Sanitary Transport of Human and Animal Food

This online course meets the training requirements for the FDAs ruling on the Sanitary Transportation Regulation for the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).
Sanitary Transport of Human and Animal Food - Online Courses
Skill Level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Length of Access: 365 days
Sections: 4
Length: 1 hour, 30 minutes
Language: English
Note: This course offers a certificate of completion.

Starting at FREE

Starting at FREE


This course provides you with the necessary training to meet requirements of the FDAs Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) within your company. The ruling on the Sanitary Transport of Human and Animal Food is the FDAs effort to protect foods from farm to table. FSMA was established in 2011, and in April of 2017 the FDA applied their ruling to sanitary transport.

In this self-paced course, you learn how to safely transport food in all stages of the transportation process. Through videos and short readings, you learn about regulations, hazards associated with food during transportation, basic safety procedures, and company procedures and documentation. To receive your certificate of completion, you must pass four short quizzes with a minimum score of 80%.

Who is this for?
  • People working in food transportation (shipper, carrier, loader, receiver)
What will you learn?

You will learn how to:

  • understand the Sanitary Transportation Regulation
  • recognize hazards associated with food during transportation
  • follow basic safety procedures
  • implement best practices regarding company procedures and documentation


Food safety training – HACCP, FSMA Preventive Controls, ServSafe, volunteer organizations, farmers’ markets, etc Control of food spoilage and foodborne pathogens Quality systems – sanitation, allergens, environmental testing, sustainability and auditing Food processing and preservation Food supply chain – supplier control, traceability and recall FSMA - Preventive controls for human food FSMA - Preventive controls for animal feed

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