Established in 2012, the IFOAM Academy launched its first Organic Leadership Course (OLC) in South Asia. Scientists, researchers, certifiers, auditors, producers and traders from around the world have since graduated from the IFOAM Academy.
The OLC provides the knowledge, skills and expertise needed for continued success in the organic sector.
You will learn about
• Management theories and leadership skills
• Advocacy and policy-making
• Organic agriculture production
• Processing, trade and consumption
• Organic Guarantee Systems (OGS)
The OLC entails a kick-off and closing residential session as well as monthly webinars and assignments. Upon successful completion of the course you will be awarded a Certificate of Achievement.
For more details on the IFOAM Academy and information on how to apply for an Organic Leadership Course, please visit http://www.ifoam.org/academy