New to Sedex, or want guidance on how to get the most from your Sedex membership? We have created a number of short training modules for Sedex members of all types, whether you are a Buyer (A & AB) member, Supplier (B) member or Auditor. And thanks to our global network of trainers, we can support our members in many countries around the world.


We provide group training sessions that you’ll attend with other Sedex members, as well as tailored, individual company sessions. Training sessions can be held at your offices, or online – whatever works best for you.

Click on the links below to find the right training course for you and book a session. If you have any questions, you can contact the training team on or +44 (0)20 7902 2320.

NEW: Introduction to SMETA

This new live online training session is a two-hour introduction to SMETA, including:

  • Overview of the SMETA methodology and where it sits within Sedex
  • How do auditors use the SMETA documents?
  • Updates within version 6.0
  • Other SMETA tools for members

The session is open to all membership types – Buyer (A), Buyer/Supplier (AB), Supplier (B) and auditors, as well as non-Sedex members.

The session is free of charge for all Sedex members and £100.00 for non-Sedex members.

To find out more, please contact our training team directly at and find dates for this new session in the calendar below.

Training for buyers (A & AB members)

For our Buyer (A) or Buyer/Supplier (AB) members, we offer access a variety of training sessions to help you get the most from your Sedex membership.

  • We offer introductory training modules to help you get started on Sedex Advance and roll out Sedex within your organisation
  • We also offer additional training sessions like the Risk Assessment Training to help you manage your supply chain data at a more sophisticated level

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Training for suppliers (B members)

For Supplier (B) members we offer ‘Supplier Modules’ which provides an overview of Sedex and guidance on how to use Sedex Advance.

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Training for auditors

For auditors, we offer Auditor Introductory and SMETA foundation workshops.

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Tailored training

Sedex can offer individual company sessions, tailored to meet your requirements.

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Global training providers

To support our global membership, we have a network of licensed trainers throughout the world who deliver Sedex training to our members.

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Training calendar

Click through to book your place on a session. All times are UK times, unless otherwise stated. All training sessions are free, unless a price is included within the session details.

More information

For more information on our training programme please email or call +44 (0)20 7902 2320.