FSSC 22000 Food safety

Internal Auditor Training Program based on FSSC 22000 Version 5.1

Understand the basic requirements of ISO 22000:2018 standard

Understand the basic requirements of ISO 22000:2018 standard


5th - 6th February 2024: Internal Auditor Training Program on FSMS based on FSSC 22000 Version 5.1 Standard | Time: 9:30 am to 6:00 pm

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about the Course

This FSSC 22000 internal auditor training program is structured to provide an overall understanding of ISO 22000:2018 food safety management system requirements, sector-specific prerequisite programs (PRPs), (ISO/TS 22002-x-series or other specific PRP standard), and FSSC 22000 additional requirements.

This 2-day FSSC 22000 internal auditor training course based on FSSC 22000 Ver 5.1 standard, will be conducted by our experienced auditors and tutors. They have extensive knowledge and experience in conducting audits providing trainings to numerous organisations from diverse industries. They will share their experiences and expertise on ISO 22000:2018 standards requirements. 

ISO 22000 internal Auditor Course objectives

The basic objective of this ISO 22000 internal auditor training and certification program based on FSSC 22000 Ver 5.1 is to make the participants aware about the basic requirements of ISO 22000:2018 standard and enable learners to successfully plan and conduct internal audits based on the applicable standards.

At the end of the FSSC Internal Auditor training program based on FSSC 22000 Ver 5.1, the delegates will be able to:

understand the concept of risk based thinking for any organization in the food chain
understand the requirements of ISO 22000:2018 standards
understand sector specific PRP’s e.g. ISO /TS 22002-1
understand the requirements of FSSC 22000 Additional requirements
understand the documented information requirements based on ISO 22000:2018 standards, documented procedure, documents and records required as per this standard
understand the statutory & regulatory requirements of the standard
understand the ISO 19011 standards interpreting it to auditing requirements


1. What’s new in ISO 22000:2018?
Difference between ISO 22000:2005 and ISO 22000:2018
FSMS and QMS Principles
PDCA & Process approach
Risk based thinking
Food Safety Hazards, PRPs, etc.

2. Introduction to FSSC 22000 Ver 5.1
Updates on requirements of Ver 5.1
Unannounced audit, Blackout days, etc.

3. ISO 22000:2018-Context of Organisation
Context of the Organisation needs and expectations of interested parties
Leadership commitments, etc.

4. ISO 22000:2018-Planning
Risks and Opportunities

5. ISO 22000:2018-Resources
Resources requirements
Competency etc.

6. ISO 22000:2018-Operations
PRP, Hazard Analysis, traceability, RM & PM characteristics
Handling emergencies 
Verification & Validation
• Handling Non-conformities, Recall, etc.

7. ISO 22000:2018-Performance Evaluation & Improvements
Internal Audit
Management Review

8. PRP- ISO/TS 220002-1
18 clauses & its importance

9. FSSC 22000 Additional Requirements
Food Fraud- TACCP
Food Défense – VACCP
Allergen Management
Environmental monitoring, etc.

10. ISO 19011:2018 Audit Management guidelines as per ISO 19011:2018
Along with exercises and workshop for better understanding of the standard requirements


Food Safety Management representatives 
Managers and core group members responsible for establishing, implementing, maintaining, auditing, and improving Food Safety Management Systems
Professionals who have a role to play in the implementation of Food Safety Management System
Newly FSSC Certified Client Or to be certified client representative
The Organization representatives certified for FSSC 22000 Ver 5.0
Personnel from certification body, consultants, technical and Quality Managers who are interested in learning FSSC requirements


2 days


Participants will be assessed through a 50 marks objective type examination (open book) at the end of the course
Minimum passing% criteria: 60%.( 30 Marks)


TÜV SÜD certificate of “Internal Auditor training program on FSSC 22000 ver 5.1” will be issued to participants only after successful completion based on performance during the course and in written examination 
Others who have not successfully completed the course will be issued a certificate of attendance



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