Legal Terminology for Linguists – Online Course, Part 7: Offences of Modern Slavery

£18.00 incl. VAT

The Chartered Institute of Linguists (CIOL) CPD course on Legal Terminology for Linguists is highly recommended for public service interpreters working in the justice sector.

The nine-part webinar series are hosted by Chartered Institute of Linguists (CIOL) interpreter and legal expert, Sue Leschen. The webinars are designed to build knowledge and confidence in the specialist legal vocabulary and terminology used both in and outside of the courtroom that falls outside of the ‘day to day’ language spoken by fluent linguists.

Part 7 guides learners through offences of modern slavery. It can be bought as an individual webinar or as a discounted bundle with the other eight webinars.

The webinar contents are detailed below.




Webinar contents

Offences of Modern Slavery

  • What is Modern Slavery (MS)?
  • MS victims smuggled or trafficked into the UK
  • Legal status in UK if trafficked or smuggled
  • Modern Slavery Act 2015
  • Types of activities involved in MS
  • Domestic workers
  • Sex workers
  • Industrial labourers
  • Agricultural workers
  • Crime
  • Victim consent
  • Trafficked MS children
  • Penalties and prosecution problems
  • Awareness
  • Relevant linguistic qualifications
  • Professional bodies
  • Networking
  • Reporting concerns