Programação

  • Overview of the total course program of the UTZ Academy

    What can the UTZ Academy offer you?

    We offer courses in 7 categories: - Training methodologies, - Certification, - Auditing practices, - Management, - Traceability, - Farming practices, - Personal development. Are you a Technical Assistant, Certifier, Auditor, Scheme Managers?  With our courses you can boost your business performance. Get inspired, click on a category below and find out more about our programs.

    • Farming practices

      E-Course / IPM101 / Introduction Integrated Pest Management

      Welcome to the "Introduction to Integrated Pest Management" course for Technical Assistants and Service providers who would like to learn more about our approach for Integrated Pest Management and how to apply their knowledge in their training courses and implementation at field / cooperatives level.
      In this course you will learn about our sustainable approach when it comes to Integrated Pest management (IPM) through interactive videos. 

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      • Certification

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        Intro to the UTZ program and CB approval

        In this course you will learn the structure of the UTZ program, including the certification process and the roles and responsibilities of Certification Bodies working with our standard. Understand the different roles within an UTZ approved Certification Body...


        Certification Protocol

        In this course you will learn the structure and content of the UTZ Certification Protocol, know the time obligations related to each step of the certification process and understand the details of the UTZ CB monitoring ranking and CB monitoring activities...


        Chain of Custody

        In this course you will learn the structure of the Supply Chain for all UTZ certified commodities, and the conditions that require certification for Chain of Custody. And see how the supply chain is reflected in the UTZ online traceability system...


        Chain of Custody - Herbal

        By completing this course you can apply for extension of scope to the Chain of Custody for the Herbal Tea program (for Certification Bodies already approved to perform UTZ ChoC audits for Tea and Rooibos)...



        Code of Conduct

        With the implementation of the Code of conduct, UTZ wants to contribute to a better farming for a better future. Learn about this internationally recognized set of criteria for the socially and environmentally responsible production and see how it is applied in the different...


      • Training methodologies


        Training for trainers

        Being a trainer is one of the greatest professions in the world. Contributing to the development of peoples lives gives a great sense of fulfillment. And at the same time being challenged in every course can be a tough experience. You may sometimes even wonder why you decided to become a trainer in the first place...


        Fundamentals of training

        New discoveries about the way adults learn and changing expectations from trainees makes training for trainers essential.  Whether you've been training for a while or never trained before, this free online course is specifically designed for trainers that are looking for ways to improve their training journey. Enter the path of the mastery of training principles, learn to engage your participants and build confidence in applying great training techniques.


        Peer to peer coaching for trainers

        Two people know more than one and that also applies for trainers. Have you ever had that your training result differed from what you had in mind initially? Was it something you could have prevented in your script? Or was it the dynamics of...


        • Auditing practices

          Auditing practices supply chain

          In this course you will learn the structure and content of the UTZ Certified Chain of Custody Standard, for all certified commodities, and the auditing practices for Chain of Custody audits...


          Auditing practices - Coffee

          In this course you will learn the structure and the correct interpretation of the requirements of the UTZ Code of Conduct for coffee producers...


          Read more >> Program for Auditors, Certifiers - Under construction


          ccAuditing practices - Cocoa

          In this course you will learn the structure and the correct interpretation of the requirements of the UTZ Code of Conduct for cocoa producers...


          Read more >> Program for Auditors, Certifiers - Under construction


          ttAuditing practices - Tea

          In this course you will learn the structure and the correct interpretation of the requirements of the UTZ Code of Conduct for tea producers...


          Read more >> Program for Auditors, Certifiers - Under construction


          hhAuditing practices - Rooibos

          In this course you will learn the structure and the correct interpretation of the requirements of the UTZ Code of Conduct for rooibos producers...


          Read more >> Program for Auditors, Certifiers - Under construction


          hhAuditing practices - Hazelnuts

          In this course you will learn the structure and the correct interpretation of the requirements of the UTZ Code of Conduct for hazelnut producers...


          Read more >> Program for Auditors, Certifiers - Under construction


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          Risk assessment and sampling guidelines

          In this course you will receive guidance on the best practices to perform a risk assessment analysis when choosing the sample for audit...



          • Management

            Introduction to an IMS



            Read more >> Program for IMS-Staff (Under construction)


            Implementing an IMS

            This quality management system of UTZ is the heart of the UTZ Code of Conduct. The IMS helps you to manage the implementation of the UTZ Code of Conduct, detect and manage non-conformities and take business decisions based on information about your group and its group members, which you are collecting in the IMS...

            Read more >> Program for IMS-Staff (Under construction)
            • Traceability


              Reporting in the UTZ program

              In this course we would like to share with you why we ask you to report certain information, what has changed compared to the last version of reporting questions and...



              Online certificate handling with GIP

              In this course you will learn the technical functionalities of the UTZ Good Inside Portal online traceability system.