Online COR - Basic Livestock Inspection Training

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Course Description

The 10-day COR Basic Livestock Inspection Training follows IOIA's curriculum requirements which include:

  • Instruction on applying and using COR organic livestock standards
  • Understanding the use of input materials
  • Risk assessment
  • Audit trail requirements
  • Report writing
  • Inspector conduct, confidentiality, and ethics
  • The difference between inspecting and consulting
  • Effective communication
  • Organic inspection procedures for meat, dairy; fiber-bearing animals; and poultry (meat and eggs).



June 19 - 23 & June 26 - 30, 2023

START: 8:00 am Monday – Friday 
END: 11:00 am Monday - Friday

 The course will be 3 hours each day, from 8-11 Pacific time, including breaks. There should be an expectation of homework each day except for the last day.

Participants must attend the entire course, to receive a Certificate of Completion or Letter of Participation.



Applications for participation in IOIA courses are evaluated and ranked according to the applicant’s relevant education, training and life experiences. Attendance to IOIA courses is limited. If you are accepted into the course, an instructional letter and the curriculum materials including pre-course readings and assignments will be mailed to you. Applicants to IOIA trainings must meet the acceptance criteria.