The major changes of this MS 1480: 2019 version are the readjustment and amendment of clauses for better flow and understanding. Addition of new terms and definitions, amendment of the Hazard Analysis Worksheet for raw material and packaging material, and deletion of Annex A (Pre-requisite programmes).
This newly published revision replaces MS 1480 2007 (first version). The transition to the new standard will end by 1st September 2020. After this transition date, any existing accredited certificates issued based on MS 1480:2007 will no longer be valid and shall be withdrawn.
Training will includes lecture, case study and group exercises.