Food Safety Courses

You can view the Events tab on our website to see when the next Food Handler’s or Food Protection Management course is being offered in Gillespie County.  For both courses, you will need to call the Gillespie County Extension office at 830-997-3452 to reserve your seat.

Food Manager 2-Day Certification Training

In Gillespie County we offer, the Two-Day Certified Food Manager Certification Course.  Program fulfills state requirements for Certified Food Manager status upon completion of course and successful performance on examination. Call the Gillespie County Extension Office at 830-997-3452 by the RSVP deadline.

Course descriptions, cost, and registration forms can be found at


Food Handler’s

This 2 hour course is recommended for all food service employees to help promote the service of safe food. It is a basic overview of food safety principals and practices that are necessary to ensure you serve safe food at your establishment. Payment can be made ahead of time by visiting the Extension Office at 95 Frederick Rd. or payment can be made at the door. Please reserve your seat ahead of time by calling the Gillespie County Extension Office at 830-997-3452 and a registration form will be e-mailed to you.  Cost is $20.00. Once a year the course is offered in Spanish.