NC Safe Plates Coming in September!

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NC Safe Plates is a food safety manager certification course, developed and managed at NC State University and offered by N.C. Cooperative Extension Family & Consumer Sciences Agents for all those who work in the foodservice industry. This course prepares food service managers to complete a nationally recognized, American National Standards Institute Certified Food Protection Manager certification exam.

NC Safe Plates covers best practices for food safety management in a food establishment according to the 2013 FDA Food Code. The course is grounded in behavior change theory and adult education research. This interactive class encourages participants to engage with the material through case studies, storytelling, and discussion.

Safe Plates will be offered at the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Montgomery County Center, located at 203 West Main Street in Troy from Monday through Wednesday on September 23, 24, and 25, 2019, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Attendance for all three days is expected. The certification exam will be administered on Thursday, September 26 at 9 a.m. This class is only offered two times per year in Montgomery County. The next class will be offered in the Spring of 2020.

The registration form must be completed and returned along with $110 registration fee by Friday, September 6 in order to participate in the class. Forms can be mailed, emailed or dropped off at the office. Registration isn’t complete until the fee is received.

Persons with disabilities and persons with limited English proficiency may request accommodations to participate by contacting Rhonda Peters, Family and Consumer Sciences Agent, at (910) 576-6011 by Friday, September 6.

Please contact Rhonda Peters for more information or if you have questions:  Rhonda_Peters@ncsu.edu, (910) 576-6011.

September 2019 Reg Flyer