FSPCA Preventive Controls for Animal Food PCQI Course



FSPCA Preventive Controls for Animal Food
PCQI Course

2.5 Days Live-Virtual 

USD$ 545.00

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System Requirements

Webcam, microphone and speakers

Course Hours 

Day 1 and Day 2: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Day 3: 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Note: Courses are offered in both Eastern and Pacific Time Zones. 



This course follows the standardized curriculum designed by the Food Safety Preventative Controls Alliance (FSPCA) in collaboration with the FDA.  During this live-virtual interactive training, you will learn the new FDA requirements for application of hazard analysis and risk-based preventive controls for animal food. This course will meet the requirements for a "preventive controls qualified individual" or PCQI. Practice exercises and training materials on how to build a FSMA compliant food safety plan and preventive control program are provided. Upon successful completion, you will receive an official FSPCA Preventive Controls Qualified Individual" certificate issued by AFDO. 

Section 1 Defines the contents of the Food Safety Plan, reviews foundational programs such as GMPs, provides information about specific hazards and discusses the underlying principles used in food safety preventive controls systems. As each principle is discussed, the class will progressively develop a Food Safety Plan for a model product produced by a fictional company.  

Section 2 Practical exercises that introduce the participants to the process of developing a Food Safety Plan, including identification of tools and implementation tasks. 

Section 3 Explains the FDA requirements of the Preventive Controls for Animal Food regulation


 Electronic workbook & manual 

 FIC Food Safety Plan Schematic

 FSPCA PCQI Certificate issued by  the Association of Food and Drug Officials

 Access to FIC's Private Resource Centre

$50 Certificate Fee Included!

PCQI for Animal Food


* If you need to comply with FDA regulations as a local producer or as an exporter to the U.S.
* QA Directors and Managers
* QA/Production Supervisors
* Operations Managers
* SQF Practitioners 
* BRC Professionals
* HACCP Coordinators
* Food Safety Technicians
* Food Safety Auditors
* Food Safety/Food Science Graduates


Thoroughly enjoyed the FSPCA Preventive Controls for Animal Food training course. This course was extremely enlightening to me, in my understanding of food safety and supply-chain preventive controls. I would highly recommend the course. Proud to be a PCQI for Animal Food!

Michael Phillips
Quality Technician, EEvonik Corporation



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