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Food SafetyFood Safety Works

Food Safety Works is a safe food handler certificate training that teaches entry-level food workers how to safely handle, prepare, and store food. Taught as a 2 hour class with hands-on activities and exam, participants with a passing score receive a safe food handler certificate valid for 2 years.

Benefits for Food Service Workers:

  • Increase confidence and motivation to handle food safely, improve knowledge and awareness of ways to prevent foodborne illness.
  • Receive Food Safety Works wallet card. Valued by employers.
  • Great incentives towards job promotion.

Benefits for Your Business:

  • Take pride in being proactive in preventing foodborne illness.
  • Increase consumer confidence: show that you value safety!
  • Increase employee pride and teamwork in serving food.
  • Increase likelihood of improved inspections.

Attendees receive:

  • A Food Safety Works Manual
  • Food Safety Works Certificate of Attendance
  • Food Safety Works Wallet Card