2024 GAWDA Professional Compliance
Webinar & Virtual Seminar — Audit Excellence
April 2-4, 2024

Click HERE for Seminar Information and Registration Form

Come join us to get the latest information to do well on a DOT, OSHA or FDA Food/Drug Audit.

This meeting will be in-person and also available to attend via Go To Meeting…. your choice.

This will be a live IN-PERSON SEMINAR
at Chart Industries in Theodore, AL
and simulcast live via GoToMeeting WEBINAR.

Register Today!


Tuesday (8:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET): Tom Badstubner / Andre Marte / Ryan Combest

FDA Drug/Food/Bev Gas Audit Excellence

  • Latest FDA enforcement trends
  • Proposed new medical gas regulations
  • CARES Act reporting
  • What to do (and NOT DO) when the inspector arrives
  • Drug and Food Gas Self-Assessment Tools
  • Food/Bev Gas Compliance Exceptions for small businesses (“Qualified Facility” status and Attestations)
  • Practical HARPC and Supply-Chain Programs
  • RPVs and cylinder inversion issues (CGA G-6.3, etc.)
  • Key audit indicators (housekeeping, pest control, allergen, sanitation, calibrations, training, etc.)
  • How to respond to an difficult or unreasonable FDA inspection (CGA PS-42)
  • FDA Guidance – Delaying, Denying, Limiting, or Refusing a Drug Inspection
  • Easy to use Drug/Beverage/Food Gas GMP Training resources
  • Data Integrity
  • Optional – automated recordkeeping in compliance with 21 CFR Part 11

Wednesday (8:00 AM – 10:00 AM ET): Chart Industries 

Chart Industries will present a discussion on the need for preventative maintenance of and the installation requirements for, cryogenic equipment. This discussion will address the things you should be looking for on the following topics:

Installations, Commissioning and Maintenance on:

  • Microbulk & Bulk Storage Tanks
  • Trifecta® Gas Supply Systems
  • Liquid Nitrogen Dosing Systems
  • CO2 Recovery Systems
  • Water & Wastewater Treatment Systems
  • Hospital Medical Oxygen Systems
  • LNG/LH2 Fueling Stations
  • Vacuum Insulated Pipe
  • ADF105™ Automatic Dewar Filling Station

Chart will also cover the topic of Orca™ Microbulk Delivery Systems

  • 1 year & 5 year DOT Inspections
  • Meter Calibration & Re-certification
  • Preventative Maintenance
  • Hands-On, Driver Ride Along Training
  • System Audits

After Hours – Plant Tour – Chart Industries, Theodore AL

Wednesday (10:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET): Marilyn Dempsey

OSHA Audit Excellence, DHS and EPA Requirements for a Gas and Welding Supply Distributor

  • Inspection Agenda
  • Most requested records for inspection
  • Post Inspection actions
  • How to respond to an OSHA letter
  • Top OSHA violations
  • Overview of DHS and EPA requirements for the Gases and Welding supply industry

Thursday (8:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET): Mike Dodd

DOT Audit Excellence

  • Suggested DOT Filing System
  • Driver Qualification Files
  • Drug & Alcohol Testing
  • Security Plan Updates
  • Vehicle Maintenance Files
  • DOT Clearinghouse Overview
  • Hazmat / Security Awareness / Security In-depth Training (Train-the-trainer and certified training)
  • DOT Compliance Q&A and Discussion

Register Now!