Handling Food Safely Part 2

Handling Food Safely Part 2 

Food handling involves adopting sanitation as a way of life. This course examines how this sanitary way of life is imperative to safe food handling. Personal hygiene, the importance of healthy staff, safe food practices, and food service responsibilities are all topics that are explored in this course. The goal of this educational program is to provide individuals who work with food in a professional capacity with knowledge of correct food safety practices.


Hours: 1.00


Certificates provided by accrediting body (5 Match)

Oregon Department of Human Services


This course is approved as continuing education by the Oregon Department of Human Services in accordance with state regulation 411-057-0140 for Assisted Living Administrators, Residential Care facility Administrators and Memory Care Communities within the State of Oregon. This activity is approved by Oregon Department of Human Services for 1.00 contact hours.

Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (ALL Direct Care Workers)


Relias Learning, LLC is approved as a Curriculum Developer by the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services. This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours for all WA State Direct Care Workers. Training Provider Code: WA0624. CE Approval Code: CO2034322

Florida Board of Nursing - Certified Nursing Assistants


This is not an accredited course for professional license renewal. Florida CNAs may use this inservice toward meeting their annual inservice requirement.This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours.

Tennessee Department of Health


Learning activity approved by the Tennessee Department of Health, Bureau of Health Licensure and Regulation as continuing education for Residential Homes for the Aged and Assisted Care Living Facility administrators. This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours.

Association of Nutrition and Foodservice Professionals


This program is approved for 1.00 hours by the Dietary Managers Association. Approval code 165509.

Course Details

Course Code: REL-PAC-0-HFS2
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 6/30/2026
Learning Objectives:
State the personal hygiene steps to take to prevent food borne illnesses
Describe safe food practices
Explain what good housekeeping means


Section 1: Introduction

About This Course

Learning Objectives

Section 2: Personal Health and Habits

Food Safety Hazards

Personal Habits


When to Wash




Eating and Drinking





Section 3: Safe Food Practices

Safe Practices

Wearing Gloves

Using Gloves Safety

Other Barriers


Receiving and Storing Food

Bulk Products



Contact with Food During Preparation

Working Area

Maintaining Sanitary Conditions



Food Allergies



Section 4: Good Housekeeping and Preventing Accidents

Good Housekeeping


Safe and Sanitary Facilities

General Rules

Pest-Free Establishment


Preventing Falls

Preventing Burns

Avoiding Fire Hazards

Protecting Against Cuts

Avoiding Accidents

If an Accident Occurs

Involve Everyone



Food and Drug Administration

Available Resources



Section 5: Conclusion


Course Contributor




Expert Reviewer: Clarence B. Taylor III, MBA, CDM, CFPP

Clarence B. Taylor III, CDM/ CFPP is a 30-year veteran of the food industry, a Certified Dietary Manager/Food Protection Professional, and a Certified ServSafe Trainer and Test Proctor. His career highlights include being featured as a restaurant owner on Samantha Brown’s Passport to Great Weekends tv show and author of an article in River Region Living. He currently serves as Nutrition Director for an Alabama-based Rehabilitative hospital provider.

Disclosure: Clarence B. Taylor III, MBA, CDM, CFPP has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
Relias will be transparent in disclosing if any commercial support, sponsorship or co-providership is present prior to the learner completing the course.
Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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