Tools and Resources: Minnesota Certified Food Protection Manager - EH: Minnesota Department of Health

Tools and Resources
Minnesota Certified Food Protection Manager (CFPM)

This webpage provides tools and resources such as the CFPM look-up (search by name or FM number), initial course,  exam and continuing education course search tool, downloadable CFPM applications, and other helpful resources for CFPMs, CFPM instructors and environmental health professionals.

CFPM Look-up

Use name or certificate number to look up current CFPMs.

Initial Courses, Exams and Continuing Education

Find a scheduled initial course, exam or continuing education course near you. Only CFPM training courses approved by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) and the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) appear on this list. This is not an endorsement of any of these providers.


Approved Exams

Applicants for initial certification must provide proof they have passed an exam from an organization accredited by the ANSI-CFP Accreditation Program.

Instructor Form

MDH reviews instructor qualifications and continuing education courses to ensure they meet Minnesota food code requirements. Use this fillable form to submit your information to MDH for review. There is no fee.

CFPM Instructor Login

If you are an approved instructor, you may add courses, change course information, or cancel courses.

Food Safety Resources

You can find resources and information relating to food safety and security, training, and environmental health preparedness planning linked below.

Contact Us

If you have questions about Minnesota CFPM or would like additional food safety guidance, contact the Food, Pools, and Lodging Services section.

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Updated Tuesday, 17-May-2022 08:44:22 CDT