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It's here... Announcing our 2017 Cherney College Course Schedule!

Posted by Stacey Drosner Murphy on Nov 11, 2016 3:58:29 PM

With the holidays just around the corner, it signifies that another year is quickly approaching and with 2017 less than 60 days away, like you we are busy planning for the New Year.  Therefore, we are popping the champagne and rolling out the 2017 training schedule earlier than previous years for a simple reason - because you asked for it!  Check out our 2017 Cherney College course catalog and make your training budget request before the end of the year.  This helps make training a priority for you and your company in 2017. Whether your focus is related to FSMA or improving your laboratory and food safety programs, we’ve got you covered!

All courses will be at Cherney in Green Bay, WI unless otherwise noted.  Online registrations will open in January 2017.  As always, contact with questions or to be put on our early registration list.

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Back by popular demand!

  • Introduction to Food Microbiology – The Basics
    • June 7-8, 2017 and September 20-21, 2017
    • Date TBD in Clovis, NM
  • Environmental Monitoring and Sanitation Essentials
    • May 10-11, 2017
  • Chemistry Analysis in the Food Lab
    • August 9-10, 2017
  • Advanced Food Microbiology
    • October 11-12, 2017
  • FSPCA Preventive Controls for Human Food
    • February 8-10, 2017
    • Additional dates TBD

New in 2017!

FSPCA Preventive Controls for Animal Food

FSMA requires facilities processing any type of animal food, including pet food, complete feed or ingredients, to comply with new GMPs and to implement a written animal food safety plan developed and overseen by a Preventive Controls Qualified Individual (PCQI).  This FDA-recognized, standardized course explains the new regulations and provides FDA-recognized training for your PCQI.  Topics include FSMA regulations, GMPs, animal food safety hazards, food safety plan, and preventive controls.

  • July 26-28 2017, additional dates and locations TBD

 Quality Assurance in the Food Lab

Wondering if your lab is doing enough to ensure accurate results?  Considering ISO 17025 accreditation for your lab?  This is the course for you!  Topics include GLPs, quality systems and ISO 17025, quality control, training, auditing, investigations, validation and verification. This private course is limited to current customers only.

  • October 25-26, 2017 -Private course for customers only

We hope to see you and other members of your company join us in 2017 for these outstanding continuing education opportunities.  Don't forget to use any outstanding Cherney College training vouchers for discounted attendance!

Topics: FSMA, Continuing Education, Cherney College, Chemistry, Preventive Controls for Human Food, PQCI, Microbiology