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|IWPA Due Diligence Training - Classes|
Due to travel restrictions and COVID-19, IWPA will now be offering Wood Trade Compliance Training via LIVE online classes on the Zoom platform.
Advanced Wood Trade Compliance
This advanced course builds on the topics covered in the original Wood Trade Compliance course. For sourcing strategies, risk assessment methods, validation of supplier compliance to requirements and updates on the latest regulations and enforcement actions will be covered in this day long course. Prerequisite: completion of the Wood Trade Compliance Training course.
Day 1 – Tuesday, September 29th
Wood Products Supply Chain Mapping
This half-day advanced due diligence training course covers the basics of typical forest regulatory structures to aid the wood trade professional in understanding the wood and forest regulatory scheme of their wood sources. The course covers techniques on engaging your supplier and how to map a supply chain.
Day 1 – October 6th
Formaldehyde Emissions Regulations
The half-day formaldehyde regulations course concentrates on emissions standards applicable to plywood, medium-density fiberboard, particle board . Buying and labeling basics, product coverage and exemptions, importer and distributor responsibilities, documentation requirements and updates on the most recent enforcement cases will be presented and discussed.
IWPA Wood Trade Compliance Training Badge is for wood trade compliance professionals who have completed the full day training course -- Seeing the Forest and the Trees: Wood Trade Compliance Training and Due Diligence Tools. The course is for CEOs, CFOs, buyers, compliance staff, customs specialists, sales staff, overseas producers and exporters involved in the wood trade.