Grown in Britain Licensing Training

September 1, 2016

Grown in Britain and RDI Associates are delighted to announce a new training course on the Grown in Britain Standard and its licences.

The aim of the course is to provide potential applicants and auditors of the Grown in BritainStandard with an introduction to the Standard, its general requirements and the different categories of the licence and how these should be complied with and audited against the Standard.

The course is designed for owners and managers of woodlands to find out how theGrown in Britain Standard can help complement existing management strategies and is also designed for those in the timber and timber products supply chain to learn howGrown in Britain can help to support the marketing of compliant products.  We also introduce the new woodfuel standard and how obtaining a Grown in Britain Woodfuel Licence can help you to stay compliant with RHI and Biomass Suppliers List requirements.

The following dates and locations are now confirmed:

Tuesday 27th September 2016 Forestry Commission Offices, Penrith, Cumbria
Friday 21st October 2016 Forestry Commission Offices, Alice Holt, Surrey
Tuesday 15th November 2016 Woodland Trust Offices, Grantham, Lincolnshire

Each course costs £210.00 per person (exc VAT) which includes the course handbook and catering and refreshments for the day.

You can book a place by either:

If you have any questions or queries on the content of the course, please contact the instructor, Will Richardson, by e-mailing him at or calling him on 07957 184978.
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