and course information Online, in class or onsite - IVS has a variety of courses to fit your needs.
Biosecurity Training Schedule
New Zealand importers must operate a MPI-approved Transitional Facility to receive, inspect and unpack imported sea containers using trained and certified personnel who manage the different aspects of biosecurity. See the latest IVS biosecurity courses available. Book online here »
New Short Courses now available
15 June 2016 a maritime NZ rule comes into force, requiring you to obtain a Verified Gross Mass (VGM) per container. Read More
Online HSNO Approved Handler Training and Certification
First in NZ - Independent Verification Services are removing the traditional boundaries of class training and offer you the flexibility to study online, whenever and wherever you want, saving you time and money. Our training is broken up into modules, which is easy to follow and makes learning a breeze, all you need is access to the internet.
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from our customers
“We’ve always found IVS to provide a fantastic service, and they go the extra mile to get results back to us as soon as possible. That makes our business more efficient – they understand how important a professional and timely service is. Their online system allows for efficient handling and tracking of all jobs. We thoroughly recommend IVS.” Alison OShaughnessy Continue Reading...Read more
IVS assisted us greatly in achieving our goal of attaining our MPI transitional facility status. They very professionally, advised us all the processes and procedures laid out by MPI, by way of an audit and directed us in how to conform to all aspects of the current regulations. They assisted in us in drafting our operating manual and provided training Continue Reading...Read more
"With our industry changing so rapidly, we are pleased to have chosen IVS as our Independent Verification Agency. IVS has been nothing but professional; and their prompt response times and proactive attitude, has assisted Genera to develop a robust quality system. Selecting IVS has saved Genera a lot of unnessary time and expense, allowing us to improve our productivity."... Mike Goss, General Manager - GeneraRead more