Home Based Food Operators: Regulations & Food Safety

Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 8:00am to 4:00pm
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The state of Iowa has specific laws and regulations related to food that is prepared at home and sold direct to consumers. This workshop includes both online and face-to-face sessions that will guide you through regulations and the best food safety practices to ensure safe handling of your product from the kitchen to the point of sale. This workshop is open to anyone ages 18 years or older.

Registration fee is $25.

Maximum of 25 participants per location.

Workshop supplies and lunch provided.

Workshop Topics

• Review of Iowa Policies and Regulations

• Food Safety Basics

• Foodborne Pathogens

• Safe Practices: In the kitchen, during food preparation, and at point of sale

This workshop is offered in two forms. Please indicate during registration which form of the course interests you. The two course options include:

1) In-person workshop (only): offers participants a full in-person lecture style option of all 6 modules. Participants are instructed to arrive at 8:00 am.

2) Blended online and in-person workshop: offers participants a blended option which includes viewing Module 1 online prior to the in-person training as well as in-person lecture style option for modules 2-6. Participants are instructed to arrive at 9:00 am.

Register Online: Here
Registration link: https://registration.extension.iastate.edu/emc00/register.aspx?OrgCode=10&EvtID=13274&AppCode=REG&CC=119060775356
Certificate of attendance and completion will be provided to participants who have attended and completed the workshop series. This training is not a certification program.

For more info, contact Hilary Lanman, hilaryl@iastate.edu | (641) 682-5491