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Food Defence Awareness

Make sure your operatives are aware of on-site and raw material threats

This course is aimed at a non-technical audience with the objective of spreading the message of what food defence is and how individuals contribute to this.

Delivered on-site this course covers the controls needed for raw materials and on-site threats which the wider team need to be aware of.

Food Defence VACCP TACCP trainingWhy choose us?

Our course is packed full of interaction and site specific exercises to challenge thinking and develop competency.  We have developed and published our own methodology for the assessment of threats and vulnerabilities, which is recognised by leading retailers in our Food Defence: Creating TACCP & VACCP assessments course

Course content:

  • What is food defence?
  • Why do we need food defence?
  • Your own raw materials controls
  • Your own on-site controls
  • Involving others and developing a food defence mind-set

Duration:

2-3 hours

Aimed at:

Non-technical team such as production, goods-in, NPD, procurement, security, human resources, IT and engineering

Assessment method:

No formal assessment, certificate of attendance

Certificated by:

Adele Adams Associates Ltd

Course options:

  • In-house course for up to 12 delegates
  • Delivery methods

    • Live Online Training using a remote trainer – ideal for working at home or on-site
    • Face-to-face classroom-based training at your site

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    All aspects were good and helpful. Very informative & enjoyable course

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    Amazing course.  Very informative, plenty of practical examples.  Good mix of theory, practical exercises and case studies

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    The course was excellent, insightful and well delivered.  A great insight into best practices of the world of Food Defence / Threat Assessment.

    Learnt a lot and gave some thought to existing gaps in processes

    Ben Simms
    Innocent Drinks
    Course Attended:Food Defence

    Brilliant course

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