Food safety education

Make the most of 3M’s food safety resources, which offer free education and information for professionals in the global food industry. Our training and education resource can help you deepen your knowledge and support improvements in your food safety and quality programs.

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Grow your food safety expertise

Increase your food safety knowledge with our range of courses available on the 3M℠ Health Care Academy. Discover online learning that's right for you, packed with insights from 3M specialists and industry experts.

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    Take control of your training with 3M Health Care Academy

    Increase your overall food safety knowledge and extend your plant’s technical proficiency with 3M Health Care Academy food safety education.

    Our free on-demand classes will boost your food safety skills and show you how to get more from your 3M products. Learn at your own pace from your home or lab. Online modules vary in style and can include an assessment to support your learning experience.

Learning that fits your life

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    Bite-sized learning

    You can complete many of our modules in less than an hour, or you can progress your learning at your own pace and resume from the point you last reached.

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    Live events

    Hear from industry leaders in our in-person and online events. We will tell you about our upcoming live events as they're scheduled so look out for news in your inbox.

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    Any device

    Content that moves with you, from device to device.

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    Tailored learning paths

    Deep dive into special topics with curated learning pathways.

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Featured Learning Pathways

Log in to our 3M Health Care Academy and you will discover a host of learning resources available to you covering topics such as environmental monitoring, using data to improve processes, food spoilage, lab productivity, lactic acid bacteria, indicator organism testing, pathogen testing, hygiene monitoring and allergen testing using 3M products. To get you started, we have highlighted two popular learning pathways. Simply click on the links below to start your learning journey with us.

  • Proactive prevention can help extend product shelf life, reduce risk of recalls, decrease costs, and increase revenue.

  • Reduce microbial food spoilage, maximise production, and minimise food waste

Environmental monitoring book

Get your free environmental monitoring handbook

Explore our in-depth 122 page handbook covering the following topics:

  • Hygiene and allergen monitoring
  • Indicator organisms, Pathogen testing, Spoilage organisms
  • Environmental sampling guidance
  • Hygiene and allergen monitoring
  • Indicator organisms, Pathogen testing, Spoilage organisms
  • Environmental sampling guidance
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  • Food testing laboratories are constantly looking for ways to increase speed, improve quality and reduce costs. Find out how 3M solutions are designed to help labs work more efficiently, with simpler, streamlined workflows that deliver consistent, accurate results, fast.

  • Nobody knows your organisation's needs better than you. At 3M, we are here as your food safety partner. Connect with us to find the right 3M solution that works for you and helps to keep your food safe, protect your consumers and your business.

  • 3M Food Safety products are available direct from 3M or from our authorised channel partners. Visit our 'Purchasing Information' page to contact a 3M representative, visit our online product catalogue or to find a local channel partner.

  • We are here to help! Get in touch with our food safety support team for advice about our solutions and how to use them. Contact us!