Allergen Cross Contact Control

Dates

Self-paced

Times

1 hours

Location

On-Demand

Prices

  • Self-paced Pricing: $25 CAD

Availability

Private Team Training

This course may be available for Private Team Training; for groups of six or more participants, this training option could be more cost-effective.
Learn More About our Private Training

Program Description

TRAIN YOUR TEAM: Licenses can be purchased individually or in bulk. Bulk pricing discounts are available for eLearning licenses when training five or more team members. The more you purchase, the more you save.

Bulk Licenses

1-4 User Licenses: *regular price of the course*

5-10 User Licenses: 10% off

Members: 15% off

If you are interested in purchasing 10+ user licenses, please email us at nsftraining.na@nsf.org for additional bulk pricing.

This course is a self-paced eLearning course. This online course will take approximately 1 hour to complete. You can start, stop, and pause at any time, progressing through the course at your own pace.

In this short training course, learn how to identify and understand the importance of allergens to food safety. The top 9 “Big 9” food allergens identified in the U.S, the food allergens listed as Priority Allergens by Health Canada and top allergens identified Internationally will be reviewed in an interactive self-paced format.

What this course covers

  • Allergen Hazards

  • Allergen Management Best Practices

  • Allergen Cleaning and Validation

  • Includes a job aid

An email address is required for registration and to receive the login instructions.

Upon registration, you will receive an email with instructions on how to access the training course through NSF’s eLearning portal. Any additional information pertaining to the course will be sent in your confirmation email.

You will find your course material and homework/exam on the eLearning portal. You will need to access the portal in order to successfully complete the course and print your certificate. Upon successful course completion, you will gain access to print your official NSF Certificate.

Course Objective

At the end of the program, learners will be able to: 

  • Recognize priority allergens requiring declarations in Canada and the U.S. 

  • Understand common risks for allergen cross-contact 

  • Identify common approaches for managing allergen risks 

 

Online courses  

If the course is not completed (including completion of the final online exam) within the three month time frame, the learner will need to re-register for the course and pay the full registration fee.  

 

Computer and Internet Connection: 

You will need regular access to a computer with an internet connection. High speed broadband access (LAN, Cable or DSL) is recommended. 

Compatible Web Browsers: Firefox, Chrome, Safari, IE Edge and higher 

 

Accommodations 

NSF is committed to accommodating the learning requirements of all our stakeholders. If you require special assistance for any reason, please contact us at nsftraining.na@nsf.org

Additional Recommended Courses

HACCP Food Safety Leadership for Managers and Supervisors

Looking to train your team? You might benefit from private training.
Registering more than 5 people? You might benefit from private training.
Let us come to you! Onsite or virtual private training available.
Contact us for more information!

This virtual, instructor-led training course helps to ensure that managers and supervisors understand their integral role in leading the implementation, maintenance and continuous improvement of the food safety management system. Explore your critical role and responsibility in providing food safety leadership and ensuring the ongoing conformance to HACCP and the food safety management system. Gain the knowledge and tools to manage the day-to-day challenges of maintaining your food safety system and building a robust culture of food safety.

This workshop covers:

  • The importance of providing food safety leadership throughout the implementation and management of prerequisite programs and HACCP

  • How to communicate the importance of a food safety management system

  • The supervisor’s essential role in overseeing record-keeping, verification and corrective action documentation

Prerequisite: Strong working knowledge of HACCP-based food safety management systems.

Food Plant Sanitation

Looking to train your team? You might benefit from private training.
Registering more than 5 people? You might benefit from private training.
Let us come to you! Onsite or virtual private training available.
Contact us for more information!

A strong food plant sanitation program and team are crucial to ensure the production of safe food, but these elements of a food safety management system are often overlooked. This program, designed for sanitation managers and personnel who are new to supervising the sanitation function, teaches best practices for developing, implementing and maintaining an effective sanitation program for the food plant environment.

What this course covers

  • Evaluate and discuss food plant sanitary design principles and their impact on effective sanitation programs

  • Participate in group discussions, brainstorming and exercises using food plant case scenarios

  • Discuss fundamentals of detergents and sanitizers and their use

  • Review and write a sanitation standard operating procedure (SSOP)

  • Start developing a master sanitation schedule

An email address is required for registration and to receive the login instructions.

Upon registration, you will receive an email with instructions on how to access the training course through NSF’s eLearning portal. Any additional information pertaining to the course will be sent in your confirmation email.

You will find your course material and homework/exam on the NSF Learner portal. You will need to access the portal in order to successfully complete the course and print your certificate. Upon successful course completion, you will gain access to print your official NSF Certificate.

Who should Attend

Operational, Quality, Technical Staff and Food Safety personnel working in manufacturing or retail with food safety plans and programs. Also suitable for professionals new to the industry.

HACCP III: Advanced HACCP Verification and Validation

Looking to train your team? You might benefit from private training.
Registering more than 5 people? You might benefit from private training.
Let us come to you! Onsite or virtual private training available.
Contact us for more information!

This IACET and International HACCP Alliance accredited training is designed to provide attendees with a thorough understanding of the concepts and applications of verification and validation. Scientific validation of your HACCP system is required to confirm that control measures are effective at controlling hazards. Continual and effective monitoring and verification are key to determining the effectiveness of your HACCP system.

Learn how to identify steps to verify and validate your food safety system in this comprehensive, instructor-led training course.

What this course covers

  • Differentiate between monitoring, verification and validation activities

  • Develop and document a validation plan based on an industry case study

  • Develop a verification schedule for key plant activities

Learning Modules:

  • HACCP System Review

    • Prerequisite Programs

    • HACCP Principles

  • Validation, Monitoring and Verification

    • Definitions, Clarification

  • Validation: Methods and Approaches

  • HACCP System Validation

  • HACCP System Verification

  • Regulatory Requirements for Verification and Validation

An email address is required for registration and to receive the login instructions.

Upon registration, you will receive an email with instructions on how to access the training course through NSF’s eLearning portal. Any additional information pertaining to the course will be sent in your confirmation email.

You will find your course material and homework/exam on the NSF Learner portal. You will need to access the portal in order to successfully complete the course and print your certificate. Upon successful course completion, you will gain access to print your official NSF Certificate.

Who should Attend

All food related industry personnel responsible for receiving, storing, staging, preparing, processing, loading, shipping and transport of food and food related products.

Prerequisite

Completion of NSF HACCP Training (or an IHA accredited HACCP course) or equivalent experience with the HACCP system. A good working knowledge of prerequisite programs / cGMPs and the HACCP system is essential for attending this program.