-SRC Offers August Food Certification Class in Macomb

Macomb – The next food service sanitation certification class will be held Monday, August 5th & Tuesday, August 6th from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Spoon River College Macomb Community Outreach Center.   

The Illinois State Department of Public Health Food Service Sanitation Code requires that all food service establishments that prepare and serve food shall be under operational supervision of a certified manager. One certified person must be on the premises at all times. All establishments which serve food must complete 15 hours of instruction from a licensed Sanitation instructor and then successfully pass the Illinois State Food Service Sanitation exam.

This course covers up-to-date information on safe food handling, preparation, food storage, personal hygiene, and the prevention of food borne illnesses.  The Illinois State Food Service Sanitation exam will be given at the end of this course. 

Those seeking the five-hour refresher can sign up to attend on Tuesday, August 6th from 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Participants must provide a copy of their current State of Illinois certificate.

Classes will be held at the Spoon River College Community Outreach Center located at 2500 E. Jackson St. in Macomb.  Our September class will be held September 11th & 12th in Canton.   For more information or to register, call Spoon River College at 309-833-6031 or I Food Manager at 309-837-5158.