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20-23 April 2021 | Farm Assurer Workshop (F&V) | Online (007-483)

Farm Assurers are independent and trained consultants who provide expertise to help producers implement Good Agricultural Practices. To attend this training and pass the exam is one of the requisites to be approved Farm Assurer.

Fee: EUR 350/$450. Taxes not included
Duration: In-course modules: 18 hours. Self-paced modules: 1 hour
Date: 20-23 April 2021
Starting time: 2.30 pm Nairobi Time (UTC+3) Check your local time here
Language: English
Level: Beginner
Trainers: Caglayan Ozgur and Mahinda Wahome

Class Instructor

Caglayan Ozgur. Technical Key Account Manager Turkey.

Caglayan is the GLOBALG.A.P.'s Technical Key Account Manager and Trainer for Turkey. He joined GLOBALG.A.P. in November 2020 to support the Farm Assurers, Certification Bodies, Producers and other stakeholders. He has been in the agricultural sector serving at various capacities for over 10 years. As an expert in Good Agricultural Practices, he assists producers in the certification of agricultural products in Turkey ensuring they comply with the local and global market requirements. Caclayan has been GLOBALG.A.P inspector for 7 years . He holds a Bsc. Food Hygiene degree from the University of Ege, Turkey.

Who should participate?:

  • Anyone who is interested in how the GLOBALG.A.P. Certification system operates. General Regulations, Control Points and Compliance Criteria
  • Persons interested on becoming a GLOBALG.A.P. approved Farm Assurer
  • Professionals on the Food Security industry and producers

++Please note, that this is not a GLOBALG.A.P. Certification Body Training. For Certification Body trainings please register here

Learning outcomes:

  • You will know how the GLOBALG.A.P. System functions
  • You will get a full technical knowledge about the GLOBALG.A.P. Standard, learning all the General Regulations
  • You will know all the Control Points: All Farm Base, Crops Base and Fruit & Vegetables. These Control Points are the actual audit checklists used Certification Bodies during a GLOBALG.A.P. Audit
  • You will be equipped to provide consultancy services on the GLOBALG.A.P. IFA standard.
  • You will have fulfilled part of the GLOBALG.A.P. training requirements for your Farm Assurer application.

Course information:

  • This is an online face-to-face workshop with a trainer including many interactive activities and
    group work with other course participants. The workshop fee includes a certificate of attendance and examinatio. Presentations and standard documents will be shared on this platform some days before the training starts
  • The maximum number of participants is 15. Acceptance is based on first-come-first-serve basis. You will receive a confirmation e-mail upon payment


If you wish to receive your invoice in US $, please contact us. To register using Paypal, click get this course button on the left. In case you prefer a payment method other than paypal, register using this form.

Technical requirements:

  • Use of the platform Zoom or Microsoft Teams to connect to the live sessions with the trainer.
  • Stable internet connection: test it here Recommended band width:800kbps/1.0Mbps (up/down) for high quality video
  • Camera and microphone activated
  • Use of headset
  • Calm environment
  • Any of the following browsers: Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Opera, Firefox

Questions? Please contact the GLOBALG.A.P. Academy
By registering for workshop you agree with the GLOBALG.A.P. Terms and Conditions for Workshop and Trainings.

Language: English Level: Beginner

  • Agenda Farm Assurer Workshop Fruit & Vegetables sample
  • M1 - Welcome to our GLOBALG.A.P. Virtual Classroom
  • M2 - GLOBALG.A.P. Introduction
  • Survey - let us know your training expectations
  • Link to connect to the live sessions with the trainer
  • Module 3 - General Regulations
  • Module 3 - General Regulations Handout
  • Module 4 - All Farm Base
  • Module 5 - Crops Base
  • Module 6 - Fruit & Vegetables
  • Activities and homework
  • Model Farms for Group Activities
  • Handouts Day 1 & 2 Homework
  • Handout Answers Day 1&2 Homework
  • Virtual Farm Station 1
  • Virtual Farm Station 2
  • Virtual Farm Station 3
  • Virtual Farm Station 4
  • Virtual Farm Station 4 - Video 2: Pesticides Application
  • Video Farming with compost in Africa
  • GLOBALG.A.P. General Regulations Crop Rules
  • GLOBALG.A.P. General Regulations Part I - Annex 1.4 Definitions
  • GLOBALG.A.P. General Regulations Part I
  • GLOBALG.A.P. Integrated Farm Assurance Standard Checklist Fruit & Vegetables
  • GLOBALG.A.P. Integrated Farm Assurance Control Points and Compliance Criteria
  • WORKSHOP SURVEY (to complete only at the end of the course)
  • Survey- GLOBALG.A.P. Farm Assurer Workshop 2021
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever