Tri River Area CSU Extension - To provide information, education and to encourage the application of research-based knowledge to the communities of Delta, Mesa, Montrose, and Ouray Counties.

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Family and Consumer Science Upcoming Classes and Programs


ServSafe Certification

Training times: Hours vary by class! *Minimum of 30 day Pre-registration is required* ~ $140 Basic Course, Textbook, and Testing

Due to the health restrictions in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our in-person courses for the Food Protection Manager Certification are limited. There are online course options, including proctoring, available at https://www.servsafe.com/. If you need guidance on this course, please reach out to us at 970-249-3935 or email traextension@gmail.com .

Recurring Classes & Programs

Food Safety Training for Colorado Cottage Food Producers

Read more about which products are considered “cottage foods” and if you or your company need this certification here: https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/sites/default/files/Reg_DEHS_CottageFoodsAct_Brochure.pdf

Due to the health restrictions in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our in-person courses for the Cottage Food Producer certification are limited. For the most up to date information, or to inquire if this certification is right for you, please reach out to us at 970-249-3935 or email traextension@gmail.com .

Food Safety Works

“Food Safety Works” is a course we offer for food service workers, that covers the basic requirements for safe food handling. We offer this class on an as-needed basis. To schedule a private group training for your business contact the Tri-River Area Extension office at 970-249-3935.


Past Classes & Programs


COVID-19 Impact

CSU Extension is closely monitoring and following COVID-19 (Coronavirus) guidance as outlined by public health experts. Our office hours and availability vary by location, please see the Contact Us page for up-to-date office hours or to contact an Agent in your area.