ServSafe Certification Program (8-Hour Course)

Nov. 30, 2021
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

MSU Extension - Calhoun County
315 W Green Street
Marshall, MI 49068

8-Hour Class

Earn ServSafe® certification with help from MSU Extension.

MSU Extension offers 8-hour ServSafe® training, which is a national certification program. This class is designed for anyone working in the foodservice industry, including non-profit organizations.

Participants must receive a 75% score on the exam to earn a certificate.

Registration Information

The cost of the 8-hour course is $75 per person and does not include the cost of the ServSafe Manager 7th edition book.

Textbook Requirement - Must Purchase Separately

You must have a ServSafe Manager 7th edition book that contains an answer sheet to take the class and the exam. Please order your book and read before attending class. After registering for this class you will receive a confirmation message that includes the instructions on how to purchase a ServSafe 7th edition book and includes an answer sheet.

Instructors

Classes are taught by MSU Extension educators, who are certified instructors and exam proctors through the National Restaurant Association.

Topics Covered

  • Providing safe food
  • Forms of contamination
  • The safe food handler
  • The flow of food
  • Food safety management systems
  • Safe facilities, cleaning and sanitizing

COVID-19 UPDATE: We are planning for an in-person program on November 30. All participants, regardless of vaccination status, are required to wear a mask while indoors. Please do not attend any programs, meetings, or events if you feel ill.

Registration for 8-Hour ServSafe is open.

Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on November 29, 2021.

Accommodations

Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Contact Information

For information about the ServSafe course content, contact Kellie Jordan at 616-723-6433 or jorda136@msu.edu.