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The aim of Course 1 (Basic) is to provide knowledge and technical expertise in the field of the controls on contaminants in feed and food, to control officials working in the contaminants sector in the EU Member States and selected non-EU countries, through coverage of the following topics:

  1. Risk assessment in relation to food and feed safety.
  2. Development of risk management measures and tools as regards contaminants in food and feed.
  3. Relationship between contaminants in feed and food with a focus on risk management measures.
  4. Official controls on contaminants along the food chain.
  5. National control plan.
  6. Sampling and analysis for the official control of the MLs for contaminants.
  7. Interpretation of analysis results and follow-up actions.
  8. Integration activity on the common understanding of the legislative framework related to the control of contaminants.

The training session will be conducted in English.



The training session will be held from 18 to 21 September 2018 in Warsaw, Poland.

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