February 2017 FSMA Training - Foreign Supplier Verification (FSVP) Participant Training

Wednesday, February 8 (8am) - Thursday, February 9, 2017 (5pm US/Eastern)
Food Marketing Institute
2345 Crystal Drive [map]
Suite 800
Arlington, VA 22202-4813

THE CLASS IS FULL-REGISTRATION CLOSED. Please visit http://www.fmi.org/forms/meeting/MeetingFormPublic/view?id=45003F00000483 to find out about the Foreign Supplier Verification (FSVP) Training Class being offered at FMI, March 8-9, 2017.

FMI will be offering the Foreign Supplier Verification (FSVP) Training that was developed by the Food Safety Preventive Controls Alliance (FSPCA). This course is designed to help you understand and comply with the FSVP rule and was developed by experts from industry, academia and regulatory, with consultation from FDA.

The course will be taught by FSPCA Lead Instructors for FSVP and will provide participants with an understanding of the requirements of the FSMA FSVP rule for importers of food for humans and animals.

For more information about FSMA Final Rule on Foreign Supplier Verification Programs (FSVP) for Importers of Food for Humans and Animals, visit http://www.fda.gov/food/guidanceregulation/fsma/ucm361902.htm

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Registration Includes:

-Course materials
-Continental breakfast and afternoon snacks both days (lunch is on your own)
-Certificate of Completion (you will have access to a downloadable certificate from FSPCA)

Who Should Attend:

The FSVP course is designed for the FSVP importer who will be taking responsibility for fulfilling the requirements of the FSVP rule.

Meeting Attire:

Business casual

Registration Fees:

These fees are available through 01/09/2017
Name Price
FMI Member Attendee $749.00  
Non-Member $899.00  
SQF Practitioner/Auditor Attendee $749.00  

Cancellation and Other Policies:


Because of the firm commitments of conference arrangements (and unforeseen weather), FMI cannot refund the registration fee for any registrations or cancellations received after January 31, 2017.

This course is currently being piloted by FSPCA. In the unlikely event that course materials are not available from FSPCA, this course will be cancelled by January 31, 2017.

Registrations can be transferred to another company employee at any point prior to the conference.

Is Media Allowed?


General Hotel Information:

A room block has not been arranged for this meeting. Hotels near FMI's office can be found at this link:


Travel Information:

FMI is located at 2345 Crystal Drive, Suite 800, Arlington, VA 22202