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NCCIA: Basic Milk Pasteurization and Dairy Plant Sanitation Workshop

NCCIA: Basic Milk Pasteurization and Dairy Plant Sanitation Workshop

Wednesday, August 10, 2022 to Thursday, August 11, 2022

Event Details


Basic Milk Pasteurization and Industry Personnel Pasteurizer Test Plant

Wednesday, August 10

8:30 am Registration

9:00 am - 12:00 pm (Lecture/Discussion)

  • History and Microbiology
  • HTST Pasteurization - Fundamental Pasteurization Process
  • Pasteurizer Training

12:30 pm - Lunch Break

1:00 pm - 3:30 pm (Lab Session - UMN Pilot Plant)

  • Pasteurizer Training
  • Lab Session - Pilot Plant
  • Explore Inner Workings and Mechanical Processes

3:45 - 4:45 pm (Exam)

4:45 (Review and Q & A)


Basic Dairy Plant Sanitation

Thursday, August 11 - 8:30 am - 1:00 pm

  • Dairy Plant Sanitation; GMPs, SSOPs, and Prerequisite Programs
  • Fundamentals of Cleaning and Sanitation
  • Dairy Plant Inspections: Common violations and successful plant inspections
  • Review, Discussion, and Q & A



Contact Susan Eschbach for more information.

$200.00 for NCCIA Members

$250.00 for Non-Members

(Registration includes Lunch)

Registration will be limited to 30 participants

Registration will close on August 1

Workshop is presented by NCCIA in conjunction with the Minnesota Department of Agriculture - Dairy Inspection Program, University of Minnesota, and Ecolab

Workshop Location

University of Minnesota

Food Science & Nutrition Building

1334 Eckles Avenue

St Paul, MN 55108


Lot S101 in front of the Food Science and Nutrition Building (Parking Fee)

For More Information:

Susan Eschbach