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Food Safety Management

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This course introduces students to the foundations of food safety management in the restaurant industry. After completion of this course, students will be able to effectively manage and implement safety controls in a restaurant environment by managing food safety and training, biological contamination, other sources of contamination, the purchasing of safe foods, the service of food, the safe oversight of facilities and equipment, the cleaning and sanitizing of the hospitality venue, pest control, and the legal requirements of food safety including state sponsored and HAACP inspections.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 This course is available to take individually or To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5

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    Providing Safe Food

    • Differentiate between a foodborne illness and a foodborne disease outbreak.
    • Describe the benefits of good food safety standards.
    • Describe different bacterial contaminants, causes of contamination, and variables affecting bacterial growth.
    • Identify the most common food allergens, their associated symptoms, and methods for preventing reactions.

    The Safe Food Handler

    • Identify hazards in the flow of food.
    • Describe how to monitor time and temperature.
    • Identify ways in which food handlers can contaminate food.
    • Develop a good personal hygiene program.

    The Flow of Food through Purchasing, Receiving, and Storage

    • Describe the purchasing, delivery, receiving, and storage process.
    • Identify safe delivery, receiving and storage temperatures.
    • Identify TCS foods, time-temperature abuse, and methods to prevent cross-contamination between TCS foods and safe foods.
    • Explain the flow of food during preparation, cooking, cooling, and reheating.

    Sanitation, Cleaning, and Pest Control

    • Explain the flow of food during holding and serving.
    • Discuss food safety management systems through the implementation of various food safety programs within your operation.

    Legal Requirements, HACCP, Inspections, and Emergencies that Affect the Facility

    • Determine ways to ensure a facility is safe for foodservice.
    • Develop a pest control program suitable for a foodservice operation.
    • Differentiate between cleaning and sanitizing within the foodservice operation.
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