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June 25- July 1 ServSafe® Manager Food Safety Classes

ATC Food Safety hosts multiple ServSafe® Certified Manager Food Safety Classes, now serving all 50 states and Canada. In most locations, personal one-on-one classes, Quick-Certs, private group trainings, and online options are available. Regulations may vary by state so give us a call if you...

June 25- July 1 ServSafe® Manager Food Safety Classes

ATC Food Safety hosts multiple ServSafe® Certified Manager Food Safety Classes, now serving all 50 states and Canada. In most locations, personal one-on-one classes, Quick-Certs, private group trainings, and online options are available. Regulations may vary by state so give us a call if you...

ATC Food Safety hosts multiple ServSafe® Certified Manager Food Safety Classes, now serving all 50 states and Canada. In most locations, personal one-on-one classes, Quick-Certs, private group trainings, and online options are available. Regulations may vary by state so give us a call if you...

June 19-24 ServSafe® Certified Manager Food Safety Classes

ATC Food Safety hosts multiple ServSafe® Certified Manager Food Safety Classes, now serving all 50 states and Canada. In most locations, personal one-on-one classes, Quick-Certs, private group trainings, and online options are available. Regulations may vary by state so give us a call if you...

According to the CDC, from 2014-2015, Hawaii experienced 18 food borne related outbreaks, sickening over 1,000 people, causing 211 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths. In 2016, two very public food borne illness outbreaks revived an on-going discussion on food safety on the Hawaiian Islands.  Safe food handling impacts...

Who is Training Hawaii Food Safety to Workers?

According to the CDC, from 2014-2015, Hawaii experienced 18 food borne related outbreaks, sickening over 1,000 people, causing 211 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths. In 2016, two very public food borne illness outbreaks revived an on-going discussion on food safety on the Hawaiian Islands.  Safe food handling impacts...

Christmas is just around the corner, which means that corporate holiday parties should be coming up on your boss’s to-do list. And where there are parties, there is alcohol. While alcohol can be a festive addition to a corporate event, taking the necessary precautions...

Food Safety Concerns to Consider When Throwing a Company Party

Christmas is just around the corner, which means that corporate holiday parties should be coming up on your boss’s to-do list. And where there are parties, there is alcohol. While alcohol can be a festive addition to a corporate event, taking the necessary precautions...

Turkey season is upon us, which means it’s time to strut your stuff and get cooking. It also means you’ll be responsible not only for the enjoyment, but also the well being of all of your guests. The last thing you need on a...

3 Rules To Keep Turkey Day Safe

Turkey season is upon us, which means it’s time to strut your stuff and get cooking. It also means you’ll be responsible not only for the enjoyment, but also the well being of all of your guests. The last thing you need on a...

Cooking shows most certainly have some addictive qualities to them. They involve food, which is delicious. They involve people cooking food, which is entertaining in its own right. No matter how you slice it, cooking shows are cool. But a new study suggests that...

Cooking Show Hosts Are Reportedly Lazy About Food Safety

Cooking shows most certainly have some addictive qualities to them. They involve food, which is delicious. They involve people cooking food, which is entertaining in its own right. No matter how you slice it, cooking shows are cool. But a new study suggests that...

With a South Lake Tahoe California Food Manager Certification you can become a superior asset to restaurants anywhere in the state of California. Register to get yours now by calling A Training Company at 877-227-5212. How It All Started With the inception of GMOs,...

Studies Suggest That GMOs Haven’t Led To Improved Revenue

With a South Lake Tahoe California Food Manager Certification you can become a superior asset to restaurants anywhere in the state of California. Register to get yours now by calling A Training Company at 877-227-5212. How It All Started With the inception of GMOs,...

If you’ve equipped your kitchen with a giant propane tank to power your stove, then it’s time to educate yourself on what that thing really is. It’s also time you learned about what it can do. Propane is not a toy, and it’s not...

4 Precautionary Tips For Propane Tank Owners

If you’ve equipped your kitchen with a giant propane tank to power your stove, then it’s time to educate yourself on what that thing really is. It’s also time you learned about what it can do. Propane is not a toy, and it’s not...

Food manager certification class Manteca Hawaii’s beautiful waterfalls and striking volcanoes aren’t the only sites to see if you find yourself on this side of the United States. All across the Big Island you’ll find multicultural food vendors and markets. The world of food...

The Fresh Side of Food Safety on the Big Island of Hawaii

Food manager certification class Manteca Hawaii’s beautiful waterfalls and striking volcanoes aren’t the only sites to see if you find yourself on this side of the United States. All across the Big Island you’ll find multicultural food vendors and markets. The world of food...

Well business is a booming in meat production and sells in the United States these days. Production is up some 2% compared to last year. As a result, retail prices are dropping. You may assume that restaurants would have to match those prices. But...

Why Falling Retail Beef Prices Won’t Hurt Restaurants

Well business is a booming in meat production and sells in the United States these days. Production is up some 2% compared to last year. As a result, retail prices are dropping. You may assume that restaurants would have to match those prices. But...

Most American restaurants serve us portions that will feed our families for a week. In this case, the beloved doggy bag is a sandwich savior. Have you ever wondered, though, how long we can keep our food in the fridge before it spoils? It’s...

How to Properly Store Leftovers

Most American restaurants serve us portions that will feed our families for a week. In this case, the beloved doggy bag is a sandwich savior. Have you ever wondered, though, how long we can keep our food in the fridge before it spoils? It’s...

We all have a friend, relative, or coworker who’s struggled with alcohol. It’s a substance that, while heavily engrained in our culture, is far more powerful than most care to admit. We can all picture at least once where someone at the bar or...

The Traffic Light System To Cutting Off A Customer

We all have a friend, relative, or coworker who’s struggled with alcohol. It’s a substance that, while heavily engrained in our culture, is far more powerful than most care to admit. We can all picture at least once where someone at the bar or...

Upon obtaining your South Lake Tahoe California Food Manager Certification, you will become well versed in the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Food Code. The FDA is the closest thing we have to a nationwide standard for food safety. So there are a lot...

Why The FDA Code Is So Important

Upon obtaining your South Lake Tahoe California Food Manager Certification, you will become well versed in the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Food Code. The FDA is the closest thing we have to a nationwide standard for food safety. So there are a lot...

Hurricane Matthew has already caused over 800 deaths and the destruction of tens of thousands of homes in Haiti. Some reports are saying as many as a million people in the United States are now without power. The storm first hit the US border...

3 Power Outage Food Safety Tips For Hurricane Matthew

Hurricane Matthew has already caused over 800 deaths and the destruction of tens of thousands of homes in Haiti. Some reports are saying as many as a million people in the United States are now without power. The storm first hit the US border...

Summer is here and the 4th of July is right around the corner. And what better way to celebrate our Independence Day than enjoying tasty dishes in the company of your loved ones? Barbeque is a 4th of July staple and we all love...

5 special recipes to enjoy this 4th of July!

Summer is here and the 4th of July is right around the corner. And what better way to celebrate our Independence Day than enjoying tasty dishes in the company of your loved ones? Barbeque is a 4th of July staple and we all love...

Summer is here and the 4th of July is right around the corner. And what better way to celebrate our Independence Day than enjoying tasty dishes in the company of your loved ones? Barbeque is a 4th of July staple and we all love...

FDA Announced Plans To Update Definition of ‘Healthy’

Summer is here and the 4th of July is right around the corner. And what better way to celebrate our Independence Day than enjoying tasty dishes in the company of your loved ones? Barbeque is a 4th of July staple and we all love...

Brexit shocked us all today. But putting aside all the dreadful implications this decision may bring, we have decided to focus on the positive things both the UK and Europe have left to the world, like food, for example. Anyone who belongs to the...

The best British & European restaurants in the West Coast!

Brexit shocked us all today. But putting aside all the dreadful implications this decision may bring, we have decided to focus on the positive things both the UK and Europe have left to the world, like food, for example. Anyone who belongs to the...

Los Angeles County is tightening its food safety laws. With the new changes, restaurants that have sewage problems, vermin infestations, or a shortage of water will not qualify for an ‘A’ grade health rating. Those are just a few of the various changes that...

LA County To Tighten Food Inspection Point System

Los Angeles County is tightening its food safety laws. With the new changes, restaurants that have sewage problems, vermin infestations, or a shortage of water will not qualify for an ‘A’ grade health rating. Those are just a few of the various changes that...

The Department of Agriculture secretary, Russell Redding has stated that Pennsylvania’s Restaurant Health Inspection System, although it’s still not perfect, has certainly improved considerably. 10 years ago, the program was unified statewide. Today, this program can be enhanced with the help of a mobile...

The Future of Restaurant Health Inspections

The Department of Agriculture secretary, Russell Redding has stated that Pennsylvania’s Restaurant Health Inspection System, although it’s still not perfect, has certainly improved considerably. 10 years ago, the program was unified statewide. Today, this program can be enhanced with the help of a mobile...

Late last month, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that it plans to publish a labeling guide targeted at retail establishments and restaurants that are selling “away-from-home foods”. The purpose of the guide is reportedly to help foster a smoother transition into the...

Labeling Regulations To Be Enforced May 2017

Late last month, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that it plans to publish a labeling guide targeted at retail establishments and restaurants that are selling “away-from-home foods”. The purpose of the guide is reportedly to help foster a smoother transition into the...

3,000 Americans are killed and other 128,000 are hospitalized every year due to foodborne illnesses that are preventable by applying food safety practices and hygienic management of the kitchen. Here at A Training Company, we train food operators and provide certifications to food professionals...

Food Safety for Sous Vide Cooking

3,000 Americans are killed and other 128,000 are hospitalized every year due to foodborne illnesses that are preventable by applying food safety practices and hygienic management of the kitchen. Here at A Training Company, we train food operators and provide certifications to food professionals...

The challenge of staying healthy is a myth. Life is a collection of habits, some good and some bad. It’s easy to waste time sulking over the bad ones instead of celebrating the good ones. But that’s just what you have to do in...

5 Ultra Healthy Foods For Women

The challenge of staying healthy is a myth. Life is a collection of habits, some good and some bad. It’s easy to waste time sulking over the bad ones instead of celebrating the good ones. But that’s just what you have to do in...

Barbecues are the best, but the risk of contamination is even higher when cooking outside. As food safety experts, here at A Training Company, we train our students with everything they need to know to carry out any cooking task under food safety practices....

Grill & Barbeque Safety for your weekend cookouts.

Barbecues are the best, but the risk of contamination is even higher when cooking outside. As food safety experts, here at A Training Company, we train our students with everything they need to know to carry out any cooking task under food safety practices....

Hosting a party is equal parts exciting and exhausting. It’s a privilege having all of your friends in the same place while enjoying some tasty party food. It can also be enjoyable preparing dinner for everyone ahead of time. But it also requires a...

2 Essential Food Safety Tips For Hosting Dinner Parties

Hosting a party is equal parts exciting and exhausting. It’s a privilege having all of your friends in the same place while enjoying some tasty party food. It can also be enjoyable preparing dinner for everyone ahead of time. But it also requires a...

As the Internet transcends class, culture, and social climate, we have witnessed the countless ways in which globalization has fundamentally changed how people go about their daily lives. Most notably, food consumption habits coupled with food production and distribution methods today can be directly...

Food Safety In A Globalized Society

As the Internet transcends class, culture, and social climate, we have witnessed the countless ways in which globalization has fundamentally changed how people go about their daily lives. Most notably, food consumption habits coupled with food production and distribution methods today can be directly...

Millions of people get food poisoning each year. We see widespread food borne illness outbreaks far more often than we’d like to admit. With modern advances in technology, we hope to cut those numbers down, but we cannot simply rely on technologies to do...

How To Perform Food Illness Investigations

Millions of people get food poisoning each year. We see widespread food borne illness outbreaks far more often than we’d like to admit. With modern advances in technology, we hope to cut those numbers down, but we cannot simply rely on technologies to do...

In accordance with the U.S. Food Safety Modernization Act, lots of changes are being made all across the country. In the midst of the nationwide food safety regulations newly signed into effect by the Obama administration, the greatest challenge that lies ahead is how...

Penn State Aims To Educate Farmers Amidst Nationwide Food Safety Bill

In accordance with the U.S. Food Safety Modernization Act, lots of changes are being made all across the country. In the midst of the nationwide food safety regulations newly signed into effect by the Obama administration, the greatest challenge that lies ahead is how...

If you had your A Training Company Bakersfield CA Food Manager Certification already, none of this would be news to you. Become an expert today.   In 2010 the World Health Organization (WHO) released a study stating that there is a probable connection between...

Why Red Meat Is Bad And What To Eat Instead

If you had your A Training Company Bakersfield CA Food Manager Certification already, none of this would be news to you. Become an expert today.   In 2010 the World Health Organization (WHO) released a study stating that there is a probable connection between...

This article will provide you with the exact reason why you should you get your Pleasant Hill, CA Food Manager Certification immediately. It’s amazing how quickly people can adjust to something new. What’s even more amazing is how quickly they can grow dependent on...

Food Packaging Behind The Scenes

This article will provide you with the exact reason why you should you get your Pleasant Hill, CA Food Manager Certification immediately. It’s amazing how quickly people can adjust to something new. What’s even more amazing is how quickly they can grow dependent on...

Nothing says class like knowing exactly how to pair your food with the right wine.   That’s why we’ve asked the folks from A Training Company to share with us the basics of food and wine pairings.   As the experts in food safety...

Wine & Food Pairings 101

Nothing says class like knowing exactly how to pair your food with the right wine.   That’s why we’ve asked the folks from A Training Company to share with us the basics of food and wine pairings.   As the experts in food safety...

A safe kitchen is an organized kitchen. An important part of preventing contamination and exposure to antigens is knowing how to organise the kitchen in an effective way. Where to store what and how to store it. As an experts on the subject who...

Food safety & Kitchen Organization.

A safe kitchen is an organized kitchen. An important part of preventing contamination and exposure to antigens is knowing how to organise the kitchen in an effective way. Where to store what and how to store it. As an experts on the subject who...

The Harvard Business School made a study concluding that apparently the best food is served in restaurants with open kitchens, where cooks and and customers have direct eye contact.   Au contraire to what you may think, restaurants with an open kitchen do not...

Embracing the open kitchen restaurant.

The Harvard Business School made a study concluding that apparently the best food is served in restaurants with open kitchens, where cooks and and customers have direct eye contact.   Au contraire to what you may think, restaurants with an open kitchen do not...

Dough is delicate it has its own life and it must be treated with respect and love if you want to create astonishing dishes with it. From cookies to bread and from a simple yellow cake to a sophisticated Austrian pastry, dough must be...

Manipulating dough, the safe way.

Dough is delicate it has its own life and it must be treated with respect and love if you want to create astonishing dishes with it. From cookies to bread and from a simple yellow cake to a sophisticated Austrian pastry, dough must be...

Food safety requieres practice, you can get top quality food safety training but is practice what makes perfect. Here at A Training company we offer food manager certifications in Las Vegas, Nevada; as well as in other towns across the West Coast.   So...

Avoid the most common food safety mistakes.

Food safety requieres practice, you can get top quality food safety training but is practice what makes perfect. Here at A Training company we offer food manager certifications in Las Vegas, Nevada; as well as in other towns across the West Coast.   So...

In 2006, there was an E. coli outbreak found in nationally distributed fresh spinach that reached across 26 different states. While it only took a matter of days to figure out that the culprit was in spinach, the true challenge was delineating exactly which...

The Internet Of Things Meets The Food Safety Industry

In 2006, there was an E. coli outbreak found in nationally distributed fresh spinach that reached across 26 different states. While it only took a matter of days to figure out that the culprit was in spinach, the true challenge was delineating exactly which...

Should I Cut Out Gluten?

The gluten-free diet. If you yourself are not doing this, you almost certainly have a friend or two who is. The Health Science Academy said 18 million Americans claimed to be  “bothered” by products with gluten in them. According to a long feature in...

Should I Cut Out Gluten?

The gluten-free diet. If you yourself are not doing this, you almost certainly have a friend or two who is. The Health Science Academy said 18 million Americans claimed to be  “bothered” by products with gluten in them. According to a long feature in...

West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin signed a bill this past week legalizing the consumption of raw unpasteurized milk under the condition that the consumer purchases a share of the cow or milk producing animal and also signs a statement indicating that he or...

Why NOT To Drink Unpasteurized Milk

West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin signed a bill this past week legalizing the consumption of raw unpasteurized milk under the condition that the consumer purchases a share of the cow or milk producing animal and also signs a statement indicating that he or...

Everyone wanted to be the next Chipotle, until now. 2015 marks a significant time for the productions and distribution of safe food. Despite the implementation of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), the most extensive food safety regulatory overhaul to hit processors and growers...

How NOT To Be The Next Chipotle

Everyone wanted to be the next Chipotle, until now. 2015 marks a significant time for the productions and distribution of safe food. Despite the implementation of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), the most extensive food safety regulatory overhaul to hit processors and growers...

There are many benefits and reasons why you should get your Food Safety Certification with A Company. A Training Company is willing and able to assist you with any doubt or problem you have. A Food Safety Certification will be a lot easier to...

Benefits of Getting Your Las Vegas Food Certification

There are many benefits and reasons why you should get your Food Safety Certification with A Company. A Training Company is willing and able to assist you with any doubt or problem you have. A Food Safety Certification will be a lot easier to...

2016 Best and Upcoming Restaurants

2016 will be a great year for the food service industry. With so many different restaurants opening up this year, there are many options to choose from. Many chefs and food service workers are implementing new ideas to stay competitive in today’s industry. The...

2016 Best and Upcoming Restaurants

2016 will be a great year for the food service industry. With so many different restaurants opening up this year, there are many options to choose from. Many chefs and food service workers are implementing new ideas to stay competitive in today’s industry. The...

2016 will have many career opportunities in the food service industry. The food industry continues to grow and expand across the world. Now, is definitely the right time to start your career. A Training Company offers certificates to help you grow in the industry...

2016 Hottest Food Service Careers

2016 will have many career opportunities in the food service industry. The food industry continues to grow and expand across the world. Now, is definitely the right time to start your career. A Training Company offers certificates to help you grow in the industry...

If you’ve ever heard someone complain about a “stomach flu” or “food poisoning” right after a meal, chances are very good that what they may have experienced is what The Center for Disease Control has identified as the leading cause of food-bourne illness in the...

Norovirus~ The Leading Food-Bourne Illness

If you’ve ever heard someone complain about a “stomach flu” or “food poisoning” right after a meal, chances are very good that what they may have experienced is what The Center for Disease Control has identified as the leading cause of food-bourne illness in the...

The most popular poultry eaten in the US deserves special attention for professional food handlers–chicken. In its natural state, various types of bacteria are found in uncooked or undercooked chicken, presenting the need for consistent safe food handling procedures. Bacteria thrives in temperatures from...

Special Considerations When Handling Chicken

The most popular poultry eaten in the US deserves special attention for professional food handlers–chicken. In its natural state, various types of bacteria are found in uncooked or undercooked chicken, presenting the need for consistent safe food handling procedures. Bacteria thrives in temperatures from...

Responding  to the overwhelming evidence of food bourne illnesses in the first decade of the 21st century and the need to protect American consumers, President Obama signed the Food Safety Modernization Act into effect in 2011, first piece of new food safety legislation since 1938....

The Food Safety & Modernization Act of 2011~What It Means To You

Responding  to the overwhelming evidence of food bourne illnesses in the first decade of the 21st century and the need to protect American consumers, President Obama signed the Food Safety Modernization Act into effect in 2011, first piece of new food safety legislation since 1938....

Hand Washing~ Yes, It’s A Big Deal

More than any single vaccine, hand washing prevents illness and infection, saving more lives. While washing one’s hands seems like second nature when it comes to maximizing food safety, it is often done without mindfulness which can literally be a fatal mistake. Hands can...

Hand Washing~ Yes, It’s A Big Deal

More than any single vaccine, hand washing prevents illness and infection, saving more lives. While washing one’s hands seems like second nature when it comes to maximizing food safety, it is often done without mindfulness which can literally be a fatal mistake. Hands can...

Eggs~ Respectfully

Loved the world over in every culture they are consumed, eggs provide what can only be described as the perfect food—packaged excellently by nature, abundant in production, loaded with an affordable source of protein, versatile to cook with and tasty as can be. Eggs...

Eggs~ Respectfully

Loved the world over in every culture they are consumed, eggs provide what can only be described as the perfect food—packaged excellently by nature, abundant in production, loaded with an affordable source of protein, versatile to cook with and tasty as can be. Eggs...

Food Safety During the Holidays

During the winter holidays, the enduring symbol which brings people together is the conviviality of sharing food, whether it’s that batch of cookies your eight year old cousin made, or grandma’s time-honored recipe for eggnog, food is meant to be a part of what...

Food Safety During the Holidays

During the winter holidays, the enduring symbol which brings people together is the conviviality of sharing food, whether it’s that batch of cookies your eight year old cousin made, or grandma’s time-honored recipe for eggnog, food is meant to be a part of what...