SQF Training Course - Implementing SQF 2000 Systems - Chicago Mar 20-21

Thursday, March 20 (1am) - Friday, March 21, 2008 (1am US/Eastern)
The Oaks Hotel and Conference Center
300 S. Frontage Road [map]
Burr Ridge, IL 60527-6927


The objective of these courses is to provide a common approach to implementing SQF Systems. Upon completion, you will have a full understanding of the SQF program and meet the SQF training requirements to be designated as an SQF Practitioner. An understanding of the application of HACCP principles is mandatory for anyone attending this course.

IM-1 Introduction & Overview of the Course
IM-2 About Quality, Customers and the Cost of Quality
IM-3 The SQF Codes
IM-4 The SQF 2000 Code
IM-5 SQF 2000 Code – Property Location, Building/Plant & Equipment Design and Construction
IM-6 SQF 2000 Code – Pre-requisite Programs
IM-7 The SQF 2000 Food Safety Plan
IM-8 The SQF 2000 Food Quality Plan
IM-9 Implementing and Maintaining Your SQF System
IM-10 Auditing an SQF System – an Overview

Classes start at 8.30 a.m. each day and end at 5.30 p.m.

The SQF systems training course fee is $400.00 per attendee. A 20% discount is available for 2 or more participants from the same company. Groups must register at the same time.


For general questions about SQF meetings, workshops or training, please email Amanda Bond-Thorley or call 202-220-0606. For questions about auditor or consultant registration, please email Margot Hall-Gurne or call 202-220-0810.

Related Web Pages and Sites:
SQF Institute

Registration Includes:

Registration fee includes workshop materials and lunch

Is Media Allowed?


General Hotel Information:

Hotel information:

Please call the hotel directly to make reservations. Mention the SQF/FMI meeting to get a $ 99/ night rate:

The Oaks Hotel and Conference Center
300 S. Frontage Road
Burr Ridge, IL
Tel: 630-225-7417

The hotel is conveniently located just 11 miles from Midway Airport and O’Hare International Airport and just 18 miles from downtown Chicago. There is a shuttle service from Midway Airport.

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