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Take the Grown in Britain Licensing Training

Grown in Britain Licensing Training 2017

Dates & Locations: TBC

Course times: 9:30 am – 4:30 pm

We are currently evaluating interest and aiming to have the courses as near to interested parties as possible. If you would like to host an licensing training course please contact us at enquiries@growninbritain.org

Cost: £210 plus VAT

 A one day course covering the chain of custody licences and criteria. This is part of the requirements to become an auditor for Grown in Britain licences but is equally useful to those wishing to apply for a chain of custody licence. 

You can book a place by either:

If you have any questions or queries on the content of the course, please contact the instructor, Will Richardson, by emailing him at will.richardson@ruraldevelopment.org.uk or calling him on 07957 184978.

This course is an introduction to the Grown in Britain Standard, it’s general requirements and the different categories of the licence.

The course involves detailed presentations on how these should be audited for compliance with the Standard for all License types, from woodlands & primary processors through to manufacturers & retail of wood products and is completed with a written test.

The day includes:

  • requirements for record keeping
  • analysis of evidence and developing evidentiary findings
  • dealing with non-conformances
  • report writing and a written assessment

Qualification to audit Licensees will depend upon passing the written test at the end of the course.