LSAS (Labour Standards Assurance System)
Labour Standards Assurance System, abbreviated as LSAS is a Protocol that contains requirements for an organisation to design a management system based upon key aspects within the labour standards assurance field. It was developed by the NHS Supply Chain in conjunction with the UK Department of Health and other stakeholders within the medical field.
There are a range of eLearning modules available at each level of the system.
Course List – Click on the titles for more details
LSAS - Awareness
The objectives of this course are to give you an introduction to the LSAS. Explains the system and its structure including an overview of the requirements. The course is split into four modules covering a general introduction where we will look at the history and background as to why the system was introduced. A general look at the system itself, its objectives and the fundamentals of what is involved. The structure of the document, how it should be implemented and the timelines. And finally, we will look at the action plan matrix and finally give you some details of where to find additional information.
Course Duration: 1 Hour | Course Cost: €69
LSAS Level 1 - Foundation
To meet level 1 suppliers must demonstrate they have the building blocks for labour standards management in place. This is a low entry point and indicates that a supplier has begun to consider how labour standards relate to its business and there will be some documentation in place for auditor to review. This course is in two parts the first part is the awareness course mentioned above plus a second part covering more detailed look at the level one requirements. The objectives of this course are to give you an introduction on how to implement initial stage of the system, level 1. The course is split into two modules covering;
- The structure and timelines.
- The implementation process.
- And finally we will look at the action plan points.
This Level 1 course also includes a FREE copy of the awareness course.
Course Duration: 2-3 Hour | Course Cost: €99.00
LSAS Level 2 - Initiating Implementation
The objectives of this course are to give you an introduction on how to implement initial stage of the system at level 2. The course is split into for modules covering both the structure and timelines. It also covered practical detail of the implementation process. And finally we will look at the action plan points that will be required to achieve Level 2.
Course Duration: 2-3 Hour | Course Cost: €115.00
LSAS Level 3 - Established Implementation
In Order to meet level 3 suppliers show a robust system for managing labour standards is in place. There is evidence of an established implementation system working over time and risk is being effectively mitigated where uncovered. This is a more action-oriented level of compliance. This Module will give practical information as to what is required to meet this requirement.
Course Duration: 2.5 – 3.5 Hour | Course Cost: €155.00
LSAS Level 4 - Progressive
Suppliers have to demonstrate leadership level management of labour standards. Where the supplier is going beyond audit to tackle the root cause of issues and risk uncovered and is engaging with key stakeholders, partnerships and projects to do so. Thsi course gives detailed information on how to achieve level 4 compliance.
Course Duration: 3-4 Hour | Course Cost: £240