October 3, 2017
WASHINGTON D.C., (October 3, 2017) – The Food Marketing Institute (FMI), owner of the Safe Quality Food Institute (SQFI), announced the launch of it’s official online Food Quality Course. The SQF Quality Systems for Manufacturing online course helps quality, technical and managerial staff at food manufacturing facilities meet the requirements of the new SQF Quality Code (formerly SQF Level 3) that will come into effect in 2018.
“We know how important training is for suppliers, and creating this online course will help suppliers reach the next level of food safety and quality to better protect their brands and buyers,” said Robert Garfield, Chief Food Safety Assessment Officer & Senior Vice President of SQFI.
SQFI partnered with Alchemy Systems to develop the Food Quality course. Alchemy is the food industry’s largest training company and SQFI’s exclusive online training partner. The official SQF Quality Course is available on Alchemy Academy – the leading professional development resource for food leaders.
“Alchemy is delighted to combine the knowledge SQF’s Quality Code experts with our interactive learning skills to provide a low cost, high-quality training option for food professionals,” said Raj Shah, Chief Strategy Officer of Alchemy. “Food companies can now have the peace of mind knowing that their staff will receive consistent and official SQF Quality training.”
The course’s online design enables learners to take the course at their own pace and convenience. The course modules cover: Quality Concepts, the SQF Quality Code, HACCP for Quality, Statistical Process Control, and Quality Management.