Research and training are an integral part of our projects, as we aim for participants to be able to assume full responsibility for activities once our involvement with the training is over. The International Research & Training Centre for Sustainability (IRTC) is a training facilitator organisation (member of DKG Group) that provides a greater understanding of key issues for the agriculture industry and provide solutions for those with an interest in the sector, through top quality speakers and presentations from industry leaders and researchers. IRTC with expertise in Branding, Total Greenhouse Management, Total Farm Management, Total Quality Management, Hydroponic Systems, Good Agricultural Practices, provides a series of training programs to corporations and individuals to help them achieve higher standards.
In cooperation with the Training Department of TUV HELLAS (TUV NORD) S.A. the University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece, The Logistics Group consulting company and SUBSTRATUS B.V., DKG offers Training Programs for Corporations and Individuals in the areas of:
  • Greenhouse management
  • Hydroponic techniques
  • Greenhouse Personnel technical skills
  • GLOBALG.A.P. (EUREPGAP) protocol
  • AGRO 2-1&2-2 standard (Hellenic certification scheme for agriculture enterprises)
  • ISO 9001:2000 (IRCA approved)
  • ISO 22000:2005 (IRCA approved)