examples and strategies. We will unpack the two different pathways to achieve this credit, directly through workforce targets, or indirectly through social procurement. 

Hear how the national landscape is changing and what the opportunities are for the built environment. 

Key learnings:
identifying social procurement and workforce objectives
developing employment programs and training
working with social enterprises 
Molly James, Social Procurement Lead, Social traders
Claire Parry, Managing Director, Infrastructure Skills Advisory
Anna Robson, Chief Executive Officer, Refugee Talent
Angela Simons, National Manager, Renew Australia
Greg Rafferty, Social Inclusion Manager - Infrastructure & Major Projects, John Holland

All course content is curated by the Green Building Council of Australia. Designed for maximum flexibility, this course allows you to study anytime, anywhere.

Exam Requirements
This course requires you to sit for an exam to obtain the CPD points. The exam comprises of 3 questions and has a time limit of 30 mins to complete.

All exams are multiple choice and questions are based on module content.

If you have any questions regarding any of these online courses please feel free to contact the GBCA Office on +612 8239 6200 or send us an email.

* Duration refers to the associated video content length of time. If there is no video it refers to the time limit of the associated exam. All pricing exludes GST.