Course: The Forest Management Auditor of Tomorrow

June 30 - July 4, 2014 Host ETIFOR Padua Italy

Forest management auditing is evolving very quickly expanding to ecosystem services as carbon and interacting with Fair Trade certification. Auditors and project developer are required to be endowed with multiple capacities and expertise. An intensive course to prepare forest management auditors and project developers to access new unique skills, professional knowledge and job opportunities.

Competent and experienced auditors, project developers and lecturers will drive you through a deeper understanding of standards, methodologies and auditing techniques. By means of exercises and simulations you will be directly involved as a protagonist.

Module 1:

The forest management certification according to FSC standards, Auditing techniques for FSC forest management certification, Legality focus: FSC and the EU Timber Regulation. Exercises and group work.

Module 2:
Carbon markets and standards, Project cycle and carbon accounting. Project development. FSC and Carbon. Carbon stock exercises and group work.


The course consists of two modules held completely in English by international teachers with a lot of experience working with different organisations: besides face to face classes, there will be group works to exercise the knowledge acquired. 

Apply by June 10th

More info about the course here

Are you a beginner who wants to get to know more about forest management? This year ETIFOR thought about you too. You can indeed follow two introductory free modules through an e-learning platform, that will be held from the 16th to the 27th June.

April 2018