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New Hampshire

State Requirements: Certification is recommended but not required. New Hampshire has a state program with 15 self-inspecting cities.

Food Protection Manager: Recommended but not required. 

Food Handlers: Recommended but not required.

Exceptions: Manchester requires certification and a Health Department permit.

Manager Training Hours: Recommended but not required.

Food Handler Course: Recommended but not required.

Food Manager Certification and Food Handler Certificate Renewal: Food Manager every 5 years; Food Handler every 5 years.  

National Registry of Food Safety Professionals Acceptance: Yes

Course Materials Available: Yes

Approved Options: Classroom, Proctored Online and Pearson Vue Centers. Please check with your local jurisdiction or regulatory body for the most current information.