The Food Defense Plan Builder is a user-friendly software program designed to assist owners and operators of food facilities with developing personalized food defense plans for their facilities. This user-friendly tool harnesses existing FDA tools, guidance, and resources for food defense into one single application. Learn more about the Food Defense Plan Builder.
FDA has provided training videos for the Food Defense Plan Builder.
Part 1 of the training video provides an overview of the tool and its basic operations. Part 1 also provides a detailed description and instructions on how to utilize the first 3 tabs (Company Information, Broad Mitigation Strategies and Vulnerability Assessment) in the tool to develop a Food Defense Plan.
Part 2 of the training video provides a detailed description and instructions on how to utilize the last 5 tabs (Focused Mitigation Strategies, Emergency Contacts, Action Plan, Food Defense Plan and Supporting Documents) in the tool to develop a Food Defense Plan.