Nine new organisations have been accredited as ZDHC training providers. They will offer Chemical Management Training via the ZDHC Academy. Launched in 2017, ZDHC certified training is now available in 18 regions and over 150 trainings have been delivered.
The ZDHC Academy delivers Chemical Management Training to all key textile, apparel, footwear and leather sourcing and trading regions. Additional training providers were sought to meet a growing demand for ZDHC certified trainings and to expand their availability worldwide. A second accreditation round was run in 2018 to increase the base of Accredited Training Providers as part of meeting this rapid growth in demand. The following Accredited Service Providers now offer ZDHC certified training sessions worldwide: Bureau Veritas, CEDFEM Engineering LLC, Centro Tessile Serico, Centrocot, GSM Global Sustainable Management GmbH, Panta Rei Water Solution, Suzhou DOBE Environmental Technical Service, TÜV Süd and UNIC.