Do you want to learn how to develop and implement a timber legality compliance policy for your company or step up your efforts to source legal timber? Do you need to better understand the U.S. Lacey Act or maybe the EU Timber Regulation or the Australian Illegal Logging Prohibition Act? Then arm yourself with solid skills and knowledge by joining one of our four-day online LegalSource Expert Training 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:
- Access information on your supply chains
- Map your supply chains
- Conduct risk assessments
- Select appropriate risk mitigation measures
- Evaluate the efficiency of risk control actions
- Evaluate and monitor due diligence performance
The training is based on our 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, ILPA, and Lacey Act, you will learn key aspects of due diligence and how to implement them in practice.
This course is a blend of self-study webinars in our Training Hub and the live sessions with the group where you will be involved in numerous practical exercises organized by trainers and based on real-world scenarios and examples. Group exercises help to bring the theory to life and to create a social and enjoyable atmosphere. At the end of the training, you will have the option of taking an exam to test your understanding of the course materials.
More specific information can be found at the course agenda (TBA). The training will be spread over four days with 4-5 hours slots; training dates are 24-25 January and 27-28 January 2022. Training will be held in CDT (GMT -6) time zone, daily sessions start at 9:00 AM.
This course is conducted in the English language. Please ensure that your language skills will allow you to fully engage in presentations, group exercises, discussions, and examinations.
Course fee and discount options
The cost of participating in our exclusive online edition of the LegalSource Expert Training Course is 1,450 USD (standard classroom price 1,800 USD), excluding VAT. The course fee covers tuition and training materials.
Special early bird price offer (10% from full price): 1,305 USD if you sign-up and pay the latest two months prior (valid until 24 November 2021).
Discount options: We offer a special discount of 30% for NGOs, FSC National Initiatives, and university/college staff/students. Only a single discount can be applied per participant. All discounts are calculated from the full course fee.
Register for this course
We look forward to receiving your registration for the course, please fill in the form below.
Please note: We are cautiously monitoring the situation of Corona virus. Preferred by Nature 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.