Standards and Technical Requirements for the Leather Industry

Course description


Aimed at senior managers and technical representatives working for leather and leather product producers, this course is designed to showcase the essential standards and technical requirements for export into the major leather world markets.

Beginning with a description of the importance of standards in the international leather business, it moves on to discuss the demands of major standards and technical requirements, including REACH and ZDHL. Finally, it concludes by presenting guidelines, control measures and testing procedures necessary to comply with these standards, thus helping leather and leather product producers prepare for certification.

After completing this course, participants will be able to:

Establish a consensus around the need to meet international leather production standards;
Understand the relevant standards and link their requirements to the leather production process; and
Determine actions to implement quality control measures to comply with standards and technical requirements such as REACH and ZDHL.


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Participants who meet the course requirements will receive a Certificate of Completion issued in electronic format.


Lecture 1
The Importance of Standards in the Leather Business (L262)
Lecture 2
Standards and Leather Production Methods (L263)
Lecture 3
Quality Control in Leather Production and International certification (L264)
Case Study Exercise (C070)
Certificate of Completion
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Course Language
English ‎(en)‎
Next start date
29, July 2024
Time required
4 hours over 2 weeks
Course type
Online/Internet Based
Course fee
Free of charge
Course access
Open for enrolment
Tutor Information

Sushil Dubey

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