Organization name (and acronym): International Organic Inspectors Association (IOIA)
Training title: IOIA and PCO Basic Organic Crop, Livestock and Advanced Inspection Trainings.
Place (city and country): State College, Pennsylvania, USA
Training language(s): English
Dates and frequency: April 2-6, 2012 Crop and Livestock Courses are running concurrently. Advanced Training is March 31-April 1, 2012. Deadline to apply was February 18, 2012
Duration: Each Basic course is 4.5 days long, the Advanced course is 2 days long.
Cost (Euros and US $): Each Basic course is approx. U$ 1850 including lunches. Shared lodging can be added for U$ 55 per night. The Advanced course is U$ 625 plus lodging.
Funding available: No
Target groups and admission requirements: Potential organic inspectors, certification agency personnel, industry representatives. Contact IOIA for complete application info.
Training Objectives: Entry-level organic inspection training.
Training Program: Theory, interactive exercises, field trip, exam.
Contact information (Address, Telephone and/or fax and e-mail):
IOIA, P.O. Box 6, Broadus MT, 59317
Ph/Fax: 406-436-2031. firstname.lastname@example.org. www.ioia.net