July 20, 2006

SIUC to offer food service refresher course

by Carmen Bell

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Southern Illinois University Carbondale will offer a food service sanitation refresher course in September.

This refresher course is intended to meet the needs of certified food service sanitation managers seeking renewal of their five-year certificates prior to the expiration date. You will study food-borne illnesses and food safety-related issues in a small class setting. The course will meet Saturday, Sept. 2, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at SIUC, Pullium Hall, Room 119.

The fee for this course is $40 and includes all materials. Please bring your certificate with you. To register or for more information, contact the Division of Continuing Education at 618/536-7751, or visit www.dce.siu.edu.

Offering traditional and continuing education opportunities for professionals is among the goals of Southern at 150: Building Excellence Through Commitment, the blueprint the University is following as it approaches its 150th anniversary in 2019.