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Eoin Philip Kelly

President

FSSC Approves Kelmac Group’s FSSC Training Courses

August 02, 2018

We are delighted to announce our approval by FSSC as an approved Training Provider to deliver FSSC 22000 Certified Foundation, Internal Auditor and Lead Auditor training courses.Globally FSSC 22000 is one of the leading Food Safety Management System and GFSI Approved Certification Schemes, marking our approval as a leading ISO & FSSC 22000 Training Organization as a … Continue reading FSSC Approves Kelmac Group’s FSSC Training Courses


Gerard Kelly

Senior Food Safety Consultant & CEO

12 Key Changes Under ISO 22000:2018

July 02, 2018

ISO 22000:2018, the international food safety management system standard that specifies the requirements to ensure safe production within the entire food chain, from farm to fork, was published by ISO on June 19th, 2018. Aimed at all organizations in the food and feed industries, regardless of size, sector or geographical location, ISO 22000:2018 is structured to … Continue reading 12 Key Changes Under ISO 22000:2018


IRCA Certified FSSC 22000 Lead Auditor Training Course

April 03, 2017

Another successful IRCA Certified FSSC 22000 Lead Auditor Training Course took place last week in Chicago and Kelmac Group® would like to take this time to thank all who attended and helped make it such a success. We hope you had as much fun with the learning experience as we did delivering it. The IRCA … Continue reading IRCA Certified FSSC 22000 Lead Auditor Training Course


Limerick-founded SME Kelmac Group collaborates with Lero on a €280,000 R&D Project

February 08, 2017

Limerick-founded SME Kelmac Group collaborates with Lero on a €280,000 R&D project to transform it into global internet player–       Kelmac Group® to double Irish workforce and open international R&D technology centre at Plassey Technological Park, Limerick Limerick, Wednesday, 8th February, 2017: Kelmac Group®, a Limerick based standards and compliance company, is collaborating with Lero, the Irish … Continue reading Limerick-founded SME Kelmac Group collaborates with Lero on a €280,000 R&D Project


Eoin Philip Kelly

President

What is FSSC 22000 Certification? What training classes are there?

January 09, 2016

The standard that the organization will adopt will depend on many aspects, such as but not limited to the nature of their business, regulatory requirement, type of product (s), customer preference or requirement, standard recognition or contractual requirement. FSSC 22000 is comprised of ISO 22000:2005 (overall guidelines/requirements for food safety management systems) and ISO 22002-1:2009 (prerequisite requirements for food manufacturing). In simple terms, FSSC 22000 specifies requirements for a Food Safety System that demonstrates that food safety hazards are controlled so that food is safe at the time of human consumption. It has generally been adopted amongst leading recognizable brands such as Kraft, Coca-Cola, General M…


Eoin Philip Kelly

President

FSSC 22000 Certification Training – a little Kelmac Group history

March 25, 2015

Our History with ISO 22000 (now FSSC 22000) To date, we have delivered ISO 22000 training in over 15 countries and our training classes have been translated into Arabic, Spanish, Turkish as well as being available in English. We worked with IRCA & FSAI to develop the specifications for FSMS training that training organizations would seek approval against and gained formal IRCA approval for FSMS training in 2003. We hold the title of the oldest IRCA approved training provider of ISO 22000 in the world. In fact, in the early years, we delivered approximately 20%* of IRCA recognised FSMS training programs in the world – of course, at that time, between 2005 – 2009 (*approx. – based on IRCA published annual statistics), the s…

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