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Learn about the FSC™ chain of custody (CoC) standard and certification, and how to apply it to your organization.

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This training provides an introduction to the FSC CoC standard and helps learners to determine the origin of wood products and show evidence that these products originate from certified forests or other trusted sources.

FSC Chain of Custody Basic Systems Course Objectives

Based on the FSC Standard for Chain of Custody Certification STD-40-004 V3-0 (the FSC CoC Standard), on completion of this training learners will have a clear understanding of the:

  • CoC Systems and Normative Documents 
  • FSC CoC Standard:
    • Scope and General Information
    • Part I: Universal Requirements
    • Part II: Control of CoC Claims
    • Part III: Supplementary Requirements
    • Part IV: Eligibility Criteria

100% attendance is required in order to complete the basic FSC chain of custody training course, and achieve the required level of understanding of the FSC Chain of Custody standards and normative documents. On successful completion of this one day course learners will be issued with a certificate of attendance.

Why Choose FSC Chain of Custody Training from SGS?

As the leader in professional training, we draw on our years of worldwide experience to provide effective learning and development opportunities. We make a difference to individuals, teams and businesses, nurturing talent and enabling continuous organizational progression. Our specialists partner with course participants, identifying improvement objectives and supporting their professional journey.

Contact us to learn more about our forest products training courses.