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Location Research Triangle Park
Date Monday, October 16, 2017 – Friday, October 20, 2017

UL Registrar now offers Food Safety Training. These trainings will assist organizations with having the necessary qualified personnel to cover the requirements of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). UL Registrar is hosting a Preventive Controls for Human Food Course which will provide your organization with a Preventive Controls Qualified Individual (PCQI) along with a Foreign Supplier Verification Program Course (FSVP) October 16 to October 20, 2017.

PCQI Course Overview:

The Preventive Controls for Human Food Regulation requires that certain activities must be completed by a “Preventive Controls Qualified Individual” who has “successfully completed training in the development and application of risk-based preventive controls”. This course developed by the FSPCA is the “standardized curriculum” recognized by FDA; successfully completing this course is one way to meet the requirements for a “Preventive Controls Qualified Individual” (PCQI).

This is an interactive two and a half-day course taught by UL Registrar LLC Lead Instructors trained by the FSPCA, who have been instructed in how to teach the FDA-recognized standardized curriculum. Click here to Register

What’s Included:

  • Course Materials
  • Beverage, Breaks, Lunch (for the two full days)
  • Official Certificate provided by IFPTI (included in the cost of registration)


Attendees should have fundamental knowledge of, and relevant experience in the application of food safety programs. PCQI’s must meet all FDA requirements for the rule.

Duration: 2.5 days — October 16 — 18, 2017

Instructor: Barbara Roman Rivera, Food Safety Manager for UL Registrar, LLC. Barbara has over 15 years of experience in the raw material, dietary supplement, cosmetic, food manufacturing industry, as well as, organic farming/processing. Barbara has a BS degree in Biology and a Degree in Higher Education for Cosmetic Chemistry.

Who Should Attend?

  • Food Safety and Quality Managers
  • Supervisors
  • Operations Managers
  • SQF/BRC Practitioners
  • Supply Chain Managers
  • Purchasing Managers
  • Importers
  • Retailer/Brand Managers

Need more info? Or have questions? Contact Kathy Young at 1–800-903‑5660 or ULRinfo@​ul.​com

FSVP Course Overview:

This course will provide participants with the knowledge to implement the requirements of the “Foreign Supplier Verification Programs (FSVP) for Importers of Food for Humans and Animals” regulation of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This regulation is one of a number of regulations and guidance that implement the provisions of the 2011 Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), which focuses on safe food practices. Click here to Register

What’s Included:

  • Course Materials
  • Beverage, Breaks, Lunch
  • Certificate of Completion by IFPTI (International Food Protection Training Institute)


Attendees should have knowledge or training in the following subjects depending on your import requirements:

  • Preventive Controls for Human Foods training
  • Preventive Controls for Animal Foods training
  • Produce Food Safety guidelines

Duration: 2 Days — October 19 — 20, 2017

Instructor: Barbara Roman Rivera, Food Safety Manager for UL Registrar, LLC

Who Should Attend?

  • Brokers
  • Importers
  • Consultants
  • Third Party Auditors
  • Retailers who import products
  • Manufacturers who import ingredients and food-contact packaging materials
  • Preventative Control Qualified Individual’s (PCQI) if assisting an FSVP Importer

Need more info? Or have questions? Contact Kathy Young at 1–800-903‑5660 or ULRinfo@​ul.​com


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