Auditors that Care

Safe Food Certifications partners with you every step of the way.

ABOUT US

Safe Food Certifications, LLC, was founded in 2012 (originally as DFA Global Certifications, LLC) and is an independent subsidiary of its parent company, DFA of California, and a sister organization of Safe Food Alliance. Safe Food Certifications is accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and was one of the first certification bodies to be accredited under ISO 17065.

Our Audit Schemes

We provide food scheme certification audits, including:

  • GFSI (Including Pre-assessment)
  • British Retail Consortium (BRC)
  • Safe Quality Food (SQF)
  • HACCP Verification
  • Costco Approved Company - Costco Proprietary Audits
  • FSMA Compliance Audits
  • BRC FSMA Preparedness Module
  • SQF FSMA Voluntary Module
  • Gluten Free Audits
  • Almond Board DV Audits
  • Culture Excellence Module

ACCREDITATIONS & CERTIFICATIONS

Check out our full list of accreditations and qualifications

  • Accredited HACCP Training Provider
  • ASQ HACCP Auditor
  • BRC Approved Training Provider
  • BRC Registered Auditor
  • ISO/IEC 17065:2012 Accredited
  • Licensed SQF Training Center
  • SQF Registered Auditor

Third Party Certification is the best way to earn your customer's trust.

Food safety audits with globally accepted GFSI benchmarked schemes (such as BRC and SQF), International HACCP Alliance approved HACCP verification, Gluten-Free audits, and FSMA Preventive Controls and FSMA FSVP (Foreign Supplier Verification Program) compliance audits help your facility to improve and develop robust food safety plans and to communicate your commitment to producing safe food.

By working with Safe Food Certifications, you will receive one on one customer service, highly trained auditors in your food sector category, and ongoing technical support to achieve your food safety goals.

Safe Food Certifications has a 5 star BRC Rating

We do things differently.

Our team values people – our customers and our employees. When you reach out to begin the process of booking a certification audit you will receive high end customer support from beginning to end from every member of our CB team from our Auditing Services Administrator to the Onsite Auditor and Executive Director. Your success in food safety certification is our top priority.

When inquiring about a certification audit, it does not matter if you are asking about GFSI, HACCP, FSMA, Gluten-Free or another audit scheme our approach and dedication to customer satisfaction will always remain the same. At Safe Food Certifications, we care about the success of your facility and creating safe food.

Your Certification Team

"The Safe Food Certifications auditors are very professional and experienced.
I appreciate your guidance throughout the certification process and being able
to reach someone every time I contact the organization." - Safe Food Certifications Customer

Narayan

Executive Director

Antonio

Antonio Munguia has more than 14 years of experience in the Food Safety & Quality Systems Field. He holds a B.Sc. Biochemistry Engineering & Food Science. He is currently the Technical Director for Safe Food Certifications. He is a SQF, BRC, Gluten-Free & ASQ HACCP Certified Auditor. Antonio is also a BRC Approved Trainer, FSMA Preventive Controls Lead Trainer, FSMA Produce Safety Lead Trainer.

Jose

Food Safety Auditor
Jose has more than 8 years’ experience within the food safety industry. He has experience in quality assurance, laboratory management, and food safety auditing. Jose is a FSMA Produce Safety Trainer, GMP auditor, and HACCP auditor.

JEREMIAH

Vice President of Professional Services Jeremiah Szabo has over 16 years of experience in the food industry working in or providing services to food facilities. Jeremiah is currently the Vice President of Professional Services and is involved in all aspects of the business including laboratory analysis, research, training, consulting, and certification audits. As a member of the Training and Consulting team, Jeremiah is a FSMA Preventive Controls Lead Trainer, FSMA Produce Safety Lead Trainer, BRC and SQF lead auditor.

JON

Senior Food Safety Manager
Jon Kimble is the Senior Food Safety Manager for Safe Food Alliance. In this role, he helps companies achieve their strategic goals through training and consultation, and leads voluntary facility audits in the SQF, HACCP, and Costco schemes. Jon is a FSMA Preventive Controls Lead Trainer, FSMA Produce Safety Lead Trainer, FSMA Foreign Supplier Verification Programs Lead Trainer, an SQF lead auditor, and has 17 years of experience related to quality assurance and food safety.

Working together for you

Our staff is trained to conduct third-party certification audits and also to provide public, on-site, and online training & consulting. This cross-functionality allows us to better serve the needs of the industry.

LET`S BUILD YOUR FOOD SAFETY CULTURE, TOGETHER!

Take a few minutes and send us your requirements and we will be back with a solution.

Safe Food Certifications, LLC, understands the importance of impartiality in carrying out its management system certification activities, manages conflict of interest, and ensures the objectivity of its management system certification activities. Safe Food Certifications services are accessible to all applicants whose activities fall within the scope of its operations. Access to the certification process is not conditional upon the size of the client or membership of any association or group, nor is certification conditional upon the number of certifications already issued

Safe Food Certifications does not provide consulting, training, or laboratory services. While these services are available from our sister organization, Safe Food Alliance, this is the activity of a separate business entity.

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