NSF International is offering two CanadaGAP Auditor Training courses this fall – October 28-November 1 in Guelph, Ontario and November 18-22 in Lexington, Kentucky.

To find out more about the course content, pre-qualifying requirements, cost and registration details, read the information below.

What does the course offer? 

  • Intensive review of CanadaGAP manual requirements
  • Practical examples specific to commodity or region, optional HACCP and repacking and wholesaling components
  • Days 1-4: Classroom training
  • Day 5:  Pre-exam review and exams (CanadaGAP Auditor Exam, HACCP Exam (optional), and Repacking and Wholesaling Exam (optional))
  • Record of course completion for successful participants

Who should take the course? 

  • Those conducting internal audits in preparation for CanadaGAP certification – please note: the CanadaGAP auditor training course will be mandatory for CanadaGAP-certified group internal auditors effective April 1, 2020 – don’t miss this opportunity for training!
  • Those interested in becoming CanadaGAP auditors
  • Those responsible for the food safety program within your company
  • Program participants who want to further their understanding of CanadaGAP requirements
  • Consultants, buyers or other stakeholders

What are the pre-qualifying requirements? 

How much does it cost?

In Guelph, Ontario – October 28-November 1

  • Early Bird Rate (by October 4): CAD $1,575 + tax
  • NSF Member Rate: CAD $1,499 + tax
  • Regular Rate: CAD $1,825 + tax

In Lexington, Kentucky – November 18-22

  • Early Bird Rate (by October 25): US $1,600 + tax
  • Regular Rate: US $1,850 + tax

What’s in it for me?

  • Understand how to use the CanadaGAP manuals and their requirements
  • Identify how to use the CanadaGAP audit checklist
  • Describe the hazards associated with fresh produce
  • Recognize the basic responsibilities of being an auditor and review basic auditing skills
  • Understand the basics of HACCP
  • Discuss principles of risk assessment and how they apply to CanadaGAP audits
  • Explain various pieces of legislation that affect Canadian operations
  • Understand how to read and interpret different kinds of records and documents

How do I register?

In Guelph, Ontario – October 28-November 1

In Lexington, Kentucky – November 18-22

If you need more information about the courses, or have any questions, contact:

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

Tel: 519-821-1246 ext. 6407