BRC Global Standard for Packaging & Packaging Materials (Issue 6)

Programme Coordinator: Lulanie Swanepoel
Course Level
Implementation
Duration
Two Days
OVERVIEW & OBJECTIVES

This course provides an understanding of the requirements of the Global Standard for Packaging and Packaging Materials (Issue 6, August 2019).

It will benefit those who specify, establish, develop or evaluate operations and systems that meet the Global Standard (and related standards) requirements.

Course Objectives

This course focuses on the evaluation procedures and requirements detailed in the Global Standard for Packaging and Packaging Issue 6. At the conclusion of the course, participants will be familiar with:

  • Background to the development of third-party inspection services, BRC Global Standard, including the category system
  • Audit and certification process
  • The structure of the BRC Global Standard - Packaging and Packaging Material Issue 6
  • Case studies
  • Fundamental requirements
OUTLINE
  • Background to the Global Standard
  • Audit and certification process
  • Grading System
  • BRC clause requirements, including:
    • Fundamental requirements
    • Comparison high and low risk categories
    • Critical, major and minor nonconformances
    • Senior management commitment and continual improvement
    • Product Safety and quality management system
    • Site standards
    • Hazard and risk management system
    • Product and process control
    • Personnel
  • Benefits of the BRC system
  • Practical application: exercises and case studies

A certificate of attendance will be issued once the course has been successfully completed.

ENTRY LEVEL REQUIREMENTS
Participants should have attended formal food safety training. To ensure that this course is valuable to your company, delegates must be comfortable communicating in English and need suitable reading and writing skills.
LANGUAGE
Presented in English
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
  • Staff selected to implement and maintain the BRC system
  • Food safety team members
  • Support staff
COURSE DATES & ENROLMENT

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdown, we are not currently running face-to-face training. However, a number of our courses are running online - either by way of webinar-style training or learn-at-your-own-pace courses. Get in touch with our team via the link below to discuss training availability and options to suit your needs.

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