PIC Food Safety

This scheme is based on ISO 17024 & Dubai Municipality-Public Food Safety Department guidelines . please find the below the details for the certification. 

PIC Food Safety

PIC Food Safety level 2 & 3 scheme 

Validity of Certificate 5 YEARS-Validity of online verification 10 years 

Education & Training

  • At least Secondary education level or higher and Each certified Person in Charge shall possess knowledge of food safety principles and practices. 
  • verifiable Training evidence by IRCP Approved training center 

Skill Examination

Pass Written Examinations by IRCP . The nominated PIC should score not less than 20 out of 30 for Level 1 and Level 2 examinations and 40 out of 60 for the Level 3 examination.

Work Experience

Applicants for Specified grade must provide verifiable evidence as bellow:-

  • At least 1 Years of experience in same field with Passport copy with visa residence page/Emirates ID card.
  • Employer (include contact details)
  • Dates of Employment: and
  • Roles, responsibilities (job description) and achievements.

Trainer of PIC Food Safety

Trainer of  PIC Food Safety level 2 & 3 scheme 

Validity of Certificate 5 YEARS-Validity of online verification 10 years 

Education & Training

  • Trainers should hold a verifiable Degree, Diploma or an Advanced Certificate that
    encompasses one or more of the following topics:
    – Environmental/Public Health
    – Food Science or Food Technology
    – Food Safety/HACCP
    – Food Establishment Management in the hotel, restaurant, or retail sectors
    – Food Microbiology.
    (The minimum duration of the certificate course should be 6 months)
  • Trainers should hold a teaching qualification recognised by the Food Control Department. Either a Certificate, or a Degree in Education, or a certified Train the Trainer should be sufficient.

Skill Examination

Pass Written Examinations by IRCP . 

Work Experience

  • Trainer should have at least two year’s experience in food safety related job responsibility in one or more of the following areas:
    – Supervision of food preparation (experience in food service/catering industry should be of a technical nature, and at a managerial level)
    – Providing consultancy in food safety
    – Regulatory authority with food safety responsibilities
    – Quality assurance or control in a food operation
    – Food Safety training at an appropriate level
PIC Food Safety

PIC Food Safety level 2 & 3 scheme 

Validity of Certificate 5 YEARS-Validity of online verification 10 years 

Education & Training

  • At least Secondary education level or higher and Each certified Person in Charge shall possess knowledge of food safety principles and practices. 
  • verifiable Training evidence by IRCP Approved training center 

Skill Examination

Pass Written Examinations by IRCP . The nominated PIC should score not less than 20 out of 30 for Level 1 and Level 2 examinations and 40 out of 60 for the Level 3 examination.

Work Experience

Applicants for Specified grade must provide verifiable evidence as bellow:-

  • At least 1 Years of experience in same field with Passport copy with visa residence page/Emirates ID card.
  • Employer (include contact details)
  • Dates of Employment: and
  • Roles, responsibilities (job description) and achievements.