Attention Food Handlers
LIBERTY, October 28, 2013 - A new food handlers course accredited by the Texas Department of State Health Services is being offered by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Liberty County Office. Food Safety: It’s In Your Hands is the first class scheduled for November 7th, 2013 starting at 9:00 a.m. at the Extension office at 501 Palmer Avenue in Liberty, TX.
This 2-hour course is highly recommended for all food service employees to help promote the service of safe food. The course is a basic overview of food safety practices that are necessary to ensure that safe food is served at your establishment. Practices discussed include good personal hygiene, cross contamination, and time and temperature abuse. This course does meet the food handlers course requirements for the Texas Cottage Food Law.
The training will be conducted by Alexis Cordova, Liberty County Extension Agent. To register for the course, call the Extension office at (936) 334-3230.
Registration can also be done in-person the day of the course. The cost is $20.00 per person and must be paid in full before the course begins.
Individuals with disabilities who require auxiliary aide service or accommodation in order to participate in the event are encouraged to contact our office within 5 working days prior to the program. Educational programs of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service are open to all people without regard to race, color, sex, disability, religion, age, or national origin.