Ensure a Smooth Transition to SQF Edition 9

Leave nothing to chance as you prepare for your first SQF audit under Edition 9. Intertek Alchemy has developed a range of consulting and training services, each tailored to your needs, to help you navigate the changes and improve your SQF certification rating.


SQF Edition 9 Conversion Service

Stay laser-focused on the new requirements.

Take the guesswork out of the new SQF Edition 9 requirements. With this service. Alchemy Consulting will help you:

  • Revise your existing procedures to comply with changes from Edition 8.1 to Edition 9
  • Create new procedures for the new requirements in Edition 9
  • Complete a detailed facility inspection to ensure compliance with new or updated requirements

SQF Edition 9 Readiness Assessment

Dot all your i’s, cross all your t’s.

Think you’re ready for your first SQF Edition 9 audit? This service will put your system to the test. Alchemy Consulting will:

  • Conduct an internal audit for every aspect of your SQF system, not just the new changes
  • Complete a detailed assessment of your SQF procedures, records, and facility against SQF Edition 9
  • Develop a corrective action register to address potential non-conformances

On-site or Remote SQF Training

Receive official SQF training for your food safety team.

Get personalized training dedicated exclusively to your team from Alchemy’s licensed SQF Trainers.

  • 1/2-day training: “SQF Code, Edition 9 Conversion Overview”
  • Training available on-site or via remote virtual training
  • An online “primer” course is also available at: SQF Edition 9 Conversion Primer

Experience You Can Count On

Alchemy consultants carry the credentials — SQF Trainers, SQF Consultants, SQF Auditors — and a whole lot more. Every Alchemy consultant also has extensive prior experience working for food manufacturing companies, so we can deliver practical solutions that you can actually implement.

We attribute our entire SQF audit success to Alchemy Consulting. They provided the expertise to get us to SQF Standard of Excellent.
— Lori Barnowski, QA Manager/SQF Practitioner, Fresca Mexican Foods
Let’s Get Ready for Edition 9