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FSPCA FSMA Preventive Controls for Human Foods


This training is heavily subsidized by the WSDA’s support through the Specialty Crop Block Grant Program, FDA Cooperative Agreement, and WSU Extension.  The market value of these trainings typically run from $600 to $1200 per person. This training is directed towards small and medium sized Specialty Crop Growers and Processors in the State of Washington. The comprehensive list of the specialty crops can be found on this website:

This 3 day course has been designed by the Food Safety Preventative Controls Alliance (FSPCA) in collaboration with the FDA. It is the ONLY course recognized by FDA at present in meeting their requirements.

By successfully completing this course, you will meet the requirements as a FSPCA Preventive Controls Qualified Person who can manage a food safety preventive controls program in accordance with the Hazard Analysis and Preventive Controls Rule of the US Food and Drug Administration.

Refreshments, course materials, certificates, and lunches are included with the fee.

FSPCA Preventive Controls for Human Foods
February 15-17, 2019
Fee: $475

Washington State University
Food Science Human Nutrition Building
1945 Ferdinand’s Lane
Rooms:  103/155
Pullman, WA 99164
**Course is limited to 30 attendees and is now full.  Please contact Cathy Blood to be placed on the waiting list,**

February 15: 1:45 pm check-in, 2 pm – 8 pm
February 16-17: 8 am – 5 pm

Read the latest Preventive Controls for Human Food: An Overview – Extension Informational Document.

Please email Cathy Blood, if you wish to join our email distribution list to be notified about the training.

Cancellations Policy

Cancellations will be accepted until 10 days to the course, and the registration fee, less $50 will be refunded. After that time, no refunds will be made for cancellations.

Substitution Policy

Substitutions will be allowed at any time. For additional information please contact our office at 509-335-2845.

Payment Policy

Your registration is not final until full payment is received. Please send check payments prior to beginning of the course. Course materials will only be available for paid attendees. We accept checks for payments.

If you have questions or problems with registration, please contact Cathy Blood via email.