Panaji, April 22, 2021
Vaisakha 2, 1943
The Directorate of Food and Drugs Administration has taken the initiative of promoting Digital Mitra in the State of Goa and thus creating an entrepreneurial opportunities to Goan professionals in the Food Safety domains.
The FSSAI has launched the Food Safety Mitra Scheme to help Food Business Operators with their licensing and Registration training and auditing, hygiene etc. Digital Mitras as individuals with entrepreneurial mind set and IT skills, will help food businesses persons in new application for licensing and registration, online correspondence regarding queries raised by authorities, filling of modification applications, Annual Returns etc.
To facilitate the certification and registration an online training program will be held on May 7, 2021. Interested candidates having the necessary skill set, may kindly register on Directorates website. Link: http://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/32765860770583568. Candidates are required to pay a registration fee of Rs. 500/- and to register well in advance before the day of training. The training is compulsory and the candidates need to clear the evaluation test to enroll as Food Safety Digital Mitras. On successful completion of the exam a deposit of Rs. 5000/- is payable through the same portal which is refunded wherever the Food Safety Mitra choose to surrender this registration, as informed by the Department of Information and Publicity.