Illinois Department of Public (IDPH) Food Service Sanitation Manager's Certification Course
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 16, 2013
University of Illinois Extension,
Kankakee County is offering IDPH
15-hour Food Service Sanitation Managers (FSSM) Certification Course presented by Drusilla Banks, MS, Extension
Educator, Nutrition and Wellness. --
The Illinois Department of Public Health 2005 Food Sanitation Code requires
establishments serving food to be under the operational supervision of a
certified food service sanitation manager during hours of operation. This
course provides the minimum 15-hours classroom work in preparation for the
State Certification Examination.
Target audience: All Food Handlers including: Cottage Food
Operation vendors, Center/Home Child Care Providers, 4-H volunteers who
serve/prepare food for events. You must attend each class to qualify for the
examination. Seating is limited.
Class Meeting Dates: June 4, 6 and 7, 2013 with review and
examination on June 10, 2013. Please bring a bag lunch, pen, and #2 pencil.
Times: June 4, 6 and 7, 2013: Class will begin promptly at 9:30
a.m. until 3:30 p.m.
June 10 – Exam Day: Class is 9:30 to noon.
Class Fee: $90.00 (includes text book and all class materials). We
are happy to provide the opportunity to register online for this program at: http://web.extension.illinois.edu/gkw.
With this registration opportunity, you may use a credit card and immediately
pay and confirm your registration. Online, you may also choose to pay by check
which will tentatively register you until your check is received in our office.
Additionally, you may call the office at 815/933-8337 to register by credit
card or as always, stop by the office to register with cash, check or credit card.
This program will be held at the Kankakee County Extension office.
State Certificate Fee: Upon successfully passing the examination, a
fee of $35 must be paid to IDPH.
of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and
employment. If you need reasonable
accommodation to participate in this program, please contact the Extension
office at least two weeks prior to the event.
University of Illinois Extension offers practical, research based
programs that help people improve their lives and address critical community
issues involving youth, families, economics, and natural resources.
Source: Drusilla Banks, Extension Educator, Nutrition and Wellness, firstname.lastname@example.org