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  • Welcome

    Welcome to the "Code of Conduct" course for Certifiers. 

    In this course you will learn the structure of the UTZ Certified Code of Conduct for producers, for all certified commodities.

    Syllabus: This course is divided in 16 modules, that will become available as soon as the previous one is completed. Some of the modules are only required to Certifiers of Certification Bodies approved to the relevant product scope.The course will remain open until 03-04-2019. Enrolment will only be possible until 21-03-2019.


    PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS OFFERING OF THE COURSE ALSO INCLUDES AUDITING PRACTICES GUIDELINES FOR CODE OF CONDUCT AUDITORS (APC, APO, APT and APR badges)

    Evaluation and Grading: In order to pass the course you will have to watch all video lectures, pass all quizzes, and complete the feedback form.

    Expected workload: about 20 hours, including self-study time




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    Introduction


    •  LECTURE 2: List of Definitions - 2:04 Interactive Content
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    •  QUIZ: Introduction
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    Block A


    •  Read 1_fr: IMS Guidance Document URL
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    •  LECTURE 4: IMS 2 - 5:29 URL
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    •  Read 4_fr Training Guidance Document URL
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    •  READ 5_fr: IPM Guidance Document URL
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    •  LECTURE 21: Equal opportunities for women - 6:42 URL
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    •  QUIZ_09: Gender
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    Block D



    •  READ 8_fr: Nature Protection Guidance Document URL
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    Auditing practices

     In this section will help you along the whole certification process from the first contact with the client to the issuing of the certificate
    Together with this e-course we suggest you to read our Guidance Document "Good Auditing Practices", this document aims to
    create a common methodology for audits conducted against the UTZ standards.



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    Survey

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    • All of:
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_01: IMS
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_02: Premium
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_03: Traceability
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_04: Volumes
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_05: Training
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_06: IPM
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_07: Wages
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_08: Child Labor
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_09: Gender
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_10: Environment
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_11: Auditing Guidance
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ: Introduction
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      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_01: IMS_es
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_02: Premium_es
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_03: Traceability_es
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_04: Volumes_es
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_05: Training_es
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_06: IPM_es
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_07: Wages_es
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_08: Child Labor_es
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_09: Gender_es
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_10: Environment_es
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_11: Auditing Guidance_es
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_es: Introducción
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      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_01: IMS_fr
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_02: Premium_fr
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_03: Traceability_fr
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_04: Volumes_fr
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_05: Training_fr
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_06: IPM_fr
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_07: Wages_fr
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_08: Child Labor_fr
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_09: Gender_fr
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_10: Environment_fr
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_11: Auditing Guidance_fr
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_fr: Intro
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      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_01: IMS_pt
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_02: Premium_pt
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_03: Traceability_pt
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_04: Volumes_pt
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_05: Training_pt
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_06: IPM_pt
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_07: Wages_pt
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_08: Child Labor_pt
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_09: Gender_pt
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_10: Environment_pt
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_11: Auditing Guidance_pt
      • You achieve a required score in QUIZ_pt: Intro

    In order for the UTZ Academy to effectively determine the needs of this course, we are conducting a follow-up survey of all participants. Your response to this survey is crucial in providing the necessary information to formulate useful courses and activities in upcoming years. Below you will find a survey that you are requested to fill out at the end of this course. Please feel free to include any additional comments you find necessary or relevant to improving this course.


    Your response and time is greatly appreciated. Thank you!

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    End of the Course

    Congratulations, you have completed the course Code of Conduct. 


    This was the main course on our Code of Conduct for producers for Certifiers of Certification Bodies working or interested to work with the UTZ Certified standard.

    Next, you can explore our Chain of Custody, Certification Protocol and the auditing practices for the production of all our certified commodities.


    We hope to see you soon in one of the other courses of the UTZ Academy for Certification Bodies.

    Regards,


    Cintia Rivera -  Certification Bodies Training Officer

    Martha Djourdjin- Standards & Assurance Officer

    Dickson Baan- Standards & Assurance Officer

    Sebastiaan van der Hoek- Standards & Assurance Officer

    Lisa van den Hoven-  Standards & Assurance Officer




                 

    CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW TO DOWNLOAD YOUR CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION FOR THIS COURSE