New York’s Path to $15 Minimum Wage: Uneven, and Bumpy. How can Food Safety help out?

New York’s Path to $15 Minimum Wage: Uneven, and Bumpy. How can Food Safety help out? So Fast Food workers are getting raises once again. By December 31 2016, New York City fast food workers will receive ($12 an hour) and the rest of the state ($10.75 an hour) So what does this mean for Read more about New York’s Path to $15 Minimum Wage: Uneven, and Bumpy. How can Food Safety help out?[…]

What are the questions that will appear on the Servsafe Food Manager’s Safety Examination?

What are the questions that will appear on the Servsafe Food Manager’s Safety Examination? At Westchetser Food Safety we prepare our students on all the required material necessary to be ready for the Food Manager’s Safety Examination however the answer to the question we don’t know what questions will be on the exam. This is Read more about What are the questions that will appear on the Servsafe Food Manager’s Safety Examination?[…]

Is the Food Safety Exam Difficult?

Is the Food Safety Exam Difficult? According to the National Restaurant Association, the ServSafe test is a matter of common sense in food handling and preparation, along with some technical knowledge. The test is extensive, but with excellent preparation and practice testing, the certification is not difficult to achieve. At Wetschester Food Safety we cannot Read more about Is the Food Safety Exam Difficult?[…]

Food Manager’s Safety Tips: Exercise for your Staff

Food Manager’s Safety Tips: Exercise for your Staff At Westchester Food Safety we created a list of Food Manager Safety topics which can be broken up over a one year period. It is our suggestion that you prepare one topic a week and go over each with your staff. With just four tips a you Read more about Food Manager’s Safety Tips: Exercise for your Staff[…]

Westchester Food Safety will Help You Succeed!

What’s your success rate? How many people pass how many fail. We’ll… it’s safe to say at Westchester Food Safety are students have a lot of success. We count on our students passing! It always depends on people’s desire to put in the time and listen and learn. If you come to our course and Read more about Westchester Food Safety will Help You Succeed![…]

Online Class vs. Real Live Course

Online Class vs. Real Live Course Getting your ServSafe® Manager’s Food Safety certification is a relatively painless process. The point for all of us especially us involved in the food industry is we do not have the time. Time is of the essence. Some local universities offer food safety classes or an online course and unfortunately Read more about Online Class vs. Real Live Course[…]

An incentive for your employees (Securing employees by giving something back)

An incentive for your employees (Securing employees by giving something back) So it was suggested to me some time ago after dealing with a high turnover of staff that I think about giving employees something back after X amount of time to insure that they stay and work harder. So I thought of a way. Read more about An incentive for your employees (Securing employees by giving something back)[…]

How do franchises get ServSafe certified?

How do franchises get ServSafe certified?. How does that work? As well as my food safety teaching job, I am also an active franchise at the famous Subway chain restaurant. I own a location in Westchester County. In reality Subway introduced me to this food safety process also my historic background in education/teaching helped me Read more about How do franchises get ServSafe certified?[…]

Topics covered within the ServSafe® Manager’s Food Safety course

How many units or topics are covered within the ServSafe® Manager’s Food Safety course? Westchester Food Safety Course covers the below units while preparing our students for the exam and these bellow units are based on the ServSafe® guidelines 1) Providing Safe Food 2) Forms of Contamination 3) The Safe Food Handler 4) The Flow of Read more about Topics covered within the ServSafe® Manager’s Food Safety course[…]