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a. Certification requirements for food managers are covered under Indiana statute 410 IAC 7-22.
b. The following organizations offer nationally accredited food safety manager certification programs and examinations utilizing the American National Standards Institute (ANSI):

c. Listed below are providers for training and one or more of the approved examinations from the aforementioned accredited testing organizations:

d. How to Identify a Valid Certification of Food Handler Certificate:

**ServSafe Food Handler Certificate does not meet Indiana State certification requirements.**


For more information regarding emergency response for food protection, visit
b. Food Safety Information
The links listed below can be downloaded and printed in a ready-to-use format for placement in restaurants and grocery stores.  The topics covered include:
  • Use of a hand washing sink
  • No smoking
  • Manual dishwashing techniques
  • Hold and cold hold temperatures
  • Employee hand washing

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