Certified Food Protection Manager Training and Exam - Piatt County
Time:9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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This June, University of Illinois Extension in Piatt County is offering the state mandated Certified Food Protection Manager course and test. The Illinois Department of Public requires all food establishments be supervised by a Certified Food Protection Manager during hours of operation.
The two-day course will be June 3 and 5 at the Piatt County Extension Office. Participants must attend both classes. The certificate exam will take place June 5. Please bring a valid photo ID to the exam.
The class will be taught by Extension Nutrition & Wellness Educator Caitlin Mellendorf and provides the minimum classroom work to prepare for the national certification exam. Topics include food-borne illnesses, safe food handling, cooking and storage, employee health and hygiene, facility safety and maintenance, cleaning and sanitization. Food service staff need to renew certification every five years.
Cost: The cost is $115, or $75 for SNAP-ED or EFNEP employees. Retests will cost $50.
Registration: Please register by May 10 through the online registration form or by calling the Piatt County Extension office at the number provided.