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This course provides a basic understanding of the principles of quality auditing. By learning about the process you will be able to ensure your organisation is consistently meeting audit standards and making greater use of audit reports. More
The HACCP system has been developed to help manufacturers produce safe food. It is designed to help processors and manufacturers to systematically identify hazards and appropriate controls. This course takes participants through the need for HACCP, provides a brief food safety refresher, and introduces the concept of HACCP and its... More
This course provides a basic understanding of the general practices used to create an environment that is safe to produce food and the practices that help to ensure safe food production. Participants will learn how to prevent cross contamination, More
Meat Processing - Units 21623, 25926, 25924
This course provides a basic understanding of the principles of halal process and auditing. Trainees will gain an understanding of the definition and basic concepts of halal certification, primary processing and halal auditing. More
This course is designed for anyone who is involved with prevention of food fraud activities at their workplace. More
This programme is in development More
Unit standard 8084 – Audit quality management systems for compliance with quality standards (Level 6) (14 credits). More
Units 8085, 8086, additional option 8084
This course is designed for individuals conducting internal audits or managing an internal audit programme. Two assessments are conducted as part of the course, including a pre-course workbook where the attendee completes and brings to class for sign-off More
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This course is designed to provide the food industry with a better understanding of the application of HACCP principles and how they can be applied to improve systems. Attendees are taken through the need for HACCP, given a food safety refresher, and taught the concept and application of HACCP and... More
Gain an understanding of the causes of food safety issues such as spoilage, contamination and food poisoning. Food safety hazards which impact on the food industry will be explained along with prevention methods and important hazard control factors applicable to a food business. More