WAA 04 – RSPO Principles & Criteria


Course Overview

Endorsed by the RSPO, this course provides the foundation knowledge to understand the RSPO Principles and Criteria. It focuses on the interpretation of the RSPO Principles and Criteria and provides a bridge to relevant supplementary materials and current discussions spearheaded by the RSPO Working Groups. The course is built on the RSPO core documentation available and is presented in both lectures, video commentary and extensive supporting documentation (downloadable & viewed online).

The course is run exclusively online. There will be a final evaluation assessment at the end of the course.

A course credit is required in this course to meet the requirements of Wild Asia’s RSPO Lead Auditor Plus Course.

Who Should Attend

Who is this Course for

The course is designed for auditors and basic learners. The course is conducted in English and does require good competency in the language. The course has been designed to provide the basic foundation knowledge to be able to understand the production standards as defined by the Roundtable for Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO).

Course Credits

Course Credits

To receive a credit for this course, you must be registered for the course and have completed the following:

  1. Completed all Parts of this course
  2. Marked all lessons as complete
  3. Attain a minimum score in the final quiz

If you have successfully completed all the course material you will be issued with a credit from Wild Asia @ Credly that will be made available to you.

A course credit is required in this course to be able to successfully complete the course requirements of Wild Asia’s RSPO Lead Auditor Plus Course.

Course Duration

Course Duration

This online course is estimated to take 1 day, or about 10.5 hours of study time, to complete.

This involves:

  • Reading the Course Presentations
  • Watching the accompanying Commentary
  • Watching and reading the supplementary material
  • Completing the course evaluation & feedback