FSPCA Preventive Controls for Human Food Certification Training

$745.00 per person (price includes PCHF Textbook and Participant Workbook and individually numbered certificate from the Preventive Controls Alliance and the Association of Food & Drug Officials)

Upon completion of this 20-hour (2.5 days) course, the trainee will become a FDA-recognized “Preventive Controls Qualified Individual” (PCQI).  The course covers:

  • How to create your company-specific Food Safety Plan meeting the FDA requirements as required by the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). 
  • How to conduct a Hazard Analysis, and differentiate between pre-requisite programs and risk-based preventive controls.
  • Guidelines for choosing Critical Limits, setting-up monitoring programs and implementing corrective actions when deviations occur.
  • Documentation for all aspects of the PCHF-required Food Safety Plan including verification and validation activities, monitoring, corrective actions and records review. 

Registration is now open for the following FSPCA Preventive Controls for Human Food Certification Training courses:

The nearest airport to the Rutgers Food Innovation Center in Bridgeton, NJ is Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)

Special hotel rate is available for local hotels in Vineland, NJ

Training Dates Course Training Location To Register

Oct. 19-21

Preventive Controls for Human Foods

Kearny Point
78 John Miller Way
Kearny, NJ 07032

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Dec. 7-9

Preventive Controls for Human Foods

Rutgers Food Innovation Center
450 East Broad Street
Bridgeton, NJ 08302

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Participants who successfully complete the course and written examination will receive a Certificate of Completion from the Association of Food and Drug Officials, which satisfies the FDA requirements to become a “P.C. Qualified Individual”. 

Note: This class is for FDA-required Food Safety Plans & is not required for USDA-regulated meats, Juice or Seafood products.

Please contact Jean Mahoney at training@njaes.rutgers.edu or 856-459-1900 ext. 4510 if you have any problems with online registration.