> food safety>BRCGS Food Safety Issue 8 – 9 Conversion Course For Auditors


This 2-day training course has been designed to enable delegates to gain a full understanding of the changes between issue 8 and 9 relating to 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.

Delegates must have a working knowledge of quality management systems and auditing within the relevant manufacturing sector. Delegates should also have completed a HACCP course of at least two days duration.

Duration: 2 Day, 09.00 – 17.00

Price: £795 +VAT

Who Should Attend?

Existing BRCGS Auditors (who already hold a Lead Assessor qualification but require training to the current version of the standard), consultants, technical & quality managers from sites who wish to hold an Auditor qualification for Issue 9 and gain an understanding of the BRCGS audit process and the related changes between issue 8 & 9.

Prior Knowledge

It is a BRCGS requirement for all delegates to have:

Downloaded and read a copy of the Global Standard before attending.

Completed a HACCP course of at least two days duration.

Course Objectives

To provide an understanding of the changes relating to:

The BRCGS scheme

The complete requirements of the Standard

BRCGS auditing protocol

Effective auditing techniques and completing the audit report

Compliance monitoring of certification bodies

The BRCGS Directory

Course Content

Understand the changes between issue 8 and 9 of the BRC Global Standards scheme, relating to:

the requirements of the Standard and how compliance can be demonstrated

the auditing protocol and how to evaluate the results of the audit visit

post-audit requirements

resources available and their benefits

In-House Courses

Offering better value for money, they can be designed to closely match your specific requirements.

Style of Delivery & Course Leaders

Our course tutors are Approved Training Providers for BRCGS. They have extensive practical experience across a wide range of sectors including manufacturing and retail.


Delegates successfully completing the course will be awarded a BRCGS Certificate issued by the BRCGS.

Booking & Course Fees

The fee includes 2 full days virtually delivered training.

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