Food Safety Training Course is required to be completed by 25% of food handlers (wait staff, bartenders, cooks, deli workers and dishwashers) on duty at any given time. The course covers the basics of safe food handling, dangers of food borne illness, personal health & hygiene, and temperature control. The course will cover all aspects of safe food handling in order to comply with the requirements of the Missouri Food Code. Both classroom and online courses are available. View the information below or in our Food Safety Training Classes BROCHURE.
Classroom Food Safety Training Course
We offer these training courses in our office. There is NO FEE to attend this class. The class is also offered online for a small fee (see information below).
Upcoming Classes in our Office Classroom for 2017:
|10 am to 12 pm||2 to 4 pm|
|January 5||January 24|
|February 9||February 28|
|March 2||March 14|
|April 16||April 18|
|May 2||May 16|
|June 6||June 22|
|July 13||July 25|
|August 3||August 22|
|September 14||September 26|
|October 12||October 24|
|November 9||November 28|
|December 14||December 19|
HOLDEN Food Safety Training Course
We offer occasional Food Safety Training Courses in Holden. The following dates and times are scheduled at Holden City Hall, 101 W. 3rd St, Holden, MO.
February 16, 2017 10 am to 12 pm
February 16, 2017 1pm to 3 pm
August 17, 2017 10 am to 12 pm
August 17 , 2017 1 pm to 3 pm
Online Food Safety Training Course
Online Food Safety Training Courses are now available for Food Handlers and Managers. The Food Handler course is available in Spanish, Korean, Vietnamese, Mandarin, and English.
The ONLINE cost is $10.00 for the Food Handler Course and $30.00 for the Manager Course. Please click on the links below to go to the online training course.
ServSafe® Food Protection Manager Certification Course & Examination
In addition to the Basic Food Safety Training Course, we also offer the ServSafe® Food Protection Manager Certification Course & Examination. This is a nationally accredited course required by many restaurants prior to promotion to a management position. Participants must read the textbook ServSafe® Manager 6th Edition thoroughly prior to class. The pace of this one-day (8 hour) review session is rapid and the test will be administered at the end of the class.
ServSafe® Course Fees:
$140.00 Textbook, Class, and Exam
$65.00 Class and Exam (no textbook)
Please make payment with check or cash at time of registration.
2017 ServSafe® Course Schedule (8 am to 5 pm):
February 14, 2017 (Register by January 14, 2017)
May 11, 2017 (Register by April 11, 2017)
August 10, 2017 (Register by July 10, 2017)
November 7, 2017 (Register by October 7, 2017)
For any questions or concerns about food safety training, please contact Environmental Health directly at (660) 747-6121, ext. 258.