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Practice safe food handling and preparation methods

The Health Department and UNH Cooperative Extension are offering a free 2 hour food safety seminar on Thursday October 16 from 10am-12pm in Council Chambers at Portsmouth City Hall.  


Participants who successfully pass a 20-question multiple choice test will receive their Food Handler's card (appropriate for all food service professionals, handlers of pre-packaged foods, mobile food operations, grocery or full-scale specialty restaurants). Special accommodations for the test can be provided for people with disabilities or languages other than English. To register, contact Terry Poulin at 610-7232 or terry@cityofportsmouth.com. Please inform Terry when you register of any assistance needs for taking the exam.  Park at the South Mill Playground parking lot across from City Hall. Visit Food Safety Seminar for more details.


This program is appropriate for all food service professionals, from those who handle pre-packaged foods, mobile operations, grocery or full-scale specialty restaurants.  Please park at South Playground parking lot across from City Hall.


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