Filling the GLOBAL skills G.A.P. – Fishfarmer Magazine

Filling the GLOBAL skills G.A.P.09 April, 2014 –

THE first ever GLOBALG.A.P. Capacity Building and Farm Assurer Workshop for Aquaculture is taking place in Brussels on 7-9 May.

Farm Assurers are independent, GLOBALG.A.P. trained and approved consultants who provide expertise to help producers implement Good Agricultural Practice.

With first-hand knowledge about the GLOBALG.A.P. System and the latest industry developments, they make the standard easier to understand and help simplify audit preparations.

The GLOBALG.A.P. Farm Assurer Program is open to a variety of stakeholders in the agricultural supply chain. Benefits as a licensed Farm Assurer are:

Access to the worldwide GLOBALG.A.P. database and the right to register producers and manage their data.

The option for free GLOBALG.A.P. membership. Enjoy all the benefits of its partnership program.

Increased publicity. GLOBALG.A.P. actively promotes Farm Assurers. All Farm Assurers are listed on the GLOBALG.A.P. website with their company logo and contact details.

Qualified Farm Assurers may have the opportunity to work as consultants or trainers on behalf of GLOBALG.A.P.

Annual Farm Assurer training to keep you up-to-date on the latest developments in farm assurance.

GLOBALG.A.P. Database training including supporting material.

As an exclusive GLOBALG.A.P. partner, you provide your customers with an additional world-class consulting service.

By attending the workshop in Brussels and passing the exam you will gain one important qualification that is needed to become Licensed Farm Assurer yourself.

However, this workshop is also open to anyone who is interested in general in GLOBALG.A.P. Aquaculture, and who wants to increase knowledge and expertise about the standard. The number of participants is limited to 15, so make sure to reserve your seat now. www.farmassurer.org