IFA v6 Aquaculture Training

12-16 September 2022 | Integrated Farm Assurance (IFA) Course v6 | Aquaculture (08-2054-22)

Date: 12-16 September 2022
Fee: EUR 350
Starting time: 1.00 pm Berlin Time (UTC+2) Check your local time here
Duration: In-course modules: 16 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
  • Anyone that wants to know more about the GLOBALG.A.P. Integrated Farm Assurance (IFA) General Regulations and standard (principles and criteria) requirements for the product category of aquaculture
  • Persons interested on becoming a GLOBALG.A.P. Registered Trainer
  • Professionals in the agricultural sector, producers and consultants

++Please note, that this is not a GLOBALG.A.P. Certification Body Training.

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 Principles and Criteria for Aquaculture. These Principles and Criteria are the actual audit checklists used by 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 Registered Trainer application.

Course information:

  • This is an online workshop with a trainer including many interactive activities and
    group work with other course participants. The workshop fee includes a certificate of attendance and examination. Presentations and standard documents will be shared on this platform 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.
  • To be able to participate in this course you will need a computer and stable internet connection. Test it here. Recommended band width:800kbps/1.0Mbps (up/down) for high quality video.


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Language: English Level: Beginner

  • Integrated Farm Assurance (IFA) Course Agenda sample
  • self-paced learning (this module should be completed before the live sessions)
  • Welcome to our GLOBALG.A.P. Virtual Classroom
  • Introduction to GLOBALG.A.P.
  • Training Material
  • Survey
  • Exam (Only available after completing the survey)
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever