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 BRC Global Standard for Agents and Brokers Issue 1 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 BRC Bookshop.

This course is part of the BRC Global Standards 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
  • 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 BRC Global Standard for Agents and Brokers
  • 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

  • 28Oct 2019

    BRCGS Floor 2 7 Harp Lane London EC3R 6DP

    28 October 2019, 09:00-18:00

    £450.00
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  • 29Nov 2019

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

    29 November 2019, 09:00-18:00

    £450.00
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  • 19Dec 2019

    Mercure Leeds Parkway Otley Road Leeds West Yorkshire LS16 8A

    19 December 2019, 09:00-18:00

    £450.00
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  • 07Jan 2020

    BRCGS Floor 2 7 Harp Lane London EC3R 6DP

    07 January 2020, 09:00-18:00

    £450.00
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  • 27Feb 2020

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

    27 February 2020, 09:00-18:00

    £450.00
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