Certifications and Accreditations

Food Safety Certifications and Accreditations

  • Accredited HACCP Training Provider

    International HACCP Alliance
    Recognized by the International HACCP Alliance as meeting the requirements for content and training for hazard analysis and critical controls.

  • ASQ HACCP Auditor

    American Society for Quality
    Demonstrates understanding of the standards and principles of auditing a HACCP-based system.

  • BRC Approved Training Provider

    British Retail Consortium
    Recognized by the British Retail Consortium as a professional individual to deliver the BRC training courses.

  • BRC Registered Auditor

    British Retail Consortium
    Approved by the British Retail Consortium to conduct audits based off of the BRC standard.

  • ISO/IEC 17065:2012 Accredited

    ANSI #1225
    Safe Food Certifications meets the general requirements for bodies certifying products, processes and services.

  • Licensed SQF Training Center

    Safe Quality Foods Institute
    Recognized by the Safe Quality Foods Institute as a professional individual to deliver SQF training courses.

  • SQF Registered Auditor

    Safe Quality Foods Institute
    Approved by the Safe Quality Foods Institute to conduct audits based off of the SQF standard.

Laboratory Certifications and Accreditations

  • ELAP Certified Laboratory

    California Water Board
    Our ELAP-accredited laboratories have demonstrated the capability to analyze environmental samples using approved methods.

  • ISO/IEC 17025:2005 Accredited

    A2LA (# 2754.01)
    DFA of California laboratories meet the general requirements for the competence of testing and calibration.

  • Official Laboratory, JMHLW

    Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare

  • PEC Approved Laboratory

    United States Department of Agriculture
    DFA administers a program for aflatoxin testing of almonds destined for export to the European Union through the Pre-Export Checks program of the Almond Board of California.

  • USDA Certified Aflatoxin Laboratory

    United States Department of Agriculture
    Approved by the USDA Agricultural Marketing Service to perform aflatoxin testing in support of domestic and/or export trade of almonds and pistachios.