COURSE OUTLINE:

This one-day course is designed for agents and/or brokers, and those trading with them, who want to understand the scope and requirements of the Standard, the audit protocol and certification process.

The course is led by an experienced tutor, who will guide you through practical exercises to consolidate your learning.

Introduced in 2014, the Global Standard for Agents and Brokers provides essential certification for companies in the food and/or packaging supply chain that provide the services of purchase, importation or distribution of products.

Before the course you must have read and reviewed a copy of the Standard, which is available to download free of charge from the BRCGS Bookshop.

This course is part of the BRCGS Professional recognition programme.

THE COURSE IS AIMED AT:

  • Agents and brokers who want to know how to implement the requirements of the Standard;
  • retailers and foodservice staff; and
  • importers and exporters of food products.

AT THE END OF THE COURSE YOU WILL:

  • Know the scope of the Standard requirements, understand what companies may be certificated to the Standard, and what products are applicable for certification.
  • Understand the format and structure of the requirements of the Standard.
  • Be able to identify what is needed to comply with each requirement.
  • Know how to prepare for an audit to the Standard.
  • Be aware of the scope and duration of an audit.
  • Understand the procedure for closing out corrective actions on non-conformities.
  • Be familiar with how an audit will be reported and how companies will be certificated.

Other dates

  • 05May 2020

    etc. venues - Maple House 150 Corporation Street Birmingham B4 6TB

    05 May 2020, 09:00-18:00

    £450.00
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  • 15Jun 2020

    BRCGS Floor 2 7 Harp Lane London EC3R 6DP

    15 June 2020, 09:00-18:00

    £450.00
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  • 13Jul 2020

    Mercure Leeds Parkway Otley Road Leeds West Yorkshire LS16 8AG

    13 July 2020, 09:00-18:00

    £450.00
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  • 17Aug 2020

    BRCGS Floor 2 7 Harp Lane London EC3R 6DP

    17 August 2020, 09:00-18:00

    £450.00
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  • 17Aug 2020

    BRCGS Floor 2 7 Harp Lane London EC3R 6DP

    17 August 2020, 09:00-18:00

    £450.00
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  • 21Sep 2020

    FoodChain ID First Floor Unit 50 Drayton House Drayton Manor Business Park Colehill Road Tamworth B783TL

    21 September 2020, 09:00-18:00

    £450.00
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  • 26Oct 2020

    BRCGS Floor 2 7 Harp Lane London EC3R 6DP

    26 October 2020, 09:00-18:00

    £450.00
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  • 23Nov 2020

    FoodChain ID First Floor Unit 50 Drayton House Drayton Manor Business Park Colehill Road Tamworth B783TL

    23 November 2020, 09:00-18:00

    £450.00
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  • 11Dec 2020

    Mercure Leeds Parkway Otley Road Leeds West Yorkshire LS16 8AG

    11 December 2020, 09:00-18:00

    £450.00
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