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2020 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.

  • IWPA will be offering 3 online courses for 2020: Advanced Wood Trade Compliance, Wood Products Supply Chain Mapping and Formaldehyde Emission Regulations.
  • Each course will be taught 2 hours per day: 2pm-4pm Eastern Standard Time.

 

Week 1

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
    • 2pm – 4pm EDT (11am – 1pm PDT)

Day 2 – Wednesday, September 30th

    • 2pm – 4 pm EDT (11am – 1pm PDT)

Day 3 – Thursday, October 1st

    • Self-Paced Learning Online Modules

Day 4 – Friday, October 2nd

    • 2pm – 4pm EDT (11am – 1pm PDT)

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Week 2

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 
    • 2pm – 4pm EDT (11am – 1pm PDT)

Day 2 - October 7th 

    • 2pm – 4pm EDT (11am – 1pm PDT)

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Formaldehyde Emissions Regulations

The half-day formaldehyde regulations course concentrates on emissions standards applicable to plywood, medium-density fiberboard, particle board  and products that contain them . 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.

Day 1 – October 8th 

    • 2pm – 4pm EDT (11am – 1pm PDT)

Day 2 - October 9th 

    • 2pm – 4pm EDT (11am – 1pm PDT)

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 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.

 

 

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