GC Academy

Global Conformance Academy

Train to become a qualified GC-Mark Inspector


All GC-Mark assessments are conducted by qualified and registered third-party inspectors. If you feel that you are up to the task, you can apply for training here.


Task Description

As a GC-Mark inspector, it will be your job to verify that the client meets all the requirements for GC-Mark certification. All assessment will be conducted on-site. As an inspector, you are an ambassador for the GC-Mark program and you will need to represent its values: objectivity, accuracy and transparency.

GC-Mark Inspectors need to be experts in their field, with practical knowledge of the relevant industry sectors. Inspection can be done on a freelance basis.

Qualification Requirements

Applicants will need to provide evidence of their qualifications before entering the training program. The requirements depend on the specific category you are applying for. After training, applicants will need to pass the final exam.

Inspection Categories

Depending on your experience and qualifications, you can apply to become an inspector in one or more of the following categories:

  • Environment
  • Social Responsibility
  • Hygiene
  • Management Systems
  • Service/Product Quality
  • Service/Product Safety

Training Program & Course Content

Applicants will go through several training modules to ensure a consistent level of expertise. All training modules will be available at DQS eSolutions, our online platform for eLearning.

Training will cover the following aspects:

  • ISO 19011 Audit Guidelines
  • ISO 17020 Inspection Accreditation requirements
  • GC-Mark Certification Process
  • GC-Mark Inspection Methodology
  • GC-Mark Reporting
  • Creating an effective Corrective Action Plan
  • Category-specific Module

Only applicants who pass the final exam can become a licensed GC-Mark inspector.

Apply now

Interested? Fill out the application form without any obligations. We will review your profile to determine whether you have the right qualifications to begin the training process. Applicants who take the final exam will need to pay an administrative fee of € 1350. Questions? Contact us at info@gc-mark.com

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