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Training Services

Allergenen Consultancy B.V.
Allergenen Consultancy provides training, practical advice, rapid tests and laboratory analysis on food allergens for the food manufacturing, retail and food service.

Allergenen Consultancy is the specialist on allergen management in The Netherlands and Belgium. We provide specialized advice and training to food industry. Open training courses on allergen management and VITAL are offered on a regular base. Also in-company training for operators and staff or custom made courses are possible. VITAL courses in English are organised on the airport for participants from across Europe. Allergenen Consultancy also offers laboratory service for ELISA, PCR and LC-MS tests and is supplier of rapid tests like lateral flow allergen tests, total protein and ATP. Visit our webshop!

+31 33 2770571
Marjan van Ravenhorst - Director
BSI Group ANZ Pty Ltd

Understand how you can manage allergies in manufacturing and how you can use the VITAL tool to access the potential impact of allergen cross-contact and present allergen advice consistently with our one-day Allergen Management and VITAL 2 training course. Our experienced tutors will guide you the whole way, taking you from beginner to expert.

From learning the basics of good manufacturing practices, to understanding the principles and applications of HACCP, we'll help you to implement processes and systems that ensure you meet your customer requirements, your products are safe from contamination, and are in-line with global food safety best practice. BSI is the Standards company that can help you provide assurance to your customers and make excellence a habit. Enquire today. bsigroup.com/en-au/

1300 730 134
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Burwater Pacific

The Burwater Pacific is a leading Australasian Food Safety Training and Consulting Group. As a registered Private Training Establishment (within NZ) Burwater Pacific works with market leading food manufacturing, retailing and hospitality companies to support them in their market growth, staff development and technical competency.

0800 366 4690
BVAQ (formally DTS Food Assurance)
Unit 3, 63-71 Boundary Road, North Melbourne VIC 3051

BVAQ is Australia’s market leader for food testing, inspection and certification services and provides the largest food microbiology and chemistry capabilities throughout Australia. BVAQ also offer technical solutions, supporting your business with risk mitigation, food safety risk assessment and training.
Our BVAQ allergen laboratory is able to provide the largest range of NATA accredited food allergen testing in the Australian marketplace. Our laboratory has extensive experience testing a wide range of foods for the presence of allergens. We use internationally accepted ELISA based technology and currently can provide analyses for all allergens listed in the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code. Our Technical Specialist Team can work with you to review your allergen risks and provide the most appropriate allergen management and analytical solutions to manage your business risk and provide safer food choices to the consumer.
BVAQ can also deliver allergen management and VITAL® 3.0 training. Our with more than 20 years’ experience delivering training in this area, our trainer has a professional and down to earth style that incorporates real life scenarios to ensure training is relevant to you and your workplace. Training can be delivered face to face, virtually or at your facility.

+61 3 8371 7600
Jasmine Lacis-Lee, Food Safety Manager – Microbiology & Allergens

The Diligence. customer base includes small family-owned operations through to large multi-national food manufacturers. The team at Diligence. provide virtual, public, in-house training and technical support solutions to the food industry. Our team have a combined food industry experience of >100 years working in national and international technical roles with postgraduate qualifications in food science, nutrition, food technology, microbiology, product development and law.

Diligence. are Australasia’s leaders in food safety. We provide training services in food safety, food fraud, allergen management, VITAL and various GFSI Standards (delivered face-to-face, virtual or online). Diligence. also delivers comprehensive technical support services (labelling, NIP panels, claims, investigations, supplier disputes, Standards development, food fraud, food safety and food threat risk assessments, auditor development). Diligence. has 20+ years global experience in the conduct of GFSI and retailer Standard audits for the world’s largest and respected Certification Bodies. Diligence. supply a range of audit services (3rd party certification audits, GFSI gap audits, supplier audits and focused audits on identified issues).

Margaret Balfour - Principal
Food Safe Limited

Food Safe Ltd is a 100% kiwi-owned and operated company. Food Safe offers food safety training and internal auditing services for businesses in food related products. Our training delivery includes a hybrid of on-site and online options including eLearning courses via Food Safe Passport. Food Safe is a Category 1, NZQA-Registered Private Training Establishment and is also accredited by the New Zealand Government.

We work from across all high-compliance food sectors including Dairy [Nutritionals], Meat, Seafood, Produce and Retail - from farm to fork; and offer a range of complete solutions such as Food Safety Training, Internal Auditing, Lean Manufacture, Continuous Improvement, Predictive Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality 360 Simulations and Project Management.

We continue to receive consistent, market-leading feedback with 350+, five-star trainee reviews across Google and Facebook - a direct endorsement of our training expertise, training knowledge and training delivery.

+64 9 281 4226
Keith Michael - Director
HACCP Mentor

HACCP Mentor was founded with one simple objective – to make food compliance easy. This is done by helping to educate food handlers, food businesses and the food industry in food safety and food quality compliance requirements.

HACCP Mentor offers VITAL training internationally through their live virtual classrooms. This allows you to get up speed with managing allergens in your food business using the Voluntary Incidental Trace Allergen Labelling (VITAL®) Program. You can save on travel expenses by completing HACCP Mentor’s live virtual face-to-face training from the comfort of your home or office. Small class sizes also allow you to enhance your learning through personalised interaction with both the qualified instructor and other participants. To find out more or to book your course please visit https://haccpmentor.com/training/

Amanda Evans-Lara - Director
ifp Institut für Produktqualität
Berlin, Germany

ifp Institut für Produktqualität is an independent and neutral service laboratory for the food, feed and pharma industry, with particular expertise in the field of allergen testing and allergen management. The company is involved in numerous research projects, and develops and produces innovative food test kits for use in public and industrial laboratories.

The food test kits developed and produced by ifp include: Rapid lateral-flow test kits for the on-site detection of food allergens (distributed by Romer Labs under the trademark AgraStrip); real-time PCR kits for the detection of pathogens, GMO, plant/animal species etc. (distributed by QIAGEN under the trademark mericon); microbiological vitamin test kits in microtiter plates (distributed by R-Biopharm under the trademark VitaFast); enzymatic kits in microtiter plates for the quantitative determination of sugars, organic acids and other metabolites (trademark EnzymeFast).

+49 (0)30 / 74 73 33 - 0
Dr. Wolfgang Weber, General Manager
Integrity Compliance Solutions (ICS)

Integrity Compliance Solutions (ICS) is a Australian-based company offering comprehensive recognised training through William Angliss Institute (RTO).

Our national team of trainers and consultants have a combined 200+ years FMCG technical industry experience in all aspects of Food Safety, specialising in supply chain management and retailer standards. Our value-add options include trainers with current auditing, industry and Standards knowledge. ICS is the only training provider in our field offering interactive virtual training formats - real trainers and real value in real time. ICS provide training and consulting services across Australia, New Zealand and SE Asia - with integrity, trust and transparency.

1300 367 810 or 07 3390 5729
Patrycja McLaughlin, Customer Support Manager
Mérieux NutriSciences
Mérieux NutriSciences is a family owned company which has been active in the field of food safety and nutrition for more than 50 years through its company Silliker.

Mérieux NutriSciences offers companies micro and chemistry laboratory analysis (including but not limited to allergen testing, pathogens, nutrient analysis and shelf life studies), as well as auditing, and label compliance services, catering to all your food safety needs right across the product lifecycle - from farm to fork. Our Australian offices and labs are based in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Perth, however we can also assist on a global scale with our network of services in over 26 other countries, assisting in export and import requirements. Email us at sales.au@mxns.com for further information.

+61 408 071 068
Melissa Makris - National Marketing Manager
QMS Audits Training

QMS Audits is Australia's fastest growing Food Safety and Quality Management Consultancy. Everything we do at QMS Audits comes back to the quality of the service we provide and three keywords. Simple. Realistic. Effective. QMS Adits offers HACCP certification audits, training, consulting and recruitment in a broad range of food businesses from large multinationals to airlines to medium sized food manufacturers and family owned packaging.

QMS Audits Training is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) offering nationally recognised training. We have designed all our courses to enable you to ask specific questions about your business. We offer public and in-house training ranging from HACCP Training, Food Defence & Food Fraud to Freshcare v4.1, SQF, BRC, Internal Auditor and VITAL Training.

Our QMS Audits team of specialists across Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Perth and Brisbane is a highly technical mix of RABSQA/Exemplar Global Food Safety & HACCP Auditors, Microbiologists and Food Scientists, giving us a wide range of technical capability.

1300 404 505
Melissa Saario - Training Manager
Quality Associates Training
Pacific Tower, 737 Burwood Road Hawthorn East, VIC 3123

Quality Associates Training provides tailored ‘Managed Service’ solutions and professional services for clients seeking specialised technical support. Services such as product recall and food safety consulting, training, product development & specification management, product label review against specifications and label requirements, quality control investigations, product testing and quality assurance system checks.

Quality Associates Training are committed to deliver the best and most relevant training experience to its clients. We offer nationally recognised training as a Registered Training Organisation (Quality Associates Training, RTO Number 41341). We also provide industry focussed, specialist training in food safety and quality. Courses can also be tailored to your business’ specific needs.

1300 737 193
Kerri Goodman, Training Development Manager
SAI Global
At SAI Global we understand the challenges of building stakeholder trust and confidence for companies at all stages of maturity. We work with organisations to help them meet stakeholder expectations for quality, safety, sustainability, integrity and desirability in any market and industry worldwide – whilst embedding a critical risk-based thinking and a platform of continual improvement.

Operating in over 130 countries, delivering more than 125,000 audits annually and more than 100,000 people participate in our Assurance training courses each year. • Audit and Inspection – An accredited certifying body with highly experienced auditors • Learning and Training – Extensive range of practical and hands-on courses to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, management system certifications and standards.

1300 727 444
Andrew Nash, Learning Product Portfolio Manager