HACCP Workshop - Fall

Date: 
October 3, 2023 1:00pm to October 5, 2023 1:00pm
Cost: 
600
 

About the HACCP Workshop

The HACCP workshop will be held at the Quality Inn & Suites Conference Center October 3-5, 2023. The course is designed to review the philosophy and principles of the Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point system and to discuss how to implement HACCP in plants.

This HACCP training program is consistent with the intent and scope of the USDA, FSIS regulation. this course is designed for individuals that have little or no knowledge of HACCP and individuals that would like to have a refresher on HACCP and learn of the changes that have taken place in HACCP during the last 2-3 years.

Participants will have the opportunity to write a mock HACCP plan as part of a working group. Examples of mock HACCP plans may include: fresh ground product, whole muscle product, fully-cooked product, or harvest as well as egg and other products.


Topics Covered

•    HACCP Overview
•    Definition of HACCP Terms
•    Chemical and Physical Hazards
•    Microbiological Hazards
•    Developing SOPs and GMPs
•    Critical Limits, Monitoring
•    Methods and Corrective Action
•    Record Keeping and Verification
•    HACCP Plan Validation
•    HACCP Plan Reassessment


Certification

Individuals that complete the course will receive a certificate indicating they are a HACCP trained individual and their name will be added to a registry of HACCP trained individuals that is maintained by the International Meat & Poultry HACCP Alliance.


Location and Parking

The HACCP Workshop will be held at
Quality Inn & Suites Conference Center
2601 East 13th Street
Ames, IA 50010
515-232-9260
https://www.choicehotels.com/iowa/ames/quality-inn-hotels/ia102 

There is ample free parking at the Quality Inn & Suites.


Schedule

Tuesday
- 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - Registration
- 1:00 - 6:00 p.m. - Workshop
Wednesday
- 8:00 - 12:00 p.m. - Workshop                                     
- 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - Lunch (included in registration fee)                                
- 1:00 - 6:00 p.m. - Workshop
Thursday
- 8:00 -1:00 p.m. - Workshop
- 1:00 p.m. - Adjourn


Registration

Registration for the October 3-5, 2023  HACCP Training will open on July 10, 2023.

The registration fee for the HACCP Workshop is $550.00. After September 12, 2023 the fee will be $600.00. This fee includes course materials, lunch on Wednesday and refreshments each day. Registration will close on September 22, 2023.


Lodging

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Quality Inn & Suites with a rate of $95.00 plus tax per night.
Quality Inn & Suites Conference Center
2601 East 13th Street
Ames, IA 50010
Phone: 515-232-9260 and ask for the HACCP Program block

Online: click here to reserve your hotel room online

Make your reservation by September 18, 2023 to guarantee the conference rate. Reservations made after the deadline are subject to room availability.


Brochure

For more information on this program, download a copy of the flyer – not yet available


Change in Plans

You may substitute another person at any time prior to the start of the course. If you need to cancel your registration before September 18, 2023 you may receive a refund less a $50.00 processing fee. If you need to cancel your registration between September 19, 2023 and September 25, 2023, you may receive a 50% refund. If you cancel your registration between September 26, 2023 and the start of the course, no refund will be issued. Contact mwenger@iastate.edu or 515-294-9279 if you have changes to your plans.