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Advanced Wood Trade Compliance Training - High Point, NC
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When: 02/12/2019
From 8:00 am until 5:00 pm
Where: Guilford Technical Community College Conference Center
7908 Leabourne Road
Colfax, North Carolina  27235
United States
Contact: Mary Sáenz

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This advanced course builds on the topics covered in the original Wood Trade Compliance course for the wood trade professional developed in coordination with World Resources Institute.  Sourcing strategies, risk assessment methods, validation of supplier compliance to requirements and updates on the latest regulations and enforcement actions will be covered.   Prerequisite completion of the Wood Trade Compliance Training course.

The course arms those buying and selling wood products with advanced information about resources and procedures that will allow them to tailor a compliance system to their company’s market niche. The full day course includes lunch, and workbook materials.




Program Fee:

IWPA Members: $195.00


Non-IWPA Members: $695.00 


Who Should Attend?

If you import, buy, sell or use imported wood in your business this course is for you.  In this course you will learn how to avoid a Lumber Liquidators situation for your business.  Recently, Lumber Liquidators agreed to pay a $13.5 million dollar fine and implement a comprehensive Environmental Compliance Plan due to Customs Law and Lacey Act violations.  The course has relevance for ‘C suite” executives as well as front line compliance and buying staff.   


Highpoint / Greensboro NC
Guilford Technical Community College Conference Center
7908 Leabourne Road
Colfax, NC  27235

- Course being done in partnership with AHFA.



From I-40, you exit north on Highway 68, and it is approximately 4 miles north, on the left.


Nearby Hotels Include:

Greensboro-High Point Marriott Airport
Homewood Suites Greensboro
Embassy Suites by Hilton Greensboro - Airport



Piedmont Triad International Airport


Cancellation Policy
All cancellations must be received 15 days prior to the course date and are subject to a $100 administrative fee. No refunds will be made for requests received after the course date. If you are unable to attend, you may substitute someone in your place.


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