Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy: Dairy Plant Food Safety Workshop

Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy

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Wednesday, August 18, 2021 at 7:30 AM (CDT) to Thursday, August 19, 2021 at 12:30 PM (CDT)
Hilton Madison Monona Terrace
9 East Wilson Street
Madison, WI 53703-3421
United States

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Please note: This workshop will focus on DRY DAIRY BEST PRACTICES

The Dairy Plant Food Safety Workshop is designed to help dairy processing facilities improve pathogen control practices including PEM, sanitation, and sanitary design. The workshop was designed by dairy industry professionals for the benefit of the industry through the non-profit Innovation Center for US Dairy. The instructors are food safety leaders from companies across the dairy industry who share their knowledge and experiences to advance food safety across the industry.

The training includes lectures, Q&A sessions, and hands-on exercises:

• Pathogen Environmental Monitoring (PEM), Swabbing, Vectoring, Corrective Actions, and Record Keeping

• Best practices for GMPs, Floors, Separation of Raw and Ready-to-Eat (RTE)

• Introduction to Pathogen Microbiology Sanitary design, Sanitation, SSOP Development

• Pathogen Environmental Monitoring (PEM), Swabbing, Vectoring, Corrective Actions, and Record Keeping

This is an interactive session where you will learn from multiple instructors as well as by interacting with your peers from other companies. Small group exercises will reinforce and allow practice on evaluating equipment, swabbing techniques, PEM plans, and developing SSOPs.

For More Information:

Chad Galer
Director of Food Safety Dairy Management Inc (847)627-3249