BRCGS Global Standard for Packaging Issue 6: Auditor Training Course

The BRCGS 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.

This BRCGS auditor course delivered by BSI is designed to enable you 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.

Who should attend?

New BRCGS auditors who already hold a Lead Assessor qualification; consultants; and technical and quality managers from sites who wish to gain a deeper understanding of the BRCGS audit process.


You should download and read a copy of the Global Standard for Packaging Materials Issue 6 before attending this course. The Standard is available from from August 2019.

What will I learn?

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe the scope of companies and products covered by the Standard
  • Identify what is required to comply with the requirements of the Standard
  • Prepare for an audit to the Standard
  • Explain the protocol for audits to the Standard

How will I benefit?

This course will help you:

  • Identify the aims and benefits of an BRCGS audit
  • Interpreted BRCGS protocol and requirements for audit application
  • Build stakeholder confidence by managing processes in line with the latest requirements

What's included?

  • Detailed course notes
  • On completion, you’ll be awarded with a certificate of attendance