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Mon November 26

   Lewis & Clark Community College,Certified Food Protection Manager - CFPM / FSSMC 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Tue December 04

  Certified Food Protection Manager Class - FSSMC, American Legion, Collinsville 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Thu December 06

  Certified Food Protection Manager Class - CFPM, Roxana Community Park District, Roxana 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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Certified Food Protection Manager New Class Location



Roxana Community Park District - Roxana, IL
Thursday, December 06

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Allergen Awareness Training for Illinois - $14.95



All certified food protection managers (CFPMs) working in a restaurant must complete additional allergen training using an approved allergen awareness training program.



The state of Illinois also requires establishments to keep certificates of allergen awareness training on-premise and available to the health inspector upon request.

Get your Allergen Awareness Training Here

Certified Food
Protection Manager 


The Certified Food Protection Manager course (CFPM) educates managers and staff according to the FDA Food Code. Learning these concepts will help control the cost and risk associated with foodborne illness and provide important preventative measures for keeping food safe.

This course is offered in two formats: instructor-led (classroom and private instruction) and online.

*A certified proctor is needed to administer the test for all online manager courses. Please contact Safe Food 101 for proctoring fees.

Food Handler


Learn the basics of food safety, personal hygiene, cross-contamination, time and temperature, cleaning and sanitation and more. The food handler course is an Internet-based course that takes a couple of hours and your Food Handler Card can be downloaded after successfully completing the online exam. This Food Handler Course is ASI approved and meets the requirements set forth by the State of Illinois for safe food handling.

Safe Food 101 provides private group instruction and proctoring for the Food Handler course.  Please contact Safe Food 101 to arrange a private class at your location.

Allergen Awareness

$14.95 - Sale Price
Reg. $19.95

Learn about what a food allergy is, symptoms of an allergic reaction, major food allergens, preventing cross-contact, proper cleaning, and more.  This ANSI accredited course was designed to be highly flexible, allowing you to train on your schedule. Upon successful completion of the course, you will earn a certificate that is valid for 3 years. Required by the Illinois Department of Health for all Food Safety Managers within 30 days after employment.

Provides that the provisions concerning allergen awareness training apply beginning January 1, 2018 and provides that from January 1, 2018 through July 1, 2018, enforcement of the provisions shall be limited to education and notification of requirements to encourage compliance. 

Illinois BASSET Alcohol


Learning techniques dealing with the responsible service of alcohol beverages is an important part of protecting yourself, your establishment, and your customers from alcohol-related incidents before they occur. This interactive online training course will provide you with the necessary tools and skills you need to ensure the safe and legal service of alcoholic beverages.

Consulting Services
Catering & Restaurant

Safe Food 101 provides professional catering and consulting services in the St. Louis metropolitan area and beyond. Our ideal customer is a new or existing catering company, restaurant, or hospitality provider wanting to provide a new service or capitalize on an existing service.

Safe Food 101 offers complete flexibility to the customer in deciding the level of service needed and help provide the tools needed for the owners, managers, and staff to prepare for success and continued increase in profits.

Test Proctoring


Safe Food 101 offers professional exam proctoring services for Food Safety Manager exam after successfully completing the online course.  To arrange for the proctoring of an exam please contact Safe Food 101 to arrange a time.

Safe Food 101 provides food safety education primarily for the hospitality, healthcare and childcare industries; including but not limited to restaurants, bars, hotels, hospitals, daycare facilities, schools and etc. Safe Food 101 provides professional instructional training in primarily in the states of Illinois and Missouri serving the Greater St. Louis Metro East Area and soon to be expanding into, Southern Illinois, Central Illinois and Eastern Illinois. Classes are offered online as an independent study and in a public and/or private classroom setting. Classroom training is a blended with real-life experiences and knowledge from the culinarily trained executive staff at Safe Food 101. Please contact Safe Food 101 for customized pricing and scheduling of private group classes or proctoring services. 

Additionally, Safe Food 101 professional consulting services are custom tailored for caterers and restaurants that are looking to increase revenues by adding services to an existing location or taking on a new venture as a first-time start-up business. Services provided can range from food safety training and certification, kitchen layout and design, evaluating and developing systems of procedures, menu development, and cost analysis, to comprehensive marketing and media management. If interested in learning more about these services please contact Safe Food 101.

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