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GLOBAL Animal Wellness Standard (GAWS)

Training location : Virtual

Training start date : 27 October 2022

Training duration : 1 day(s)

Course Overview :

Course Objective: This one day course has been developed to help companies manage their risk through a single certification. The standards apply to beef cattle, dairy cattle, pigs, small ruminants, meat poultry and egg-laying poultry. The standards provide a tool to determine that the key elements of an animal welfare management system are in place within an organization, and focus on animal welfare, animal health, feeding, housing and husbandry.

Target Audience :

  • Ag Sector Professionals
  • Auditors
  • Certification Managers
  • Facility Managers
  • Food Safety & Quality Personnel
  • Growers/Producers
  • HACCP Personnel
  • Inspectors
  • Internal auditors
  • Operations/Maintenance/Sanitation
  • Owners/Operations of Food Business
  • Plant Managers/Supervisors
  • Production Managers/Supervisors
  • Public Health Inspectors
  • QA/QC Personnel
  • Quality Systems Coordinators
  • Regulatory Authorities & Personnel
  • Supply Chain Managers
  • Training Personnel

Training Contents :

To help companies manage their risk through a single certification, NSF’s Global Animal Wellness Standards (GAWS) were created. The standards apply to beef cattle, dairy cattle, pigs, small ruminants, meat poultry and egg-laying poultry. The standards provide a tool to determine that the key elements of an animal welfare management system are in place within an organization, and focus on animal welfare, animal health, feeding, housing and husbandry.

This course is designed for auditors and internal auditors with practical knowledge and experience within the protein supply chain, provides an overview of the five Management System Components that make up the core of the standard.

Program Benefits

At the end of the program, you will be able to:

    • Adopt a management system approach to animal welfare audits
    • Conduct an audit of the system components of the GAWS
    • Begin to adopt a risk-based approach to auditing animal welfare

Other dates for this training :

Training price in ZAR

3100.00 Incl VAT.

Register for this training

Please complete one registration form per person wishing to attend course(s). Your booking will be confirmed on receipt of payment.

The following cancellation fees will apply and invoiced after registration is confirmed:

  • Within ten working days of the training date: 50% of the training cost.
  • Within five working days of the training date: 75% of the training cost.
  • On the day of training: 100% of the training cost.

Notifications of cancellations must be in writing. (i.e. E-mail)

To qualify for 10% discount, register one month before the training date. Contact us for discounted group quotes.

Contact us for discounted group quotes.