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Audits for the Wood Trade Professional - High Point, NC
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When: 02/13/2019
From 8:00 am until 12:00 pm
Where: Guilford Technical Community College Conference Center
7908 Leabourne Road
Colfax, North Carolina  27235
United States
Contact: Mary Sáenz

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Audits are often used as part of an internal wood trade compliance program.   This program introduces the wood trade professional to the key components of an audit, the critical post-audit next steps of addressing non-conformities and corrective actions and some common techniques for conducting desk and site audits.   This advanced Wood Trade Compliance course was developed in coordination with World Resources Institute.  Prerequisite completion of the Wood Trade Compliance Training course.

The course will be taught in a half-day session in an effort to arm those buying and selling wood products with the latest information about resources and procedures that will allow them to tailor a compliance system to their company’s market niche. The half-day course includes, a light snack, and workbook materials.  



Program Fee:

IWPA Members: $99.00


Non-IWPA Members: $399.00 


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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