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NSF Offers In-Person GMP and QMS Courses at Natural Products Expo East 2022
Natural Products Expo East is back for 2022, and NSF is its official training provider. The event has proven itself to be the best place to reach natural, organic and healthy lifestyle buyers on the East Coast. This event is an exciting opportunity to network with retailers, distributors, health practitioners and food service professionals.
The exhibit hall isn’t the only place you can connect with the industry in Philadelphia. Join an NSF dietary supplement training course to make the most of your time at the show.
We offer four one-day classroom-based courses on dietary supplement GMPs, quality management systems and regulatory compliance. These courses are held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center before the trade show dates of September 29-October 1.
Registration for Natural Products Expo East is required to participate in these courses. When registering, select the NSF course(s) of your choice as an “add-on.” Book early to take advantage of the early-bird discounts.
All course prices and discounts:
- Early-Bird Price: Now to August 14, 2022; Cost: $800.00
- Advance Price: August 15, 2022, to September 25, 2022; Cost: $900.00
- On-Site Price: $1,200.00
One-Day In-Person Courses on Offer:
Tuesday, September 27
GMPs and the Consideration for Natural Product Producers Training
Manufacturing dietary supplements can be challenging for natural product producers. In this course, Vijay Bachus will provide an understanding of CGMPs required for all companies producing dietary supplements, focusing on the natural products industries. The responsibilities expected of various individuals and groups within the company will be detailed. Participants will learn how to apply CGMP principles to specific situations.
Internal Auditing Training
In this internal auditing course, Shawn Ludlow will help you understand the fundamentals of auditing and how to conduct an internal audit focused on CGMP and other FDA requirements. The training incorporates internal audit best practices, regulatory requirements, and information on turning internal audit findings into useful information.
Wednesday, September 28
FDA Inspection Readiness Training
Shawn Ludlow will walk you through preparing for an FDA inspection for dietary supplements. Preparing for FDA inspections will help you avoid receiving a warning letter and the regulatory and business consequences that come with it. You will learn who should be on your company’s inspection teams, what roles they need to prepare for and how employees should behave when questioned by inspectors.
Root Cause Analysis and Investigative Writing
Vijay Bachus will address nonconformance reporting (NCR), CAPA and problem reporting (PR) writing in this training. You will review root cause analysis writing and how to write clear investigations that flow, identify the real root cause(s), implement effective corrective/preventative actions, and justify, prove and defend decisions.
Attending NSF training sessions does not provide an advantage, nor is it linked to granting certification.