How to Safeguard Your Preventive Actions of Physical Contaminants

What is included in this Mastery Module Physical Contaminants

  • Required Level: Senior QA-professional / QA-manager / QC-manager

  • This Module is A Part Of The QFS Mastery Program. This Module Contains ± 1.5 Hours Of Video Lessons With Explanations HOW You Can Create And Implement A Successful Approach To Physical Contaminants Management. You have 1 year access to all the video lessons and downloads. This will give you enough time to implement what is needed.

  • Explanations Of HOW To Use The Downloads That You Can Implement. Go To 'Bundle Includes' To See Which Video's And Downloads You Will Get In This Module.

  • Subtitles for Video's are available in the following languages: English, Spanish, French, German and Dutch. Downloads are available in the following languages: English, Spanish and Dutch

  • Identify all relevant Physical Contaminants for your company. Create Your Foreign Object Heat Map. Identify all existing Preventive Measures of Your Facility. Know the major sources of Physical Contaminants

  • Identify and know in which areas Physical Contaminants occur and where the preventive actions might not be sufficient

  • Receive tips for Foreign Object control engagement of the work force

  • Have your Business Case build on Your Typical Costs of Foreign Objects and KNOW the Investment to Improve Your Situation. Learn Which Improvements You can make in Your Work to get Food Safety on a Higher Level. Learn HOW to INFLUENCE Your Stakeholders. Learn HOW You and Your Colleagues can Implement Improvements on a Project Management basis

  • When You Have Finished All The Steps Of This Mastery Module You Can Download Your Certificate

  • As Part Of this Module You Have Three times a Half-Hour one-on-one coaching session with one of our Coaches. During This Coaching Session, You Can Ask All The Questions You Have Regarding This Topic To Our Coaches

Why Physical Contaminants Management Is A Challenge

Here are some of the typical situations you might recognize in your current Physical Contaminants Management:

  • Your Customer found a Foreign Object in your product - AGAIN
  • Management and Maintenance change the equipment or tools without consulting QA
  • You implemented CCP's and/or OPRP's on Foreign Objects and now you want to focus on Preventive Actions
  • In the PreRequisite Program you mention that preventive measures are in place and you know you still have challenges with these foreign objects
  • You received non-conformity on Foreign Object Management
  • You were facing a recall on Foreign Objects
  • You sound like a broken record... forever repeating to your colleagues to follow the rules - with little effect

And there might be many other situations in your facility...

... the question is: are you happy with your Physical Contaminants Management and what can you do to create a well-functioning preventive Physical Contaminants Management Program?

=> Join our Mastery Module and start making a difference in Physical Contaminants Management in your organization!

Let's start with the Preventive Safeguards of Foreign Objects!

QFS Mastery Module: Physical Contaminants

This Module contains video lessons with hands-on tools and downloads to help you to map out your actions in order to create and implement a well-functioning preventive safeguards of Foreign Objects within weeks. 

By implementing our road map, you will get more engagement of the work force for Foreign Object Control and you will have a clear structure of your Foreign Object Control program. 

People will use your Foreign Object Control when they understand why it is important and agree with the how this needs to be performed in your organization. The Foreign Object Control system will be owned by everyone in your organization via the process which we will teach you during the workshop. And you will be seen as an EXPERT in your field.

The price of this Module is $349.00 (± €330,-), and it includes one year access to the video lessons, templates and all the downloads via the Food Safety University. After following all steps you can download your certificate.

Are you facing a hurdle while implementing all you have learned? During this year you can schedule three times a one-on-one Zoom-call of 30 minutes with one of the Coaches of Food Safety Experts. You can schedule the meeting when you need it!

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What You Get in this Mastery Module

Exactly the boost you need HOW to Upgrade Your Physical Contaminants Management System

    1. 1. Welcome and Agenda Module Physical Contaminants - Duration video ± 2 minutes

    2. 1a. Map - Have an accurate map at hand

    3. 2. Foreign Object Sources - Duration video ± 6 minutes

    4. 3. Prevention and Detection of Foreign Objects - Duration video ± 26 minutes

    5. 3a. Foreign Object Detection Systems - Duration video ± 8 minutes

    6. 4. Foreign Object Complaints and Investigation - Duration video ± 2.5 minutes

    7. 5. Identify all classes of Foreign Objects in Your Facility - Duration video ± 3 minutes

    8. 5a. Explanation Download Foreign Objects Classes - Duration ± 3 minutes

    9. 5b. Explanation Download Use of Macro's - Duration ± 1.5 minutes

    10. 5c. DOWNLOAD: Foreign Objects Classes

    11. 6. Create a Heat Map of all sources of Foreign Objects - Duration video ± 2 minutes

    12. 6a. Explanation download Template Head Map Foreign Objects - Duration video ± 2.5 minutes

    13. 6b. Download: Template Head Map Foreign Objects

    14. 7. Evaluate existing preventive measures - Duration video ± 2 minutes

    15. 7a Explanation download Overview Existing Preventive Measures- Duration video ± 2 minutes

    16. 7b. DOWNLOAD: Overview existing preventive measures

    17. 8. How to have and keep a clean environment and stop the Maintenance Department from being a bringer of Foreign Objects - Duration video ± 1 minutes

    18. 8a. DOWNLOAD: Presentation 5S

    19. 9. Evaluate the existing detection systems and whether you need to have more - Duration video ± 2.5 minutes

    20. 9a. Explanation download Foreign Object related CCP/OPRP Evaluation matrix - Duration video ± 4 minutes

    21. 9b. DOWNLOAD: Foreign Object related CCP / OPRP evaluation matrix

    22. 10. How to create engagement of the work force regarding Foreign Object controls - Duration video ± 2 minutes

    23. 10a. DOWNLOAD: Overview Tips for Foreign Object control engagement of the work force

    24. 11. How to create a Business Case with realistic annual costs - Duration video ± 4.5 minutes

    25. 11a. Explanation download Foreign Object Business Case - Duration video ± 4 minutes

    26. 11b. DOWNLOAD: Foreign Object Cost Estimation Tool

    27. 12. Explanation video Checklist Stakeholder Management - Duration video ± 3 minutes

    28. 12a. DOWNLOAD: checklist Stakeholder management

    29. 13. How to get everyone moving towards an effective approach of Physical Contaminants - Duration video ± 10 minutes

    30. 13a. DOWNLOAD: Project Plan template for an Effective approach of Your Physical Contaminants

    31. 14. How to use and create your time line towards an effective approach of Physical Contaminants? - Duration video ± 1,5 minutes

    32. 14a. DOWNLOAD: Time line template to manage the effective approach of your Physical Contaminants

    33. 15. What is next? - Duration video ± 4 minutes

    34. Coaching: One-on-One Coaching Session (three times 30 minutes when you need it!)

    35. Evaluation Of This Module

About this Mastery Module

  • $349.00
  • 35 lessons
  • 1 hour of video content

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