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This 3-day course will provide you with an in-depth understanding of both of the BRCGS Standards for Consumer Products – Personal Care and Household and General Merchandise. It is designed to equip delegates with the skills and knowledge to successfully audit against Issue 4 of the standard.

Before attending this course, delegates must have read and reviewed a copy of each of the two standards, which are available as free downloads from the BRCGS Store.

This course is part of the BRCGS Professional recognition programme. Auditors must hold a Lead Assessor qualification.

This course is aimed at:

  • Current BRCGS auditors of the BRCGS Standard for Consumer Products
  • BRCGS auditors or other third party auditors wishing to audit the BRCGS Standard for Consumer Products
  • ISO9001 or GMP auditors


At the end of the course, you will:

  • Understand the reasons for changes to the standard, including industry developments
  • Understand the requirements for each of the standards, both at Foundation and Higher level
  • Have knowledge of auditor requirements and how the BRCGS audit process should be carried out and reported
  • Understand the role of the BRCGS compliance programme
  • Have gained the skills required to conduct a BRCGS audit to either standard, and write a correct and full audit report
  • 19May 2021

    Virtual Classroom Delivery

    -, 09:00-18:00

    BRCGS Academy Virtual Courses