Course Code: 0075

One-day Introduction Programme: Food Labelling and Legislation – Irish Context: This course provides information on the general labelling rules that apply to pre-packaged food. It highlights the additions and amendments that will be introduced by the new Food Information Regulation 1169/2011 (FIC). Exercises and activities, plus supporting documents are also available.  Interpret the principles and objectives of food labelling  Determine compliance with the general labelling requirements  Identify the derogations from general labelling requirements  Construct compliant labels for two pre-packaged products  Identify the changes that will be introduced by the new Food Information Regulation 1169/2011