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PEFC refresher training for auditors, reviewers or certification decision makers

Auditors, reviewers and certification decision makers are invited to express interest in an online PEFC recognised chain of custody refresher training on the 2-3 September 2021. This event will be held if there is sufficient interest, so it is recommended that you register your interest promptly. Source: Timberbiz

This refresher training is designed for qualified PEFC auditors, reviewers or certification decision makers that wish to issue certification against the 2020 PEFC chain of custody related standards, as required by PEFC ST2003.

Issuing certification against the 2020 standards is not possible until completion of either initial or refresher training, and once you are accredited against the 2020 versions of the standards.

Following the training, participants will have until 26 September to complete the online knowledge test.

Participants that pass the knowledge test will receive a PEFC recognised chain of custody training certificate within two weeks.

Successful participants will also be added to the PEFC register of trained auditors, reviewers and certification decision makers.

The training is to take place online over two half days: 2-3 September, 10:00-15:00 (AEST). To express interest go to:

The training will provide an introduction to the revised 2020 PEFC Chain of Custody standard, focusing on the changes to the input-output process, the PEFC Due Diligence System (DDS), the chain of custody methods and multi-site certification. It will also cover changes to the 2020 PEFC Trademarks standard and 2020Certification Body Requirements standard.

The participation fee for the refresher training is 350 AUD.

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