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Food Safety Professional

FAPC offers a program to recognize individuals who complete a significant number of food safety trainings. Apply to become a Food Safety Professional today!

The FAPC Food Safety Professional was created to recognize individuals who complete a significant number of food safety trainings offered by FAPC. To apply to become a Food Safety Professional, simply complete the application form.

Food Safety Professional Application

PLEASE NOTE: COMPLETING THE FOOD SAFETY PROFESSIONAL APPLICATION DOES NOT REGISTER YOU FOR THE WORKSHOPS.

Requirements

  • Earn 10 credits of workshops to be recognized as a FAPC Food Safety Professional. A certificate will be presented upon completion of the program.
  • Must complete at least 2 workshops from each of the 3 groups (below).
  • Must take (or have taken) the workshops within 6 years. Courses completed in the past 6 years will be accepted, but it is up to the individual to identify the workshop, and month and year attended, which can be found on the certificate given at each workshop.
  • Only FAPC workshops and trainings will be considered. OSU students taking food safety courses may receive credit for workshops. Credit is limited to the respective workshop credit, not the course credit.

Group 1 - Basic

Accredited Basic HACCP (2 credits)

Sanitation in the Food Industry (1 credit)

Food Allergen/Recall Workshop (1 credit)

Food Defense & Food Fraud (2 credits prior to 2019; 1 credit for 2019 and after)

Basic Training (1 credit)

Group 2 - Regulatory

Food Labeling (1 credit)

FSPCA Preventive Controls for Human Food (3 credits) NOT AVAILABLE FOR FUTURE CREDITS

FSPCA Preventive Controls for Human Food Blended Course (1 credit)

Preventive Controls for Animal Food (3 credits)

Better Process Control School (3 credits)

FSMA - Foreign Supplier Verification Program (2 credits) NOT AVAILABLE FOR FUTURE CREDITS

Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training Course (1 credit)

HACCP Verification & Validation (1 credit) NOT AVAILABLE FOR FUTURE CREDITS

Group 3 - Advanced

BRC (2 credits)

BRC - Conversion (1 credit)

SQF (2 credits)

Internal Auditor (1 credit)

Food Microbiology (2 credits) COURSE BEING DEVELOPED

Apply Today! Food Safety Professional Application

FAPC, OSU or its constituents are not claiming that individuals recognized as a FAPC Food Safety Professional are certified in a given field.

Food Safety Professional Certificate Recipients

Congratulations to the following individuals who have been awarded the FAPC Food Safety Professional certificate!

  • Praveen Yerramsetti
  • Badrinath Jagannathan
  • Neeharika Thunga
  • Tommie Berry
  • Conner McDaniel
  • Sabra Billups
  • James (J.T.) Hearn
  • Diana Justice
  • Michael Tachell
  • LaRhonda Owens