The Quick Reference Guide is an entertaining, easy to read color cartoon and industry rich text designed for the line worker. Also current to the 2001 FDA Food Code, this concise reference focuses on the key areas of: Personal hygiene; Time and temperature management; Preventing cross contamination; Cleaning and sanitizing practices; Accident prevention and safety. Key features include the quick reference time and temperature chart of safe temperatures, in-text, illustrated glossary of terms, and a Test Your Knowledge review quiz at the end of each section.
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Nancy Roberts Rue, Ph.D., R.N., has a background in teaching in technical education. Her doctorate is in educational leadership and curriculum and instruction from the University of Florida. With thirty years of experience in higher education and evaluation at Indiana University and St. Petersburg Junior College, she is dedicated to the task of building educational materials that meet the needs of those who want to learn.
Dr. Rue wrote the Handbook for Safe Food Service Management while serving as director of the Certified Professional Food Manager program at National Assessment Institute. The Handbook was designed to give entry level food managers a single source for study and focused on need-to-know information. She is now an independent writer and consultant on training and development techniques.
Anna Graf Williams, Ph.D., is a second-generation, born-in-America German who went from being a farmer's daughter to earning a Ph.D. in education. As the co-founder and co-owner of Learnovation®, LLC, she has designed and taught courses in diversity, mentored immigrant students in the hotel and restaurant business, and worked with people to expand their careers.Excerpt. © Reprinted by permission. All rights reserved.:
In retail food establishments, food workers are the front line of defense against the contamination of food and food products. The purpose of this book is to deliver critical food- handling information in a quick, easy-to-understand format. All the information has been conveyed in simple language and through descriptive pictures and illustrations to demonstrate the principles of food safety. It will not take long to master important procedures needed for food protection. After a very short course of instruction, the food worker should be able to apply this information to the performance of his or her tasks, and ultimately, better protect the safety of food before it reaches the patron.
Food Manager Certification is required in many states and jurisdictions across the United States. The manager is responsible for teaching employees how to keep food safe during receiving, storage, preparation, holding, and handling. The Quick Reference is designed to assist managers in teaching employees the basics in food safety information and practice.
On the back cover, you will find the pocket reference guide for safe time and temperature controls. Cut it out for use as an easily accessible source to the critical information needed to keep food safe. With this book, you and your staff will be practicing proper food safety techniques in a very short time!
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