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BRCGS Global Standard for Food Safety Issue 9: Auditor Training

Course Area

Food Safety

Course Duration

3 Days

Course Fee

USD $1350.00

Early Bird Price*

USD $1250.00

Upcoming Sessions
Jan 9-11, 2023 - Live Online - Full DayEnroll

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* Subject to availability

Course Details

This course has been designed to enable delegates to gain a full understanding of the general principles of the requirements of the Standard, including fundamental clauses and statements of intent, and how to undertake a BRCGS audit, including planning and reporting of the audit.

Delegates must have a working knowledge of quality management systems and auditing within the relevant manufacturing sector. Delegates should also have completed a HACCP course of at least two days duration.

Course aims

The BRCGS Global Standard for Food Safety is a Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) recognised scheme. The popular Standard is accepted as a benchmark for food safety worldwide and is often a core requirement of the supplier approval process for food retail and manufacturing. Successful completion of this course will assist technical and quality staff in demonstrating competency and understanding of this standard.

How will I benefit?

Successful completion of this course will assist internal and existing lead auditors in demonstrating competency and understanding of this Standard.

What will I learn?

By attending BSI’s delivery of this course you should gain increased confidence and understanding of:

  • The BRCGS scheme
  • The complete requirements of the Standard
  • BRCGS auditing protocol
  • Effective auditing techniques and completing the audit report
  • Compliance monitoring of certification bodies
  • The BRCGS Directory

Who should attend?

New BRCGS Auditors (who already hold a Lead Assessor qualification), consultants, technical & quality managers from sites who wish to gain a deeper understanding of the BRCGS audit process.


3 days

How will I learn?

Your learning shall be supported and accelerated by one of BSI’s competent and experienced trainers.

What will I gain?

Upon completion of the course with BSI, you will receive a BRCGS certificate of attendance; upon successful completion of the BRCGS exam you will be awarded with a BRCGS certificate of achievement.


To make the most of the training course, delegates should aim to read and review a copy of the BRCGS Global Standard for Food Safety Issue 9, which will be available to download free of charge from the BRCGS Bookshop when it is launched in August 2022.

Further Information

This course is part of the BRCGS Global Standards Professional recognition programme.

Related Training

BRCGS Global Standard for Food Issue 8 to 9 Conversion for Auditors

Course Materials

Soft Copy: You will receive an email prior to the course with instructions on how to access the online Student Handbook, which can be viewed, downloaded or printed.

NOTE: Copies of the standards are not included in the class fee.

BSI will make reasonable efforts to have loaner copies available for use during the class, but students are encouraged to have their own copy. Soft copies of the digital loaner standard cannot be printed or downloaded.

Course Logistics

If your class is Live Online:

  • Students need to connect to the class from any internet accessible location.
  • Webcam and Microphone are REQUIRED.
  • ALL course times shown are US EASTERN TIME.

If your class is In-person :

  • You are encouraged to bring a laptop with you to class.
  • Please bring a picture ID such as a driver's license, passport, or work badge to class for verification purposes.

*Session lengths could vary depending on amount of class discussion.

All Upcoming Course Dates

Date and Time Location Fees Enroll
Jan 9, 2023 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM ET
Jan 10, 2023 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM ET
Jan 11, 2023 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM ET
Live Online - Full DayUSD $1350.00Enroll

The venues for scheduled courses are tentative until receipt of a course confirmation from BSI.

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