In response to the state's adoption of Food Code 2009 with 2011 Supplement, Grundy County Extension & Outreach is offering a ServSafe training to be held July 17, 2014 at the Dike Public Library.
ServSafe is an internationally recognized food safety certification program developed by the National Restaurant Association. With the state's adoption of Food Code 2009 with 2011 Supplement effective January 1, 2014, a new requirement that at least one employee be certified in food safety through an approved program will go into effect in 2014. ServSafe is one of four approved programs by the Conference on Food Protection.
Twelve Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Nutrition and Health Regional specialists are all certified food safety specialists and registered instructors for this program. ISU Extension and Outreach has partnered with the Iowa Restaurant Association for several years in offering this program state wide
Brochures with more information and registration forms can be obtained by contacting the Grundy County Extension office at 319-824-6979, visiting us at 703 F Avenue, Suite 1, Grundy Center, or by e-mailing Shari at firstname.lastname@example.org. Must be pre-registered to attend.