NSF International is offering several training opportunities for the CanadaGAP program in the fall of 2017.

CanadaGAP Auditor Training 

November 6-11, 2017
Guelph, ON

Course Details
The five-day programme is designed to train potential auditors specifically for the CanadaGAP program. The course includes an intensive review of the CanadaGAP requirements, with the incorporation of practical examples specific to commodity or region, and optional HACCP and repacking and wholesaling components.

  • Days 1-4: Classroom training
  • Day 5:  Pre-exam review and exams (CanadaGAP Auditor Exam, HACCP Exam, and Repacking and Wholesaling Exam)

Who should consider taking this course?

  • Those interested in becoming CanadaGAP auditors
  • Those responsible for the food safety program within your company
  • Those conducting internal audits in preparation for CanadaGAP certification
  • Consultants
  • Program participants who want to further their understanding of CanadaGAP requirements
  • Buyers or other stakeholders

Am I qualified to enrol?

Course Cost
Member Rate: $1,490 + tax
Early Bird Rate (by October 16th): $1,575 + tax
Regular Rate: $1,659 + tax

Registration
To register for the course, please visit the NSF International website at:
https://www.nsflearn.com/node/44

Understanding the CanadaGAP Program

October 30-31, 2017
Guelph, ON
November 2-3, 2017
Vancouver, BC

Course Details
This two-day course is designed to educate attendees on the CanadaGAP Program. It includes general information about the CanadaGAP program, including details on how to become CanadaGAP certified, along with a review of the main technical requirements laid out in the CanadaGAP program. At the end of the program, you will be able to:

  • Understand how to become certified to the CanadaGAP program (including how to enrol in the program, how to keep records, how to prepare for an audit, etc.)
  • Understand basic food safety hazards in fresh produce operations
  • Understand how to use and implement the CanadaGAP manual

Who should consider taking this course?

  • Program participants who want to further their understanding of CanadaGAP requirements
  • Agriculture Sector Professionals and Consultants
  • Growers/Producers, Packers, Repackers, Wholesalers and Brokers interested in becoming certified
  • Those responsible for the food safety program within your company
  • Buyers or other stakeholders

Course Cost

For October 30-31 course in Guelph, ON.
Member Rate: $699 + tax
Early Bird Rate (by October 9th): $735 + tax
Regular Rate: $775 + tax
For November 2-3 course in Vancouver, BC.
Member Rate: $799 + tax
Early Bird Rate (by October 12th): $825 + tax
Regular Rate: $915 + tax

Registration
To register for either course (in Ontario or BC), please visit the NSF International website at:

https://www.nsflearn.com/node/149

For more information on the courses, please contact:

Annette Crewson, Registrar
Training Services, NSF International
acrewson@nsf.org

Tel: 519-821-1246 ext. 6407

September 18th, 2017 at 11:05 am