Date: 16 September 2019 - 17 September 2019
Location: High Wycombe
Event Type:

RSPO Lead Auditor course details

You should attend this course if:

  • You are and IRCA/IEMA Lead Auditor and wish to become an RSPO approved supply chain auditor
  • Your organization is considering or has started the implementation of palm oil certification
  • You are involved in preparing for an assessment
  • You are a manager or member of an internal audit team. 

You will learn about:

  • An introduction to palm oil
  • RSPO governance, mission, membership and funding
  • RSPO supply chain certification scheme and units of certification
  • RSPO Palm Trace, RSPO Next
  • RSPO trademark and corporate logo use
  • The certification cycle of evaluation, surveillance and re-evaluation
  • Corrective action reports (CARs)
  • Audit scenarios/report writing. 

Pre-course requirements

Before this course you will need:

  • Advanced, post-high school education degree, diploma or equivalent
  • Demonstrable field work experience in similar supply chains, or equivalent related to the certification process
  • Technical skills and qualifications related to the certification process, such as demonstrable experience in other relevant certification schemes
  • Successful completion of a recognized lead assessor course e.g. and accredited QMS1 (ISO 9000) or EMS2 (ISO 14000) auditor training course.

Dates of the Training

  • 17-18 September 2019, High Wycombe (Confirmed)

For more information regarding the SCC Lead Assessors Training, please contact +44 (0) 1494 569 750 or email BM Trada at [email protected]

Get Involved

Whether you’re an individual or an organisation, you can join the global partnership to make palm oil sustainable.

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Take a stand for sustainable palm oil. See how you can influence brands and businesses.

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As a smallholder

Discover how using sustainable farming practices through RSPO Certification can increase your yield and more.

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As an organisation

Reduce negative social and environmental impacts through producing and sourcing certified sustainable palm oil.

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