Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery Training

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Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery
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Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery are both growing concerns in the UK and worldwide. It is essential to recognise the signs and indicators that either of these are taking place and to understand how to report concerns regarding potential victims and respond to disclosures.

This online Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery course will help you understand the methods human traffickers use to recruit their victims and the types of modern slavery through which people may be exploited. With the help of case studies and scenarios, the course highlights who is most at risk of becoming a victim and why. It will also outline the signs to look out for, which may indicate that human trafficking and modern slavery are taking place, and help you to understand the processes and pathways available for reporting concerns.

This course was last audited on: 30th August 2023

  • Developed by professionals
  • Accredited by CPD
  • Fully online course and assessment with no time limits
  • Full audio voiceover
  • Downloadable module recaps of key learning points
  • Approximate duration: 1-2 hours
  • Same day digital certificate. Printed certificate posted the next working day

Aims of the course

By the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • Explain what human trafficking and modern slavery are, and the methods used to exploit individuals.
  • Identify the different types of exploitation and recognise the signs associated with each one.
  • Respond to individuals who have made a disclosure.
  • Take steps to begin safeguarding individuals who are the victims of human trafficking or modern slavery.


CPD Approved

All of our courses are accredited by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to universally accepted Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.

On successful completion of the course you will be sent a quality assured certificate through the post the next working day. This can be used to provide evidence for compliance and audit. 

This certificate does not have an expiry date. However, based on industry best practice guidelines, the recommended renewal period for this training is 3 years. We will print this recommended renewal date on your certificate.

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If you wish to try this course then register for a demo by clicking the 'interactive demo' button. You will be given the option to purchase and continue with your course at the end of your demo!

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Course content

1Understanding Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery

This module outlines what both human trafficking and modern slavery are, who is most at risk of becoming a victim and how organisations can produce a modern slavery statement.

2Recognising Methods and Indicators

This module covers the various methods which traffickers use to recruit their victims, the various forms of modern slavery and the signs and indicators associated with each.

3Responding to Concerns and Disclosures

In this final module, the course focuses on reporting concerns and responding to disclosures, as well as outlining the further support available for victims of human trafficking and modern slavery.

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The online assessment is taken on completion of the training material. You will be asked 10 multiple choice questions with a pass mark of 80%. The answers are marked automatically so you will instantly know whether you have passed. If you don't pass don't worry! You can take the test as many times as you need with no extra charge.

Who should take this course?

This course has been designed to provide an essential awareness of human trafficking and modern slavery for various people, including first responders.

This includes those working in:

  • Local police forces.
  • Non-government organisations.
  • Local authority children's services.
  • Construction, manufacturing, agriculture or any other industry where human trafficking and modern slavery may take place.
  • Schools.
  • Care homes.

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