Minnesota Association of Family & Consumer Sciences

Serv-Safe Training for Educators

June 27, 2017    |   8AM – 6PM     |     MN Department of Education    |   1500 Hwy. 36 West, Roseville, MN.  55113-4035    |    MDE Conference Center A – CC 13

Registration Deadline is June 2nd!

MDE FACS Initiative, aligned with FACS Frameworks is to have FACS teachers obtain their ServSafe Certification and provide opportunity for students to take the ServSafe Test by the end of the Foundations of Foods course, and/or the end of the Culinary I/Prostart I course.  We need to help meet the skills gap, and high need and job outlook for workers in the hospitality field.  We are the most highly qualified to do this as FACS teachers!

  • Do you need your ServSafe Certification?
  • Do you need to renew your current ServSafe Certificate?
  • Do you want to get started becoming a ServSafe proctor?

8 hours of Instruction, test, snacks and lunch are all provided.

  • Identify and safely handle TCS foods
  • Learn about personal hygiene and how it plays a role in food safety
  • Implement an effective, proactive program based on preventing food hazards before the occur
  • Learn to comply with regulatory agencies.

This program meets certification requirements established by the State of Minnesota and local health departments.  The class includes the ServSafe Certification course book, certification exam and instruction.  Because the program requires some home study prior to the class, please register early.

Download the registration form here.

Teacher Cadet Training

Tuesday, August 1 – Thursday, August 3, 2017   |   8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Teacher Cadet is an innovative, curriculum-based college level course designed to attract talented young people to the education profession through a challenging introduction to teaching. It is an opportunity for districts to “Grow their Own” future teachers. Registration fee includes three-day training, curriculum ($500.00 of $600.00 registration fee) and materials. A light breakfast and lunch will be provided each day. CEU’s will be available.

Session Information

Tuesday, August 1 – Thursday, August 3, 2017   |   8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Normandale Community College  |   Partnership Center Room P-0838  
9700 France Avenue South Bloomington, MN 55431


Registration Fee Schedule

Early Bird Registration fee $600 (through June 15, 2017)

Regular Registration fee $625 (June 16 – July 15, 2017)


Hotel and Travel Information

Attendees are solely responsible for securing their own hotel accommodations and travel needs. Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation. Mention Teacher Cadet to receive discount rate. Both include free breakfast and shuttle to Mall of America.

Holiday Inn Express and Suite Bloomington West 7770 Johnson Ave. South, Bloomington, MN 1-952-893-9999
Rate: $109 per night

Hilton Garden Inn Minneapolis – Mall of America 1601 American Blvd. East, Bloomington, MN 1-952-854-1687
Rate: $109 per night

To register, please complete and submit this form to address below.   Payments made payable to: MAFCS Mail to: Marlys Eikmeier, MAFCS Secretary, 24992 Halfman Road, St. Cloud, MN 56301

Phone: 320-493-5468 or Email: