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This course enables you to gain a full understanding of the general principles of the requirements of the Standard, including fundamental clauses and statements of intent, and how to undertake a BRCGS audit, including planning and reporting of the audit.

Delegates should download and read a copy of the standard before attending this course, which is available as a free download from the BRCGS Store.

This course is aimed at: 

  • New BRCGS auditors who already hold a Lead Assessor qualification
  • Consultants
  • Technical and Quality Managers from sites who wish to gain a deeper understanding of the BRCGS audit process


At the end of the course, you will:

  • Be able to describe the scope of companies and products covered by the standard
  • Know what is required to comply with the requirements of the standard
  • Be able to prepare for an audit to the standard
  • Understand the protocol for audits to the standard