Intro to the UTZ program and CB approval


The objectives

* You will learn the basic structure of UTZ program, including the scope of the program an the structure of the organization. 
* Learn the steps of the certification process accoring to the UTZ standard.
* Understand the message about the UTZ claim.
* Learn all requirements for approval of new Certification bodies and also for all different CB staff working with the UTZ program.
* Understand the different roles within an UTZ approved Certification Body and which person is consider for what task.


The program

Module 1 -  Introduction to UTZ
Module 2 -  The Certification Process
Module 3 -  CB approval process and requirements
Module 4 -  Contacting UTZ
Module 5 - Roles and responsibilities within a CB.

Participants and groupsize

This course is meant for auditors, certifiers and scheme managers who are involved in auditing to the UTZ standards.
The group size is not set for E-courses.


All participants that completed successfully the training course receive a certificate and are awarded with a badge.

Materials and assignments

You can self-enroll into the E-course. There you will have access to all the relevant resources.

Entry level and other courses

This course is meant for people that work with the UTZ standards.

Last modified: Wednesday, 2 March 2016, 2:53 PM