November 14, 2017 - 3:37pm --




The Ohio Department of Health requires all food service facilities licensed at a ‘Risk Level 3 or 4’ to have at least one staff person who has completed an ODH approved Level 2 Food Safety training.

ServSafe® In-Class Manager Training

ServSafe® Manager Training has become the industry standard in food-safety training and is accepted in almost all U.S. jurisdictions that require employee certification. Manager Training meets ODH Level 2 Training Requirements. The Manager Training program provides food service managers, operators, and owners with accurate, up-to-date information on all aspects of handling food, from receiving and storing to preparing and serving. Upon successful completion of the course and exam, participants receive a Certificate of Completion from ServSafe® and an Ohio Food Protection Card from ODH. Several three-day, in person classes have been scheduled for 2018. See the registration flyer for dates. The class fee is $140 per person.

TAP Online Manager Training

Training Achievement Program Series is an online food safety curriculum that meets all ODH Level 2 Training Requirements. Participants receive a Certificate of Completion from TAP and an Ohio Food Protection Card from ODH. You can complete the online course at your own speed and at a time that works for you. Once training is completed, you will take a proctored certification exam. Enrollment fee is $150 per person which covers online training and ServSafe® Food Protection Manager certification exam. Contact our office for more information.



Food Handlers Training is a one-day basic food safety training which meets ODH Level 1 Training requirements for food service employees as well as those opening an establishment for the first time. The Employee Training enhances employee understanding of major food safety principles: time and temperature abuse, cross-contamination, and personal hygiene. The program includes a National Restaurant Association Education Foundation handbook, several hands-on activities and a Certificate of Completion. See the registration flyer for 2018 class dates. The class fee is $20.


Amanda Bohlen, Educator, is the Certified Instructor / Exam Proctor with ODH and ServSafe® for these classes/exams. You can reach Amanda at OSU Extension in Washington County at 740-376-7431. The office is located at 202 Davis Avenue, Marietta, OH.


Click here for registration flyer.