Traceability - Understanding the Requirements

Programme Coordinator: Lulanie Swanepoel
Course Level
Supplementary
Duration
One Day
OVERVIEW & OBJECTIVES

Traceability is the ability to trace, follow and uniquely identify a product unit through a defined production operation or supply chain.

Traceability systems provide information on the history of a product and/or locate it within the supply chain. They help identify the cause of a nonconformity and aid product withdrawal and/or recall. They may also improve an organisation’s effectiveness and productivity. This training course will cover establishing, implementing and maintaining a traceability system.

Course Objectives

  • To equip delegates with knowledge of traceability systems
  • To implement and maintain a traceability system
OUTLINE
  • Why traceability?
  • Its fundamentals
  • Organisation and planning
  • Implementation
  • Providing evidence of traceability
  • Documentation and record keeping
  • Practical application

A certificate of attendance will be issued once the course has been successfully completed.

ENTRY LEVEL REQUIREMENTS
Delegates must be comfortable communicating in English and need suitable reading and writing skills.
LANGUAGE
Presented in English
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
  • Staff responsible for setting up and managing traceability systems
  • Employees involved in procuring raw materials
  • Quality-assurance staff
  • Those involved in technical and supply-chain management
COURSE DATES & ENROLMENT

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdown, we are not currently running face-to-face training. However, a number of our courses are running online - either by way of webinar-style training or learn-at-your-own-pace courses. Get in touch with our team via the link below to discuss training availability and options to suit your needs.

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