SERVSAFE Food Handler Certification

SERVSAFE®
Food Handler Certification Course

The ServeSafe® Food Handler Certificate verifies basic food safety knowledge and is for individuals in food handler employee-level positions. Upon successful completion of the ANSI ASTM 2659 accredited Food Handler course and 40-question exam, the employee will receive a Certificate of Achievement from the National Restaurant Association that can be printed from a secure section of the website.

Class Dates: November 9, 10, 16 & 17 (2021)
Class times: 5:00pm – 9:00pm
Location: Fostoria Learning Center
Cost: $200 (includes book, certification exam & materials)

Advance Registration required. Seating is limited.
(419) 408-5540 for more information. Or click here to register online.
Training in partnership with Good Shepherd Home & the Fostoria Learning Center

CO.STARTERS

CO.STARTERS Core provides an action-driven, collaborative process with a small and supportive group of like-minded people. Over ten sessions, you’ll identify your assumptions about why and how your businesses will work and then talk to customers in order to validate your ideas. You’ll leave the program with a deeper understanding of how to create a sustainable business, articulate your model, and repeat the process with your next great idea.

Upcoming Cohort:
10 Weeks beginning TBA

Class Time:
6-9pm

Cost:
$250

To register for the first CO.STARTERS Cohort:

Apply Online at Fostoriaohio.org

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Co.Starters is facilitated in partnership with the Fostoria Area Chamber of Commerce.

ServSafe Manager Course Level 2

Manager Course Level Two - 7th Edition

ServSafe® has become the industry standard in food safety training and provides all employees with accurate and up-to-date information on all aspects of food safety and handling, from receiving and storing food, to food preparing and serving.

Just some of the topics to be covered during this training are:

  • Preventing cross-contamination
  • Cleaning and sanitizing
  • Food safety regulations
  • Time and temperature control
  • Safe food preparation

Class Dates: TBA
Class times: 5:00pm – 9:00pm
Location: Fostoria Learning Center
Cost: $200 (includes book, certification exam & materials)

Advance Registration required. Seating is limited.
(419) 408-5540 for more information. Or click here to register online.
Training in partnership with Good Shepherd Home & the Fostoria Learning Center

Franklin Covey

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Course Outline:

  • Context Setting -The Role Of The First Level Leader
  • Activity: The 6 Critical Practices
  • Work Session Overview
  • Practice 1 - Develop A Leader's Mindset
  • Practice 2 - Hold Regular 1-On-1s
  • Practice 3 - Set Up Your Team To Get Results
  • Practice 4 - Build A Rich Culture Of Feedback
  • Practice 5 - Lead Your Team Through Change
  • Practice 6 - Manage Your Time And Energy
  • Summary/Wrap Up

Day Summary:

The actual time will depend on the number of participants but an average session would look like:

8:30 a.m. to Noon

Break for lunch (or half hour lunch w/breaks in morning and afternoon sessions)

1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Here is a breakout estimate on how time is spent during the training:

  • Introduction: 45 minutes
    • Practice 1: Develop a Leader’s Mindset: 40 minutes
    • Practice 2: Hold Regular 1-on-1s: 1 hour 5 minutes
    • Practice 3: Set up Your Team to Get Results: 50 minutes
    • Practice 4: Create a Culture of Feedback: 1 hour 15 minutes
    • Practice 5: Lead Your Team Through Change: 1 hour 10 minutes
    • Practice 6: Manage Your Time and Energy: 40 minutes
    • Summary: 15 minutes
    Total Time (without breaks): 6 hours 40 minutes

*It's helpful to be able to have a 30 to 60 minute conversation with someone from the company

a week to several weeks prior to establish concerns/paradigms. 

Class Date: 7/22/2022
Class times: 8:30 am – 4:00pm
Location: Fostoria Learning Center
Cost: $199

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Teamwork & Team Building

The Teamwork and Team Building workshop will encourage participants to explore the different aspects of a team, as well as ways that they can become a top-notch team performer. Your participants will be given the details and concepts of what makes up a team, and what factors into being a successful team and team member.

Class Date: November 9, 2021
Class times: 8:30 am – 12:00pm
Location: Fostoria Learning Center
Cost: $129

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*This is a part of the Supervisory Training Series and there is a discount for booking all 5-parts. See separate dropdown item for the full-series sign-up and discounted rate.

Refund/Cancellation Policy:

You can withdraw from any class up to 3 days before its start. Refunds are not issued for no-shows.

Leadership & Influence

Once you learn the techniques of true Leadership And Influence, you will be able to build the confidence it takes to take the lead. Th e more experience you have acting as a genuine leader, the easier it will be for you. It is never easy to take the lead, as you will need to make decisions and face challenges, but it can become natural and rewarding.

Class Date: TBA
Class times: 8:30 am – 12:00pm
Location: Fostoria Learning Center
Cost: $129

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*This is a part of the Supervisory Training Series and there is a discount for booking all 5-parts. See separate dropdown item for the full-series sign-up and discounted rate.

Refund/Cancellation Policy:

You can withdraw from any class up to 3 days before its start. Refunds are not issued for no-shows.

Communication Strategies

The Communication Strategies workshop will help participants understand  the different methods of communication and how to make the most of each of them. These strategies will provide a great benefit for any organization and its employees. They will trickle down throughout the organization and positively impact everyone involved.

Class Date: TBA
Class times: 8:30 am – 12:00pm
Location: Fostoria Learning Center
Cost: $129

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*This is a part of the Supervisory Training Series and there is a discount for booking all 5-parts. See separate dropdown item for the full-series sign-up and discounted rate.

Refund/Cancellation Policy:

You can withdraw from any class up to 3 days before its start. Refunds are not issued for no-shows.

Supervising Others

The Supervising Others workshop will help supervisors become more efficient and proficient, with information on delegating, managing time, setting goals and expectations (for themselves and others), providing feedback, resolving conflict, and administering discipline.

Class Date: October 28, 2021
Class times: 8:30 am – 12:00pm
Location: Fostoria Learning Center
Cost: $129

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*This is a part of the Supervisory Training Series and there is a discount for booking all 5-parts. See separate dropdown item for the full-series sign-up and discounted rate.

Refund/Cancellation Policy:

You can withdraw from any class up to 3 days before its start. Refunds are not issued for no-shows.

Creative Problem Solving

The Creative Problem Solving workshop will give participants an overview of the entire creative problem solving process, as well as key problem solving  tools that they can use every day. Skills such as brainstorming, information gathering, analyzing data, and identifying resources will be covered throughout the workshop.

Class Date: November 11, 2021
Class times: 8:30 am – 12:00pm
Location: Fostoria Learning Center
Cost: $129

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*This is a part of the Supervisory Training Series and there is a discount for booking all 5-parts. See separate dropdown item for the full-series sign-up and discounted rate.

Refund/Cancellation Policy:

You can withdraw from any class up to 3 days before its start. Refunds are not issued for no-shows.

Supervisory Training Series - All 5 Parts

Teamwork & Team Building

The Teamwork and Team Building workshop will encourage participants to explore the different aspects of a team, as well as ways that they can become a top-notch team performer. Your participants will be given the details and concepts of what makes up a team, and what factors into being a successful team and team member.

Leadership & Influence

Once you learn the techniques of true Leadership And Influence, you will be able to build the confidence it takes to take the lead. Th e more experience you have acting as a genuine leader, the easier it will be for you. It is never easy to take the lead, as you will need to make decisions and face challenges, but it can become natural and rewarding.

Communication Strategies

The Communication Strategies workshop will help participants understand  the different methods of communication and how to make the most of each of them. These strategies will provide a great benefit for any organization and its employees. They will trickle down throughout the organization and positively impact everyone involved.

Supervising Others

The Supervising Others workshop will help supervisors become more efficient and proficient, with information on delegating, managing time, setting goals and expectations (for themselves and others), providing feedback, resolving conflict, and administering discipline.

Creative Problem Solving

The Creative Problem Solving workshop will give participants an overview of the entire creative problem solving process, as well as key problem solving  tools that they can use every day. Skills such as brainstorming, information gathering, analyzing data, and identifying resources will be covered throughout the workshop.

Class Dates: TBA
Class times: 8:30 am – 12:00pm
Location: Fostoria Learning Center
Cost: $599

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Refund/Cancellation Policy:

You can withdraw from any class up to 3 days before its start. Refunds are not issued for no-shows.

Basics of Business Accounting and Quickbooks

Understanding your basic business accounting and knowing how to read business financials is key to small business success.  Learn how to properly set up your financials in Quickbooks and save time and money for you and your accountant with streamlined accurate reports and documentation.  This course will teach the basics of business accounting and assist you with setting up your business financials in Quickbooks. The course includes Quickbooks software so enrollees are encouraged to bring a laptop or flash drive to each class.

Time: Monday and Wednesday 6-8:30 p.m., four 2.5 hour sessions in each block

Dates for sessions in each block are:

Block 1 - September 13, 15, 20, & 22, 2021

Block 2 - November 1, 3, 8, & 10, 2021

Block 3 - January 17, 19, 24, & 26, 2022

Block 4 - March 7, 9, 14, & 16, 2022

Cost: $200 per 4 class session

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Basic Website Building

This two hour class will walk you through the steps to building a website using WIX.  Additional information will be given using other sites, some free some not.  The class will also discuss different ways to reach target audiences as well as define commonly used terms in marketing and web design.

Time: 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.

Dates: October 6, 2021 ; January 12, 2022 ; March 16, 2022

Cost: $50

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