Certificate in  Food Safety Management System (FSMS)


The Food Safety and Management System programme by FFSQ offers a comprehensive overview of the key elements under ISO 22000, i.e. Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), Prerequisite Programmes (PRPs), Hazard Analysis and Critical Points (HACCP), Management requirements, Statutory conditions etc. and how to implement these in an organization effectively. The programme is designed with a purpose to make the participants understand the basic purpose of FSMS “ to ensure the manufacture, storage, distribution and sale of safe food.

The programme encompasses a global perspective towards industry-based case studies, highlighting the issues and failures currently facing the industry followed by detailed discussions about how to troubleshoot the respective issues. The comprehensive overview will assist an individual understand the requirements of ISO 22000 within the context of a company; learn about the specific clauses within the standards; establish the importance of ISO documentation. Also, the individual will be proficient to undertake performance improvement of the food safety system and gain an overview of risk assessment and certification procedures.

Programme Structure

Module 1 : Introduction to GMP & PRP in the food industry

Module 2 : Global Food regulatory Authorities

Module 3 : Concept of HACCP implementation, Hazards and Risks

Module 4 : ISO 22000: Food Safety Management System

Module 5 : Role of Management in FSMS in a Food Industry

Module 6 : FSMS Auditing, types of Audits and CAPA reports

Module 7 : Food Safety System Certification 22000 (FSSC 22000): Introduction & Audit Requirements

Module 8 : Case Studies.


Any graduation/ B.tech/ B.Sc. in Microbiology/ Life Sciences/ Botany/ Zoology/ Food Science/ Food Technology/ BE/ B.Pharma/ MBBS/ BDS/ BHMS/ BUMS/ BAMS or any other discipline. Diploma holders are eligible for our Executive Diploma, Industry Certificate, and Certificate Programmes.

Programme Duration

The duration of the training is 5 days.


The registration dates for this programme run by the Institute are updated timely on the webpage. Effective Online learning tools incorporated into the design of the webpage make the programme lectures and online live classes easily accessible. This gives a huge window of self-regulated and self-paced performance to the participants.

Programme Deliverables

The accompanying training is appropriately aligned with the current Industry’s expectations.

  • – Interactive or online live sessions on all key areas of the programme giving all flexibility to the participants.
  • – All the efforts are made by IGMPI faculty members to make the entire programme modules easily understandable.
  • – Assessment and evaluation for all the programme modules in order to enhance the levels of competencies and skills of the participants leading towards the objective of application in the job.
  • – At the end of each programme modules, the trainers shall obtain feedback from the participants using specially designed questionnaires.
  • – All learning and training delivery initiatives shall be conducted in English.

Assessment & Certification

Online assessment will be conducted at the end of the programme and after successful completion; the participants will be awarded Certificate in Food Safety Management System (FSMS) in Food by Faculty of Food Safety and Quality, IGMPI.

Placement Assistance & Corporate Relations

The Institute has partnered with many organizations for providing with placement assistance to in its participants. The robust placement cell comprises of senior level Human Resources professionals and Talent Acquisition experts which maintains close links with business and industry. We are engaged in promoting the employability of our participants by maintaining good rapport and relation with HR cell and recruiting managers of leading Food and Agriculture companies across the globe. The efforts of our placement cell also include helping with professional resume writing, interview skills & conducting mock interviews etc.

In recent Months the Institute has witnessed more and more participation from professionals working global food giants like Nestle India Ltd., Britannia Industries, Godrej Consumer Products, TATA Consumer Products, Marico Limited, Varun Beverages, MTR Foods, Mondelez India, Parle Agro, Heritage Foods, Vadilal Industries, ITC Limited, Kwality Dairy India Limited, PepsiCo India, KRBL Limited etc, McChain Food India Ltd., Haldiram’s, Mother Dairy etc.

Future career prospects

Industry Certificate in FSMS is a professional programme targeted to cater the food industry requirement of trained food professionals. The information, guidance, practical training and off programme completion certificate will provide the participant with not one but many opportunities in the industry. This would come true in form of job roles and positions like that of auditors, quality assurance executives, quality managers, position in NPD team, food consultants, food journalism, chefs, food safety officers in catering industry, food entrepreneurs and many more.

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