IFS North America has scheduled a series of 12 seminars on the Global Food Safety Initiative and the IFS Food Safety Standard.

The series comprises two types of seminars, according to a news release:

  • One-day informational seminars that will provide a general overview of the IFS standard and how to plan for implementation of the standard; and
  • Two-day implementation training that will give more detailed information about implementing the standard in a processing facility.

The first three informational seminars are scheduled for Aug. 24 in Houston; Aug. 31 in Los Angeles; and Sept. 7 in San Jose, Calif.

Implementation training seminars are set for Aug. 25-26 in Houston; Sept. 1-2 in Los Angeles; and Sept. 8-9 in San Jose.