Take this survey to see if online distance training fits your lifestyle, educational needs, and learning style.

  • I am self-disciplined, work well independently, and can set goals for completing tasks.
    YES NO

  • I have good time-management skills that will enable me to balance coursework with my personal and professional life.
    YES NO

  • I am confident enough with computers, printers, and software to perform simple tasks and to ask for assistance when needed.
    YES NO

  • I have access to the Internet, e-mail and a computer on a regular basis.

    YES NO

  • I am capable of downloading software from the Internet and installing it on my computer on my own or with assistance from Penn State.
    YES NO

  • I care about the safety of my company's food products and am eager to acquire knowledge and learn new skills I can use on the job.
    YES NO

If you answered "yes" to most of these questions, then you are self-motivated, knowledgeable, and are committed to maintaining the safety of your company's products.

And, you are ready to take the online Penn State Food Safety and Sanitation Course.

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Luke LaBorde, Ph.D.
  • Professor of Food Science

Contact Us

Luke LaBorde, Ph.D.
  • Professor of Food Science