Virtual HACCP For The Food Manufacturing Industry-ONLINE

This event has been cancelledVirtual HACCP for Food Manufacturers 

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The Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) system is the universal language of food safety management. This course will provide participants with foundational knowledge and tools to develop and implement HACCP plans applicable to a variety of industries and commodities. The course content follows the approved curriculum of the “International HACCP Alliance” and is a combination of lectures and hands-on activities over 16 hours of class-contact time. 

Who Should Attend?

  • QA/QC, sanitation, and production personnel in facilities that manufacture or process food, meat and poultry products, or food ingredients;

  • Regulatory personnel tasked to evaluate HACCP plans and practices for the food industry; and

  • Any individual interested in learning about the application of HACCP principles.

Course capacity is 12.

About the Principles of HACCP course: 


  1. Introduction to Food Safety and the HACCP System
  2. HACCP Federal Regulations
  3. Food Safety Hazards
  4. Good Manufacturing Practices
  5. Sanitation
  6. HACCP Preliminary Steps
  7. Hazard Analysis & Preventive Measures
  8. Identification of Critical Control Points
  9. Establishment of Critical Limits
  10. Monitoring Critical Control Points
  11. Establishing Corrective Actions
  12. HACCP Verification
  13. Recordkeeping Procedures
  14. Validation of Food Safety Controls
  15. HACCP Implementation
  16. Food Safety Audits and Inspections
  17. Sources of Information

Benefits of Attending:

Participants will gain an understanding of the sanitation and HACCP regulatory requirements, HACCP plan development, and HACCP system implementation. The course has multiple opportunities for discussion and ample time allocated for questions, examples, and case studies. At the end of the course, participants will receive proof of course completion with the seal of the International HACCP Alliance.


Extension is a Division of the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln cooperating with the counties and the United States Department of Agriculture. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension educational programs abide with the nondiscrimination policies of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the United States Department of Agriculture. The University of Nebraska does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment.


Remote. Zoom link will be shared after registration.


$495.00/person. Registration fee includes electronic materials as well as a certificate with the seal of the International HACCP Alliance.  Limit of 12 participants. All materials will be shared electronically. Certificates of Course Completion will be mailed after the course.


Byron D. Chaves, PhD.
Assistant Professor and Food Safety Extension Specialist Department of Food Science and Technology
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
(402) 472 2196

  • Please note that you need a tablet or larger device to connect to this course. Given the interactive nature of the course, cell phone screens are too small to be able to capture all the information and participate actively. Additionally, I will request that your camera showing your face be on for the majority of the course. Lastly, please make sure you have adequate audio so that you can hear others and we can hear you as clearly as possible.
  • To successfully complete the course and receive a certificate of training, participants must be present for the entire delivery and actively participate in the exercises. If a participant misses portions of the course, his/her/their certificate will not be issued.
  • The Nebraska Extension educational programs abide with the nondiscrimination policies of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and the United States Department of Agriculture.

Sponsored by:

Nebraska Manufacturing Extension Partnership
Food Processing Center
Nebraska Extension

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