Do you need to come to grips with the EU Timber Regulation or step up your efforts to source legal timber? Arm yourself with solid skills and knowledge by joining one of our international, three-day LegalSource Expert courses.
This course is for you whether you are overseeing due diligence performance internally or externally or you simply wish to know more about due diligence in practice.
Learn how to:
Conduct risk evaluations
Select appropriate risk mitigation measures
Evaluate the efficiency of risk control actions
Evaluate due diligence performance
The training is based on our EU-recognised LegalSource Due Diligence System and includes a thorough introduction to all aspects of the system. In addition to gaining a good overview of key timber market regulations such as the EUTR, you will become familiar with key due diligence aspects and be equipped with in-depth knowledge of how to address them in practice. Each day consists in a blend of lectures and numerous practical exercises based on real-world scenarios and examples. Group exercises help bring the theory to life and create a social and enjoyable atmosphere. At the end of the training, you will go through an exam to help you gauge and confirm the level of skills you have acquired.
This course is conducted in English language. Please ensure that your language skills will allow you to fully engage in presentations, group exercises, discussions and examinations.
Who should attend?
The course is relevant for anyone who needs a comprehensive understanding of timber laws such as the EUTR and related due diligence requirements. These typically include companies trading in wood or paper products, national EU Competent Authorities, procurement agencies, consultants and NGOs working with forestry issues.
Course fee and discount options
The cost of participating in this three-day LS training course is 1200 EUR (early bird price until 21st August), excluding accommodation and VAT (non-applicable for non-EU companies and private persons). The course fee covers tuition, training materials and meals (coffee breaks and lunches) during the course.
Discount options: We offer a special discount of 30% for NGOs, FSC National Initiatives, and university/college staff/students.
The venue for the training will be announced at a later date.
Register for this course
We look forward to receiving your registration for the course, please fill in the form below.
NB! Condition for successful completion of the course is that the trainee has been present in 95% of the classroom training, actively engaged throughout the whole course, has participated in the individual and group exercises and has passed the final exam.
Please note: We are cautiously monitoring the situation of Corona virus. NEPCon has the right to cancel any scheduled event due to causes that are beyond our reasonable control, including public health and safety risk. In such cases, we will refund the registration fee. Please note that we do not refund any incidental or indirect costs of attendees.