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Get private food safety training that’s customized and cost-effective, delivered virtually or at a location convenient to you.

This two-day course will provide you with an in-depth understanding of the general principles of the BRCGS Global Standard for Food Safety Issue 8, along with the skills and knowledge to successfully implement the standard requirements at your site. Completing this course helps you fully understand what to expect during the certification process and what actions are needed prior to, during, and after the audit.

Following completion of this course, you will know how to:

  • Apply and meet the requirements of the standard (Issue 8)
  • Know what to expect from the BRCGS Global Standard for Food Safety Issue 8 audit
  • Show that your facility fulfills each clause of the BRCGS Global Standard requirements
  • Access and share your audit report from the BRCGS directory

Day 1 (9 a.m. – 6 p.m. CT)

  • Introduction and format of the standard
  • Section 1: Senior management commitment and review
  • Section 2: The food safety plan: HACCP
  • Exercise: HACCP for implementation
  • Section 3:  Food safety and quality management system
  • Exercise: Internal audits
  • Exercise: Corrective and preventive actions
  • Section 4: Site standards

Day 2 (9 a.m. – 6 p.m. CT)

  • Section 4 Homework review
  • Section 5: Product control
  • Exercise: Keywords for clauses 5.1.1 to 5.1.4
  • Section 6: Process control
  • Section 7: Personnel
  • Exercise: Laundering protective clothing
  • Section 8: High risk, high care and ambient high care requirements
  • Section 9: Requirements for traded products
  • Preparing for BRCGS certification/audit protocol
  • Post-audit requirements
  • Course review and exam

As a BRCGS Approved Training Partner (ATP), our virtual instructor-led seminars are designed and delivered by food safety professionals with broad experience in the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) and implementation of food safety plans for different sectors of the industry, providing real-life applications and the latest practices to the learning process.

BRCGS Approved Training Partner

Participants will receive a BRCGS certificate upon achieving 60% or higher on the 25-question training exam.

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Our instructor’s passion is to help improve and uplift your team and product. We can deliver training in person or virtually, to match your needs, and will happily travel to your location—globally.

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