IDA (HQ) empanelled as Training Partner of FSSAI for FoSTaC

IDA has been empanelled as Training Partner of FSSAI to provide Food Safety training for the training of trainers and training of food safety supervisors. The empanelment is restricted to providing Training and Certification under FoSTaC.

According to section 16(3)h of the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India has to ensure training of persons who are, or intend to become involved in food business, whether as food business operators or employees or otherwise. It has been decided that it would be mandatory for all food businesses having Central License or State License to have at least one trained and certified Food Safety Supervisor for every 25 food handlers or part thereof on all their premises.

IDA is now prepared to start FoSTaC training programme at its renovated and well-equipped IDA House at R.K. Puram, New Delhi. IDA will invite the dairy processing plants to nominate their staff for training beginning from November 2018.