Preparing for Health Canada Audits in the Cannabis Industry Workshop – A guide on how to successfully host regulatory audits

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Dates Available

December 13, 2019


9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


CAD $885.00 + HST


AAPS Training Center
200 Consumers Road, Suite 200, Toronto, Ontario, M2J 4R4
Tel: 416-502-2277

Course Outline

What you need to know and how to prepare for a successful audit

  1. Regulatory Requirements for Audits under the Cannabis Act
  2. Objective of Health Canada Audits
  3. Types of Health Canada Audit
    1. Pre-Licence
    2. Routine Audits
    3. Unexpected Audits or “targeted” inspection
  4. Planning and Preparation for audit
    1. Pre-audit preparation
      1. Management
      2. GPP audits– Self Inspections
      3. Security audits– Self Inspections
      4. Record Keeping audits– Self Inspections
      5. Inventory audits (Cannabis / excise stamps)
      6. Batch documents audits- self inspection
      7. Audit Checklist
      8. Personnel Preparation -Dos and Don’ts
      9. Key records
  5. Hosting of the audit
    1. Schedule
    2. Agenda
    3. Opening Meeting
    4. During and After the Audit
  6. Audit findings
  7. Risk Classification
  8. Audit Report
  9. Post Health Canada Inspection
  10. Response to Health Canada
  11. Q&A

Registration Fee Includes

Presentation Materials, Luncheon, Refreshment and Free Parking

Note: Please indicate any special Dietary requirements when registering for the course

Certificate of Attendance and Course Material

  • All participants will receive a certificate of attendance upon completion of the course.
  • The participants will be receiving specially prepared course manual.