This course provides an understanding of the elements relating to Australian food labelling requirements. It covers the Food Standards Code, ACCC Consumer Law and NMI Trade Measurement requirements.
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This course provides an understanding of the elements relating to Australian food labelling requirements. It covers the Food Standards Code, ACCC Consumer Law and NMI Trade Measurement requirements. Topics include the new country of origin requirements, health star ratings, product claims and more.
Country of Origin Labelling
New country of origin labelling requirements came into effect in Australia on 1 July 2016. The new requirements are designed to make it easier for customers to understand the origin of products, so they can make a quick yet informed decisions about their food purchases.
This course guides you through which foods the Standard applies to, the priority implementation list, how to calculate the proportion of Australian content, which label statement to use, where to display the country of origin information on your product and more.
• Ability to review and develop valid Food Labels for foods in Australia.
• Ability to use Food Standard Code in relation to Labelling.
• Verification and record keeping requirements for CoOL.
• Use of Australian government CoOL online tool.
• Label requirements under the Food Standards Code, Australian Consumer Law and Weights and Measurement legislation.
• Changes to CoOL legislation and transition arrangements.
• Application of Health Star Ratings to Food Labels.
Upon successful completion of assessment, a certificate of completion will be awarded.
This course is ideal for all Quality Assurance staff
There are no Prerequisites
Does this course have any assessment requirements?
This course has a short test designed to reinforce the key skills and knowledge outcomes and is required to achieve a certificate of completion
How do I access my certificate?
Your Statement of Completion will be sent to you upon successful completion and payment
To whom do I contact in case of any query regarding any of the courses?
For any course-related queries, please email customer support at firstname.lastname@example.org
Do I need access to a workplace to complete the assessment requirements for this course?
No, all assessments are included in this course.
What other courses are relevant to this course?
There are a range of other courses that are relevant to this course and food safety. These include: Principles and Applications of HACCP, Allergen Management, Traceability, Cleaning and Sanitation, Pest Control, Implementing Foreign Body Controls,
- Principles and Applications of HACCP
- Allergen Management
- Cleaning and Sanitation
- Pest Control
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