Clemson University

Better Process Control School

The Better Process Control School is a 2-4 day school designed for manufacturers of shelf stable, acidified and low acid foods. FDA regulations in 21 CFR 108, 113, and 114 require that acidified and low acid food manufacturers operate with a certified supervisor on hand at all times during production. This BPCS also meets U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) regulations 9 CFR 318.300 and 381.300 for shelf stable, thermally processed meat and poultry products.  Includes lunches and course materials.

Monday, September 27 at 8:30am to 5:00pm

More dates through September 30, 2021

Clemson Applied Technology Building, Emeritus classroom 511 Westinghouse Rd, Pendleton, SC 29670

Event Type

Cooperative Extension


Cooperative Extension Service, Statewide, Food Systems and Safety

Target Audience

General Public



$600 Acidified Foods, Monday & Tuesday $950 Low Acid Canned Foods, Monday-Thursday

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Frances Seel

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Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service offers its programs to people of all ages, regardless of race, color, gender, religion, national origin, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or family status and is an equal opportunity employer. If you need special accommodations due to a disability in order to participate in a class, please notify Frances Seel at 864-646-2166, not less than a week prior to class.


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