: Food safety certification course, offered in partnership with the National Restaurant Educational Foundation and the Iowa Restaurant Association. Includes proctored examination that confers 5-year certification in compliance with the Iowa Food Code. All workshop participants must study the ServSafe manual before the workshop. They may pick up this book from the Polk County Extension office in Altoona, or have the book mailed for $6 extra shipping and handling. The price of the book itself is included in the $150 workshop fee, which may be paid with cash, check or credit card.