Seminar - Introduction to Multi-angle Light Scattering: Theory and Applications

When August 4, 2021, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where Virtual Online

WILL PENNY, Wyatt Technology

Preventive Controls for Human Foods

When August 17, 2021 8:30 AM to August 19, 2021 5:00 PM
Where Valley Forge/Phoenixville. PA

The Preventive Controls for Human Foods Certification Workshop provides the credentials to meet FDA requirements for development and implementation of HACCP based systems as part of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) regulations.

Fundamentals of HACCP - Glen Mills, PA

When September 1, 2021 8:30 AM to September 2, 2021 4:30 PM
Where Glen Mills, PA

Fundamentals of HACCP is a 2 day basic course in HACCP (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point) taught by certified instructors with extensive experience in food safety training. Particular emphasis is on FDA regulated food products including fresh-cut fruits and vegetables (and mushrooms), juice and cider, baked goods, confections, snack foods, and egg and dairy products. This course is certified through International HACCP Alliance.

Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point Programs for Meat and Poultry Processors (HACCP) -University Park, PA

When September 7, 2021 8:30 AM to September 9, 2021 5:30 PM
Where University Park, PA

This course covers the fundamentals of HACCP (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point) and the application in meat and poultry processing operations. It provides the participant with hands-on experience in developing a HACCP plan. This course is certified by the International HACCP Alliance and meets USDA requirements for HACCP training.

Cultured Dairy Products Short Course

When September 21, 2021 7:30 AM to September 23, 2021 6:00 PM
Where Erickson Food Science Building, University Park

This 3-day course begins with an overview of cultured product processing, dairy ingredients, and starter cultures. These principles are applied in lectures on the manufacture of buttermilk, cottage cheese, cream cheese, sour cream, yogurt, Greek-style yogurt, cultured milk drinks, and novel products.

Preventive Controls for Human Foods

When September 21, 2021 8:30 AM to September 23, 2021 5:00 PM
Where Pittsburgh, PA

The Preventive Controls for Human Foods Certification Workshop provides the credentials to meet FDA requirements for development and implementation of HACCP based systems as part of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) regulations.

Food Defense - Pittsburgh, PA

When September 28, 2021, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Where Pittsburgh, PA

This course covers the fundamentals of developing and implementing a food defense plan which includes conducting a vulnerability assessment and implementing mitigation strategies to reduce the risk of intentional contamination. The course is designed to comply with FDA’s FSMA regulation - Mitigation Strategies to Protect Food Against Intentional Adulteration and allow the attendee to be considered a “qualified individual”.

Foreign Supplier Verification (FVSP) for Importers - Pittsburgh, PA

When September 29, 2021 8:30 AM to September 30, 2021 3:30 PM
Where Pittsburgh, PA

The Foreign Supplier Verification Program Workshop (VSVP) provides the credentials to meet FDA requirements for development and implementation of the Foreign Supplier Verification Program as part of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) regulations.

Food Science Tailgate

When October 2, 2021
Where Erickson Food Science Building

Join us for our annual Food Science Tailgate. A fun event before the game and an opportunity to reconnect with alumni, friends, faculty, staff, and students while learning what’s new on campus and in the Food Science Department.

Food Safety and Sanitation for Food Manufacturers

When October 12, 2021 to October 14, 2021
Where Erickson Food Science Building, University Park

The Food Safety and Sanitation for Food Manufacturers Short Course is a comprehensive 2 1/2-day program on the essentials of sanitation in food processing plants.

Pasteurizer Operators Workshop

When October 26, 2021 7:30 AM to October 28, 2021 3:00 PM
Where Erickson Food Science Building, University Park

Participants in this 3 day course will gain knowledge on the operational and regulatory procedures used for pasteurization, with an emphasis on milk.

The Science and Art of Cheese Making Short Course

When November 8, 2021 7:45 AM to November 11, 2021 4:30 PM
Where 252 Rodney A. Erickson Food Science Building

Farmstead and artisan dairy processors and others interested in cheese that take this course will gain knowledge of the materials and processes used to make specialty cheese and learn techniques to improve their business. This 4 day course begins with a focus on the materials used for cheese making. Knowledge of milk composition and milk microbiology combined with good sanitation practices form the foundation for consistent manufacture of high quality cheese.

Ice Cream Short Course

When January 9, 2022 to January 15, 2022
Where The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center, University Park

Learn the ins and outs of ice cream manufacturing as knowledgeable instructors take you from "Cow to Cone" at the 129th Penn State Ice Cream Short Course.

Ice cream 101, Introduction to Frozen Dessets

When January 28, 2022 11:00 AM to January 30, 2022 5:00 PM
Where University Park

This annual course focuses on the small-scale manufacturing of frozen desserts and those interested in ice cream.