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Larimer County Extension, Food Safety WorksFood Safety for Retail Food Service

Certified Food Protection Manager Proctoring Services

Colorado’s adoption of the 2013 FDA Food Code means retail food establishments are required to employ at least one Certified Food Protection Manager by January 1, 2019. We are now offering certified proctoring services for three of the five exams that will meet this requirement.
Learn more and register.

Food Safety Works

A training for food service workers that covers the basic requirements for safe food handling and provides a 2-year certification.
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Food Safety Works Newsletter – The quarterly newsletter for food service workers features articles on current issues in food safety, regulation updates and more. Read newsletters.Food Safety Classes, Larimer County

Cottage Food Safety Trainings

Cooking at home, Cottage Food Safety Training Class, Larimer County Extension
These trainings cover specifics of the Colorado Cottage Food Act and how to safely operate a food business from a home kitchen. 
Learn more & register for classes.

Food Preservation & Preparation Workshops

We offer canning, freezing, dehydrating, fermenting and cheese making classes among other food workshops. Learn the art and science of food preservation and preparation using current research-based techniques. Learn more & register for classes.

Master Food Safety Advisor Volunteer Program

Master Food Safety Advisors are trained volunteer educators and resources in the community to provide the public with research-based information.  Our Master Food Safety Advisor volunteers are available to help you with your food safety and food preservation questions. – Learn more.