Food Safety Education

ServSafe Manager Training 2019

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A Food Safety Training and Certification Program from the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation. ServSafe is the food service industry’s premier food safety training and certification course. It is recognized by more federal, state and local health jurisdictions than any other food safety training program in the United States. The ServSafe course is recommended for all types of food service managers, both commercial and non-commercial.

$160 per person

Class Schedule:
  • January 14 and 15, 2019 @ 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • March 11 and 12, 2019 @ 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • May 20 and 21, 2019 @ 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • * July 15 and 16, 2019 @ 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • September 16 and 17, 2019 @ 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • November 18 and 19, 2019 @ 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

* An interpreter for the deaf and hearing impaired will be available for the July 15 and 16, 2019 class, if requested well in advance.

Location:
  • Nebraska Extension Office
  • 8015 West Center Road
  • Omaha, NE 68124
  • (402) 444-7804

ServSafe Food Handlers Class 2019

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This course is certified by the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation. ServSafe is the food service industry’s premier food safety training and certification course. ServSafe Food Handlers Class is good in Douglas-Sarpy County for two years, and recommended for all types of food handlers, both commercial and non-commercial. The class consists of five sections: Basic Food Safety, Personal Hygiene, Cross-Contamination and Allergens, Time and Temperature, and Cleaning and Sanitation. At the end of the class a short test will be given, and you will leave with your certificate.

Classes are held at Nebraska Extension in Douglas-Sarpy Counties, 8015 West Center Road, Omaha, NE. For information and to register, contact Nancy Urbanec at (402) 444-7804 or nurbanec1@unl.edu.

$15 per person to cover the cost of book

Class Schedule:
  • Monday, January 7, 2019 @ 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, February 5, 2019 @ 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Monday, March 4, 2019 @ 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, April 2, 2019 @ 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Monday, May 6, 2019 @ 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, June 4, 2019 @ 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • * Monday, July 8, 2019 @ 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, August 6, 2019 @ 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Monday, September 9, 2019 @ 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Monday, October 7, 2019 @ 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, November 5, 2019 @ 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Monday, December 2, 2019 @ 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

* An interpreter for the deaf and hearing impaired will be available for the Monday, July 8, 2019 class, if needed.

Location:
  • Nebraska Extension Office
  • 8015 West Center Road
  • Omaha, NE 68124
  • (402) 444-7804

Spanish Language ServSafe 2019: Food Safety Classes/ Clase de Seguridad En el Manejo De Los Alimentos

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The ServSafe food safety training program is developed through the National Restaurant Association Education Foundation. This 3 ½ hour Spanish Language version is directed at entry level food service employees responsible for food preparation and handling, however, managers are welcome to attend. For more information and to register, contact Sofia Baum at (402) 444-4194.

El programa de entrenamiento de seguridad de los alimentos ServSafe se desarrolla a través de la Fundación Nacional para la Educación de la Asociación de Restaurantes. Esta versión en español es de una duración de 3 horas y media y esta dirigido a los empleados de servicios de alimentos de nivel de entrada responsables de la preparación y manipulación de alimentos, sin embargo, los gerentes/dueños están invitados a asistir. Para obtener más información y para registrarse, póngase en contacto con Sofia Baum al (402) 444-4194.

$10 per person to cover the cost of book/ $10 por persona para curbir el costo de los libro

Class Schedule/ Horario de clase:
  • Monday, February 4, 2019 @ 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Monday, April 1, 2019 @ 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Monday, June 3, 2019 @ 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Monday, August 5, 2019 @ 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Monday, November 4, 2019 @ 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Lunes, Febrero 4, 2019 @ 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Lunes, Abril 1, 2019 @ 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Lunes, Junio 3, 2019 @ 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Lunes, Agosto 5, 2019 @ 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Lunes, Noviembre 4, 2019 @ 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Location:
  • Nebraska Extension Office
  • 8015 West Center Road
  • Omaha, NE 68124
  • (402) 444-7804

ServSafe Manager Certification Online Exam

An alternative to taking the two-day managers course is to purchase the online class through the National Restaurant Association (www.servsafe.com), you will have 90 days to complete the online course work. The online course is bilingual in English and Spanish, students selects language at start of course. Three random post-tests with 60 questions are available to help prepare for the Certification Exam.

IMPORTANT: You MUST have a registered ServSafe Instructor or Proctor to administer the exam. You may not administer the exam to yourself.

For fee information or to make an appointment for a testing time, contact Cindy Brison or Nancy Urbanec, registered proctors at (402) 444-7804 or cbrison1@unl.edu - nurbanec1@unl.edu. The test is administered at 8015 West Center Road, Omaha, NE during regular business hours.