DMR to Host Free ServSafe Training for Seafood Industry

13-86-CWS | August 1, 2013

BILOXI, Miss. – The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources (MDMR) will host a one day Servsafe Training on August 12, 2013, Sept 2, 10, and 16 , 2013.  This certification is required for selling cooked product and  will be a FREE training for the first 100 participants. This training is open to members of the Mississippi Seafood Industry: Fishermen, Seafood Dealers, Seafood Retail Market workers, Seafood Peddlers or Mobile Unit Owners, Seafood Restaurant owners, Seafood Regulators and Enforcement, Students and Seafood processing plant workers. Advance registration is encouraged. For more information contact Linda Craft of the Innovation Center at 228- 326-9161, or


August 12 and September 16, 2013 Venue:
Innovation Center, 
1636 Popps Ferry Road  Biloxi, MS 39532.


September 2 and 10, 2013 Venue:
Commission Room, Bolton State Building, 
1141 Bayview Avenue, Biloxi, MS 39530


The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources is dedicated to enhancing, protecting and conserving marine interests of the state by managing all marine life, public trust wetlands, adjacent uplands and waterfront areas to provide for the optimal commercial, recreational, educational and economic uses of these resources consistent with environmental concerns and social changes. Visit the MDMR online at




Contact: Syneathia Lett
Phone: (228) 523-4101