Trainings and Dialogue

Classroom trainings and workshops

We offer regular training programs for suppliers who want to learn more about our sustainability requirements and how to implement them. Please find further information below.

In case of questions, please contact us via s-rating@vwgroupsupply.com.

Suppliers of Volkswagen Group of America can contact VWGoASustainability@vw.com to receive information on S-Rating related trainings provided by Volkswagen Group of America in addition to the offer listed below.

S-Rating Basics

At the moment, we offer short online training sessions on the sustainability rating (S-Rating). With the trainings we intend to provide an overview of the S-Ratings and the tools used for sustainability performance measurement. The focus is set on the minimum requirements of Volkswagen Group and how they are checked with help of the Self-Assessment Questionnaire (SAQ). If you would like to join a training, please register for the given dates via the links below:

Online Trainings in English:

  • 23.03.2022: 2-3 pm (CET) – Held by AUDI AG
  • 20.04.2022: 2-3 pm (CET) – Held by Volkswagen AG
  • 18.05.2022: 2-3 pm (CET) – Held by AUDI AG
  • 15.06.2022: 2-3 pm (CET) – Held by Volkswagen AG
  • 13.07.2022: 2-3 pm (CET) – Held by AUDI AG
  • 10.08.2022: 2-3 pm (CET) – Held by AUDI AG
  • 07.09.2022: 2-3 pm (CET) – Held by AUDI AG
  • 05.10.2022: 2-3 pm (CET) – Held by Volkswagen AG
  • 02.11.2022: 2-3 pm (CET) – Held by Volkswagen AG
  • 30.11.2022: 2-3 pm (CET) – Held by Volkswagen AG

Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/5315339787813617935


Online Trainings in Spanish:

  • 25.03.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by Volkswagen de México
  • 29.04.2022: 10-11 am (GMT -6) – Held by Volkswagen de México
  • 27.05.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by Seat
  • 24.06.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by Seat
  • 22.07.2022: 10-11 am (GMT -6) – Held by Volkswagen de México
  • 19.08.2022: 10-11 am (GMT -6) – Held by Volkswagen de México
  • 16.09.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by Seat
  • 14.10.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by Seat
  • 11.11.2022: 10-11 am (GMT -6) – Held by Volkswagen de México
  • 09.12.2022: 10-11 am (GMT -6) – Held by Volkswagen de México

Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/7193368320217893391


Online Trainings in German:

  • 23.03.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by MAN Truck & Bus
  • 06.04.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by AUDI AG
  • 20.04.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by Volkswagen AG
  • 04.05.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by MAN Truck & Bus
  • 18.05.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by AUDI AG
  • 02.06.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by Volkswagen AG
  • 15.06.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by Volkswagen AG
  • 30.06.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by Volkswagen AG
  • 13.07.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by MAN Truck & Bus
  • 27.07.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by MAN Truck & Bus
  • 10.08.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by AUDI AG
  • 24.08.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by Volkswagen AG
  • 07.09.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by MAN Truck & Bus
  • 21.09.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by Volkswagen AG
  • 05.10.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by AUDI AG
  • 19.10.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by MAN Truck & Bus
  • 02.11.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by AUDI AG
  • 16.11.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by Volkswagen AG
  • 29.11.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by MAN Truck & Bus
  • 14.12.2022: 10-11 am (CET) – Held by AUDI AG

Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/3211446278296679951

Documents (4)

Title Version/ Date Language
2.0 / 22.07.2021
4.0 / 07.12.2021
1.0 / 18.02.2021
3.0 / 26.02.2021

S-Rating Minimum Requirement

In this webinar you will learn more about how to create sustainability policies and implement them in your daily business.

Minimum requirements online training in German

  • 02.03.2022 10-11 am (CET) - Held by AUDI AG
  • 01.06.2022 10-11 am (CET) - Held by AUDI AG
  • 30.11.2022 10-11 am (CET) - Held by AUDI AG

Please register here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/6861601689819854091

Minimum requirements online training in English

  • 31.08.2022 1-2 pm (CET) – Held by AUDI AG

Please register here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8415033498983667215

Minimum requirements online training in Spanish

  • 06.04.2022 3-4 pm (CET) – Held by Volkswagen de México
  • 13.07.2022 3-4 pm (CET) – Held by Volkswagen de México

Please register here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/7186176422848423696

S-Rating On-Site-Check

In this webinar you will learn more about the contents of the on-site check by means of illustrative examples.

On-site check online training in German

  • 03.03.2022 10-11 am (CET) - Held by AUDI AG
  • 29.06.2022 10-11 am (CET) - Held by AUDI AG
  • 01.12.2022 10-11 am (CET) - Held by AUDI AG

Please register here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/6721321598302958861

On-site check online training in English

  • 01.09.2022 1-2 pm (CET) – Held by AUDI AG

Please register here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/5878930764682405647

On-site check online training in spanish

  • 07.04.2022 3-4 pm (CET) – Held by Volkswagen de México
  • 14.07.2022 3-4 pm (CET) – Held by Volkswagen de México

Please register here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/2140041474430163984

Web-based Training on the Code of Conduct for Business Partners

We developed a Web-based Training that will help you understand our sustainability requirements. You can find the training when you log in to the ONE.Konzern Business Platform on our supply chain sustainability page.

Documents (1)

Title Version/ Date Language
1.1 / 18.05.2021

Drive Sustainability Workshops

The Sustainability workshops held by the Drive Sustainability Initiative will take place virtually this year. Workshops for the US; Mexico; Italy and Germany will be held in the national languages of the respective Country in 2022. Specific dates will be published at a later date.

In case you are interested to participate, please contact sustainability@vwgroupsupply.com.