June 14 @ 8:30 am - June 17 @ 5:00 pm
The objective of this competency-based course is to provide prospective SQF certification auditors with the foundational knowledge necessary to audit the SQF Food Safety Code. The course focuses on the lead auditing principles documented in ISO 19011 and the technical elements of the SQF Food Safety Code.
Learning objectives: Participants of this course will be able to explain the steps and components of an SQF food safety certification audit; organize and lead an SQF food safety certification audit; objectively assess a food safety system and determine conformance and non-conformance to the SQF Food Safety Code; write clear and concise objective evidence; respectfully communicate with the auditee and the certification body; appropriately demonstrate the principles of auditing as outlined in ISO 19011; and apply the SQF auditor registration criteria.
A Certificate of Attendance will be issued to those who successfully complete the course requirements.
Course fee is $1,300.00 per person and includes course materials, breakfasts, breaks and lunches.
Who Should Attend:
This course is intended for those seeking registration as an SQF certification auditor.
Attendees are required to have an understanding of the HACCP method prior to attending this training course.
Attendees are not required to have auditing experience prior to attending the course.
** The Auditing SQF Systems course fulfills criterion 220.127.116.11 of the Criteria for SQF Food Safety Auditors, Quality Auditors and Technical Reviewers.
This course does NOT meet the requirements for criterion 18.104.22.168 for SQF Quality Auditor registration.
Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday: 8:30AM – 5:00PM
Thursday: 8:30AM – 3:00PM
Training Site Information:
Hilton Garden Inn Chicago/Oakbrook Terrace
1000 Drury Lane
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
Phone: (630) 941-1177
Fax: (630) 941-1188
All room reservations should be made directly with the hotel. SQFI does not have a room block with the hotel.
A Certificate of Attendance will be issued to those who successfully complete the course requirements. If you have any questions please contact SQFI Customer Service at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-220-0635.
Cancellation and Other Policies:
In order to receive a full refund, cancellations must be received via email no later than May 14, 2021.