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Environmental Assessment Training Series (EATS) 102: Skill Building (Web Based)

Course Summary

Course: WB2667
CE Expiration: 05/11/2020, 11:59 PM ( ET )
Available CE: CEU, CPH

This Training uses outbreak scenarios to give students step-by-step practice with completing environmental assessments as part of large outbreak investigations outside of the local food service establishment, from the initiation of the investigation through wrap-up and reporting. Students practice

  • interviewing food workers,
  • reviewing restaurant records,
  • observing food handling practices and procedures,
  • taking environmental samples, and
  • using critical thinking to determine contributing factors and environmental antecedents to an outbreak.

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Target Audience

Epidemiologists, Laboratorians, Environmental Health Specialists, Public Health Specialists, Environmental Health Regulators, Restaurant & Food Chain Regulators, Business Community, Academia, Public Health Sector


Equipment: standard computer with internet access, keyboard, mouse, speakers, and video/graphics capabilities

Continuing Education Accreditation Statements
IACET Continuing Education Units (CEU):

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 0.6 CEU's for this program.

Certified Public Health (CPH):

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a pre-approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) recertification credits and is authorized to offer 6 CPH recertification credits for this program.