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This course will provide you with an in-depth understanding of the revisions of the Global Standard for Packaging Materials Issue 6, as well as a review of audit protocol. It is designed to equip delegates with the skills and knowledge to successfully implement the changes to the Standard on site.

Delegates should have a record of completed training for the Global Standard for Packaging and Packaging Materials Issue 5. Prior to attendance delegates should download and read a copy of the revised standard, which is available as a free download from the BRCGS Store.

This course is aimed at: 

  • Manufacturers
  • Technical and Quality Managers
  • Consultants


At the end of the course, you will: 

  • Understand the reasons for changes to the Standard including industry developments
  • Be able to explain how the changes will benefit retailers, manufacturers, auditor and consumers
  • Understand the changes to existing requirements
  • Recognise the changes to the protocol of the Standard
  • Know how the audit process should now be carried out and reported