Cannabis Authenticity and Purity Standard – CAPS 1.1 Auditor Online Training

This training has been designed to help auditors and consultants understand the CAPS-Basic and CAPS-Advanced requirements and to provide guidance on auditing a preventive risk-based Authenticity and Identity Management System.

Based on the Cannabis Authenticity and Purity Standard (CAPS), Issue 1.1., the course has 12 modules that cover best practice auditing techniques for all sections of the standard including operational controls, hazard management and product and system integrity.

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Overview

This training has been designed to help auditors and consultants understand the CAPS-Basic and CAPS-Advanced requirements and to provide guidance on auditing a preventive risk-based Authenticity and Identity Management System.

Based on the Cannabis Authenticity and Purity Standard (CAPS), Issue 1.1., the course has 12 modules that cover best practice auditing techniques for all sections of the standard including operational controls, hazard management and product and system integrity.

Summary

Format: This training is interactive. It is text-based with video and includes in-course activities.

Duration: eLearning approx. 4-6 hours

Language: English Text, Closed Captions and Audio

Access Expiry: You will have 3 months of access to this training before it expires.

Award: Certificate of Achievement

Learning Outcomes

By the completion of this training you should be able to:

  • Define the keys terms and abbreviations used in the CAPS
  • Describe the process for auditing documents that form part of the AIMS
  • List the responsibilities and function of the AIMS Team and team leader
  • Recall different operational controls and how conformance may be demonstrated
  • Outline key CAPS-Basic and CAPS-Advanced testing and sampling requirements
  • Determine suitable supplier and infrastructure monitoring, deviation, validation and verification procedures
  • Identify how conformance may be demonstrated for preventive control plans, product defence systems and product fraud vulnerability assessments
  • Demonstrate an understanding of correctly using Purity-IQ and CAPS-certified owned and registered logos
  • Recall different site and certification body responsibilities relating to obtaining and maintaining CAPS-Basic and CAPS-Advanced certification
  • Correctly identify Purity-IQ certification process and audit protocols

Award and Assessment

A Certificate of Achievement will be provided electronically after you have completed the training and the final knowledge assessment.

The criteria to earn a Certificate of Achievement and corresponding CEUs for this training includes:

  • Completing each of the course modules, activities and final assessment
  • Achieving a pass mark of 80% or more on the final knowledge assessment

A training transcript will be available to access from within the CAPS learning management system.

Who should attend?

This training is suitable for those responsible for the implementation and management of the Cannabis Authenticity and Purity Standard. This could include:

  • Auditors
  • Consultants
  • Certification body technical reviewers

The auditors and consultants must be able to demonstrate that they possess a certificate of achievement for CAPS-Auditor.

Prerequisites

It is recommended that you complete the Cannabis Authenticity and Purity Standard Interactive Orientation. Click here to learn more.
You are required to have access to a copy of the Cannabis Authenticity and Purity Standard, Issue 1.1. Click here to learn more.

Technology

This training is interactive and contains both text and videos. You will require the capacity to view streaming videos and speakers/headphones to listen to voice-overs. 

For the best training experience, we recommend that you use the latest version of Google Chrome browser. To see which internet browser and version you are using click here.

All other technological requirements can be found by clicking here.

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