TrainingDo you need to come to grips with the EU Timber Regulation or step up your efforts to source legal timber? Arm yourself with solid skills and knowledge by joining one of our international, three-day LegalSource Expert courses. 

This course is for you whether you are overseeing due diligence performance internally or externally or you simply wish to know more about due diligence in practice. 



Course contents

Learn how to:

  • Conduct risk evaluations 
  • Select appropriate risk mitigation measures
  • Evaluate the efficiency of risk control actions
  • Evaluate due diligence performance 

The training is based on our EU-recognised LegalSource Due Diligence System and includes a thorough introduction to all aspects of the system.

In addition to gaining a good overview of key timber market regulations such as the EUTR, you will become familiar with key due diligence aspects and be equipped with in-depth knowledge of how to address them in practice.

Each day consists in a blend of lectures and numerous practical exercises based on real-world scenarios and examples. Group exercises help bring the theory to life and create a social and enjoyable atmosphere

Download the sample training agenda below. 


Who should attend?

TrainingThe course is relevant for anyone who needs a comprehensive understanding of timber laws such as the EUTR and related due diligence requirements.

These typically include companies trading in wood or paper products, national EU Competent Authorities, procurement agencies, consultants and NGOs working with forestry issues.


Your benefits  

CertificateYou will come away from the training equipped with  enhanced knowledge and competencies. Not to mention good memories of fast-paced and fun learning in a friendly and social setting!

At the end of the training, you will go through an exam to help you gauge and confirm the level of skills you have acquired. Our LegalSource auditors are required to pass this examination.

If you pass the exam, you will receive a training certificate as a visual token of recognition for your due diligence competencies. 




How to participate

Our regular, open LegalSource Expert courses are conducted in the English language. The course is typically organised in Eastern Europe, Spain and Southeast Asia. Choose the location and time that fits you best.