FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 15, 2014
NEHA Inaugural Food Safety Focus Symposium Slated for Las Vegas
DENVER--- The National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) will offer the first annual
Food Safety Focus Symposium (FSFS) at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, July 8-11, 2014. The FSFS is designed to help the working food safety professional keep up to date with emerging food safety trends, stay current on new scientific information about food safety, take in-depth refresher training classes, and prepare for career advancing food safety credentials.
The 2014 inaugural symposium focuses on food safety training for retail, industry, and manufacturing professionals. To allow for comprehensive study in each of the topic areas, all courses will be full-day or multi-day classes.
Courses and workshops available at the FSFS:
Microbiology and Toxicology for the Food Safety Professional
Certified in Comprehensive Food Safety (CCFS)
Credential Review Course and Exam
Food Safety Auditor
HACCP for Processors and Manufacturers
HACCP for Retail Food Operations
Certified Professional – Food Safety (CP-FS) Credential Review Course and Exam
Registered Environmental Health Specialist/Registered Sanitarian (REHS/RS) Credential Review Course and Exam
More information about the symposium including how to register, is available at
The National Environmental Health Association will also be holding its Annual Educational Conference and Exhibition concurrently in Las Vegas, which is geared to a broad spectrum of environmental health topics including food protection and defense.
About the National Environmental Health Association
NEHA's mission, "to advance the environmental health and protection
professional for the purpose of providing a healthful environment
for all" is represented in the products and services offered by NEHA
through training, education, networking, professional development,
and policy involvement opportunities. The basis for the
association’s activities is the belief that the professional who is
trained, educated, and motivated is the professional who will make
the greatest contribution to the healthful environmental goals.
Learn more about NEHA at
The AEC will be held at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, July 7th –
10th, 2014. Information about the conference can be found