State Requirements: One person on staff who is certified.
Food Protection Manager: Required.
Food Handlers: Recommended but not required.
Exceptions: County requirements - contact your local health department.
Manager Training Hours: Ohio Department of Health requires 15 hours of training offered by a course provider that has been approved by the Ohio Department of Health.
Food Handler Course: Specific training regulations, please contact your local health department.
Food Manager Certification and Food Handler Certificate Renewal: Food Manager every 5 years; Food Handler every 2 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.