GLOBALG.A.P. IFA Workshop → Aquaculture

8-11 June 2021 | Farm Assurer Workshop (Aquaculture) | Online (016-503)

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
Date: 8-11 June 2021
Starting time: 9.00 am Berlin Time (UTC+2) Check your local time here
Duration: In-course modules: 18 hours. Self-paced modules: 1 hour
Language: English
Level: Beginner
Trainer: Valeska Weymann

Class Instructor

Valeska Weymann

Senior Expert / Technical Key Account Aquaculture.

Valeska is GLOBALG.A.P.'s senior expert and trainer for the Aquaculture scope. She joined GLOBALG.A.P. in 2002 where she has fulfilled a range of duties within all scopes: crops, flowers, coffee, tea, compound feed and chain of custody. Her current role as Technical Key Account for Aquaculture involves all aspects related to the aquaculture standard management, supporting producers, certification bodies and Farm Assurers on Aquaculture topics. Valeska has been in the food and agri-food sector for 23 years, having responsibilities as Quality Assurance Manager, Deputy Director and Technical Manager. Valeska studied sustainable Aquaculture at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland and Food Engineering at the State University of Campinas in Brazil.

Who should participate?:

  • Anyone who is interested in how the GLOBALG.A.P. Certification system operates, General Regulations, All Farm and Aquaculture Modules
  • 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 the Control Points for All Farm Base, Aquaculture module and GRASP for Aquaculture. 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 - Online Farm Assurer Aquaculture Workshop sample
  • M1 - Welcome to our GLOBALG.A.P. Virtual Classroom
  • M2 - GLOBALG.A.P. Introduction
  • Survey - please share with us your training expectations
  • A - GLOBALGAP and Aquaculture Introduction
  • B - General Regulations
  • C - All Farm Module for Aquaculture
  • D - Aquaculture Module
  • E - GRASP for Aquaculture
  • F - IFA_v5.4-GFS
  • OIE List Antimicrobials
  • WHO Criticially Important Antimicrobials
  • 1 - General Regulations, Part-I, Annex_I-4
  • 2 - General Regulations, Part I: General Requirements
  • 3 - General Regulations, Part-II: Quality Management System Rules
  • 4 - General Regulations, Part III: Certification Body and Accreditation Rules
  • 5 - General Regulations: Aquaculture Rules
  • 6 - Control Points and Compliance Criteria
  • 7 - Aquaculture Flyer
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed