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FMC Food Managers Certification has Officially Obtained ANAB Accreditation
The time has finally come... EduClasses® has officially obtained national accreditation from the ANSI National Accreditation Board, ANAB®, for our National Food Managers Certification, FMC® at www.FoodManagersCertification.com! We are...
ABC warns licensees not to sell illegal Mary Jones hemp-infused sodas
SACRAMENTO – The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) is warning licensees not to sell Mary Jones hemp-infused soda, which have been identified as containing prohibited tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) isolate ingredients...
BIG NEWS! FoodManagersCertification.com has OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED!
Exciting news! EduClasses® Certified Food Protection Manager (CFPM) Program, FMC® Food Managers Certification, www.FoodManagersCertification.com, has just earned national accreditation from the American National Standards Institute (ANSI)...
ABC Reminds the Public to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo Responsibly
Sacramento – The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) is reminding the public to celebrate responsibly on Cinco de Mayo this weekend. While everyone should act responsibly, licensees have an especially important role in...
April is Alcohol Awareness Month: Spotlight on IMPACT Program
In observance of Alcohol Awareness Month, the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) is highlighting a statewide program aimed at helping licensees stay in compliance and reduce alcohol-related crime. IMPACT (Informed Merchants...
April is Alcohol Awareness Month: Spotlight on Minor Decoy Program
SACRAMENTO – In observance of Alcohol Awareness Month, the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) is highlighting its ongoing commitment to combating underage drinking through the Minor Decoy Program. Established in the...
Convenience Redefined: Food Handler Classes Introduces Audio Narration
In the fast-paced world of online education, convenience is king. And now, Food Handler Classes, FHC®, is revolutionizing the learning experience with the introduction of audio narration. Picture this: no more staring at screens or clicking...
Revolutionizing Navigation: Food Handler Classes' Transition from Subdomains to Subdirectories
FHC®, Food Handler Classes, FoodHandlerClasses.com, a prominent platform offering food safety training, has recently made a significant structural change in its website architecture. Previously, the website utilized subdomain URLs, such as...
New law requiring bars serving spirits to offer drug testing devices to take effect July 1
SACRAMENTO - A new law mandating certain alcoholic beverage license holders to offer drug testing devices for sale or at no cost to patrons will take effect beginning July 1. AB 1013 (Lowenthal) requires establishments with a Type 48 license from...
ABC’s Responsible Beverage Service Program Passes 500,000 Certification Milestone
SACRAMENTO — The Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) recently certified its 500,000th participant in its Responsible Beverage Service (RBS) Program, which mandates training for California’s alcohol servers. To date, 500,518...
Elevate Your Serving Career: Affordable Alcohol Server Training Now Available
In the world of bartending and alcohol service, responsible practices are not just encouraged – they're mandatory. That's why obtaining your alcohol server training certification is a crucial step towards ensuring safety and...
Illinois Cannabis Handler Classes Launched
EduClasses® is thrilled to announce the launch of https://cannabishandlerclasses.com/illinois/, our innovative and comprehensive Budtender Training and Certification Course tailored specifically for the State of Illinois! As the cannabis...
New Affiliate Referrer Announcement - Philmont Scout Ranch
Philmont Scout Ranch, philmontscoutranch.org, is the Boy Scouts of America’s largest National High-Adventure Base. Born in 1938 as Philturn Rocky Mountain Scout Camp, Philmont has become a bustling center for high adventure and training. It...
EduClasses® Launches Food Allergens Training Program
EduClasses, a leading online education platform, has recently launched FAC, Food Allergens Classes, FoodAllergensClasses.com, a comprehensive resource aimed at providing essential knowledge about food allergens. This innovative training and...
Is Water Damage Covered By Your Homeowners Policy?
What are the chances I will have a water damage claim? You have a 1 in 55 chance of making a claim for water damage this year, according to the Insurance Information Institute. Am I covered? If you are like most American’s you’re not...
New Year’s Confessions. Yes, I ate that chocolate bar
​It’s the first half of January. How many of us made a New Year’s Resolution?​ ​Statistics say that as many as 45% of Americans make a New Year’s Resolution. But only 8% of us keep them. What’s the number 1 New Year’s...
el Restaurante Magazine - EduClasses Newest Affiliate Referrer
After meeting at the Texas Restaurant Associate tradeshow, Ed Avis of El Restaurante Magazine and Tony Dean with EduClasses saw an opportunity to collaborate and offer the readers of El Restaurante Magazine EduClasses' food and alcohol safety...
Simplifying Access to Education: Exploring EduClasses' Effortless Bulk Order System
In the era of digital education, platforms like EduClasses® have revolutionized the way people access learning materials and courses. Among the myriad features that enhance user experience, EduClasses' bulk order system stands out as a...
UNDERAGE DRINKING AND ITS DANGERS
Resource: https://www.brownandcrouppen.com/underage-drinking-and-its-dangers/ Underage drinking is a serious social issue. Drinking before the legal age has been linked to many short- and long-term negative effects on physical, mental, social and...
Fast Eating in Carrizozo New Mexico
Out in the middle of New Mexico is a little town called Carrizozo. A little town where two major thoroughfares 54 and 380 cross. One route of 4 lanes heading a winding north to south and the other 4 lane windy route east to west. At the...
Finished Piloting Our CFPM Exams and Gave Away Our Final 4th $1,000 Gift Card
YAY!! We have finished piloting our 4 CFPM exams! Over 400 volunteer Food Managers, Health Inspectors, and Culinary Professors participated from around the county to pilot our exams. Thanks to everyone's efforts we have finished the piloting...
Finishing Up the Pilot Exams and Given Away the 3rd $1,000 Gift Card
EduClasses® is in the process of obtaining ANAB accreditation for our Certified Food Protection Manager (CFPM) exam and are elated to announce we are in the final stretch! To receive accreditation, we were required to have a multitude of...
The Importance of Food Handler Cards and Handwashing in Texas
In the food service industry, ensuring the safety and well-being of customers is of utmost importance. This is why Texas DSHS requires food handlers to obtain a food handlers card, certifying that they have undergone proper training in food safety...
Massachusetts Cannabis Handler Classes Launched
EduClasses & CHC are proud to announce the launch of Massachusetts Cannabis Handler Classes, https://CannabisHandlerClasses.com/Massachusets Cannabis Budtender Certification and training approved by Colorado MED to work in dispensary, Medical...
Food Safety in Dallas, Texas
Food safety is a critical aspect of the food industry. Ensuring that the food produced and served to customers is safe and free from hazards requires the knowledge and skills of food handlers. That’s why Food Safety Training is crucial...
Seller Server Classes Launches OHIO ABLE Seller Server Alcohol Safety Training
Ohio Online Course: https://ohio.sellerserverclasses.com/ Seller Server Classes, part of the EduClasses® family of online courseware, is pleased to announce the launch of the Ohio Alcohol Training course. Both On-Premise and Off-Premise...
Brie and camembert cheeses have been recalled per these news resources.
Brie and camembert cheeses have been recalled per these news resources. Resource: Several hospitalized due to Listeria outbreak linked to cheese (news12.com) Resource: https://www.cdc.gov/listeria/outbreaks/monocytogenes-09-22/index.html
Colorado Cannabis Handler Classes Launched
EduClasses & CHC are proud to announce the launch of Colorado Cannabis Handler Classes, https://CannabisHandlerClasses.com/colorado! Cannabis Budtender Certification and training approved by Colorado MED to work in dispensary, Medical and...
California’s Mandatory Alcohol Server Training Deadline Draws Near
EduClasses Note: The Article below was provided by California's Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control. After you have signed up for your Server ID through the RBS Portal, please search EduClasses or dba Seller Server Classes. Alcoholic...
California Online Spanish RBS SellerServerClasses Launched!
EduClasses® is proud to announce the launch of the new Spanish version of the California Responsible Beverage Service (RBS) Seller Server Classes training course. EduClasses® is the first online California RBS Training Provider to offer an...
Seller Server Classes Launches California RBS Server Alcohol Safety Training
Seller Server Classes, part of the EduClasses® family of online courseware, is pleased to announce the launch of the State of California Responsible Beverage Service (RBS) Training Program. This online training course have been approved by the...
Cosmetology, Hair Matters!
“You wanna be taken seriously, you need serious hair.” - Melanie Griffith in the film Working Girl There is something epic about hair. From fairy tales to Broadway songs, the qualities of a beautiful, healthy head of hair have been...
The Naked Truth About Hair Loss Supplements
Most of us will lose between 50 and 100 hairs each and every day. It’s really nothing to worry about. Because 50 to 100 new hairs are growing in to replace the ones we lost. But some folks may see a lot more stray hairs in the bathtub drain after...
News Flash, You Cannot Nourish Your Hair
We all seen the advertisements encouraging us to, “Nourish Your Hair!” But the cold, hard truth is, you can’t nourish you’re your hair. To nourish something involves providing it with “the food or other substances necessary for growth, health, and...
Extra Long Hair, a Trend that is In
Long hair on ladies has been in style for a while, but with fashion models and movie stars sporting extra-long locks, lots of women are letting their manes flow more freely than in recent decades. But growing it long can take quite a bit more care...
To Beard or Not To Beard: That is the Question
Male facial hair is a fact of life. What a male chooses to do with that facial hair is a whole different discussion. Should you go clean shaven? Full-on mountain man? Trim and tidy? Goatee? Van Dyke? Sideburns? Fu Man Chu? Mustache?So many options...
Food Manager Jobs
Looking for a job that doesn’t require an advanced degree, and pays better than the national average for all occupations? You might consider becoming a food service manager.According to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, the...
Why You Need Beard Oil
The beard is back, baby. And whether you like yours neat and tidy, or unkempt and blowing free in the wind, there are still a few things a man needs to keep to his facial hair comfortable, and looking incredibly good! One of those things is Beard...
Top Cosmetic Surgery Procedures Revealed
Each year, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) reveals the most popular surgical and minimally invasive cosmetic procedures in the United States. 2018 saw a dramatic increase of around a quarter of a million more cosmetic procedures...
Surprising Health Benefits of Mini Peppers
If you grew up with the traditional, versatile but somewhat bitter, green bell pepper, you might be surprised but the delightfully sweet treat, the mini bell pepper.A relatively new addition to the bell pepper family at the local supermarket, mini...
DSBWorldWide Joins With TALWD to Launch New Website
The Texas Association of Local WIC Directors, TALWD, is a professional organization made up of local WIC Directors who put forth efforts to influence program planning, changes to WIC policies, coordination between local and state agencies, and...
Texas Seller Server Classes
Did you know that in the state of Texas the person who actually serves, sells, or delivers an alcoholic beverage to a customer is legally responsible for that sale? While other people, such as the door hostess, bouncer, or bartender, can check IDs...
The Glamorous Career of Hollywood Makeup Artist
Who hasn’t wanted the Oscars or Golden Globes and marveled at the perfectly coiffed and made-up beauties on the red carpet? Or maybe you’re enthralled with the special effects makeup that transformed our mild-mannered office boy into a super hero...
When It Is Hard to Love the Skin You Are In
Eczema. Not only is it hard to spell, but it just sounds evil. Eczema is common name for a whole cluster of conditions that result in red, itchy, inflamed skin, including atopic dermatitis, seborrheic dermatitis, contact dermatitis, stasis...
DSBWorldWide Produced Animation Featured on Discovery Channel How Its Made
Texomaland-based blademaster, DiamondBlade Knives was recently featured on Discovery Channel’s popular show, “How It’s Made,” and a centerpiece of the story was the 3d animation, produced by DSBWorldWide, which detailed the company’s patented...
Seller Server Classes Launches Florida Responsible Vendor Seller Server Alcohol Training
Seller Server Classes, part of the EduClasses® family of online courseware, is pleased to announce the launch of the Florida Responsible Vendor Alcohol Training course. This course is offered in both On-Premise and Off-Premise. The Florida...
Hands On Cosmetology
As a professional cosmetologist, you pride yourself on staying on the cutting edge of style. In fact, you might just be the initiator of style. Your job is to make your clients look spectacular, and you do it with panache. From consultation to...
Food Handler Classes Provides Valuable Industry Training
Did you know that more than half of all adults have worked in the food service industry at some point in their lives? Or that the restaurant industry provided the first job for nearly one-third of all Americans? According to the U.S. Department of...
Fashion Trend, Eyelash Extensions
Once limited to celebrities and super-models, eyelash extensions have gone mainstream, with everyone from the girl next door to the soccer mom in the bleachers wearing them. Extensions can make eyelashes look longer, fuller and more youthful, not...
Treat Thirsty Skin with Hyaluronic Acid
Ask a skin care pro for the three most important steps in keeping your skin looking healthy and youthful and her response will likely be, “Moisturize, moisturize, moisturize!” And one of the most highly touted ingredients in skin care products that...
Nail Fungus and What To Do About It
Nail fungus is not a particularly appetizing topic to discuss at the company picnic or around the dinner table, but it is a condition that is more common that you might think and knowing the symptoms might give you a head start on treating this...
Nail Tech Safety
More than 375,000 people work as nail technicians in salons across the United States, according to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics. When it comes to dangerous careers, nail tech might not register too high on your list...
Microblading
2017 might have been the Year of the Eyebrow, but that doesn’t mean eyebrow trends are no longer fashion forward. On the contrary, eyebrows are in – whether big and bushy, thin and manicured, arched, curved, rounded, angled, sloped or even unibrow...
Food Handler Classes Introduces Bulk Ordering
Food Handler Classes, part of the EduClasses® family of online coursewares, is pleased to introduce Bulk Ordering. With this innovative new feature, owners and facility managers can now ensure that their place of business complies with State and...
Seller Server Classes Launches Oklahoma ABLE Seller Server Alcohol Safety Training
ABLE Online Course: https://oklahoma.sellerserverclasses.com/ Seller Server Classes, part of the EduClasses® family of online courseware, is pleased to announce the launch of the Oklahoma ABLE Alcohol Training course. Both On-Premise and...
DSB WebItems® Software Evolves
When it comes to your website, a one-size-fits-all mentality simply will not do. You need the ability to quickly, easily, and intuitively customize your site to reflect your company’s mission, products, and personality. That’s where DSBWorldwide’s...
Seller Server Classes Launches New York Alcohol Training
ATAP Online Course: https://newyorkeduclassesalcoholtraining.com/ Seller Server Classes, part of the EduClasses® family of online courseware, is pleased to announce the launch of the New York EduClasses Alcohol Training course. Both On-Premise...
Tips on Tipping
You’re going out for a special night on the town with that special someone in your life. Everything is going to be perfect; from the right table at the right restaurant, to the before-dinner drinks, to appetizers, to the perfectly paired wine, to...
Formaldehyde Exposure
When you hear the word, “formaldehyde,” chances are you think of embalming fluid. But this chemical concoction has been, and continues to be, used in a plethora of products such as glue, plywood, insulation and carpet. Formaldehyde is frequently...
Adult Acne
Nostalgia for the Good Ol’ Days is all well and good, but one thing you probably don’t think of fondly from your teenage years are those annoying acne breakouts. Now that you’re an adult, those days are a forgotten memory in the rearview mirror of...
Makeup Trend: Eye Popping Eye Shadow
As the summer heats up, so does eye shadow trends, with everything from baby-soft natural looks to bold, bright anything goes palettes to the return of the cat eye. While the rules are…well, there really aren’t any rules beyond ‘you be you,’ you...
Mocktail Orange Blossom Watermelon Lemonade
Chances are not everyone attending your summertime shindig will imbibe in an alcoholic beverage. While traditional soft drinks and even fancy bottled water is fine, you can put a fun twist on an old fashioned favorite by offering your teatotalling...
Big Hair is Back
Remember those rock bands of the 1980s, like Whitesnake, Guns N’ Roses, Stryper and Bon Jovi? We lovingly referred to them as “Hair Bands” for obvious reasons. Big hair was, well, big in the ‘80s. And now it’s back. At least for gals (there seems...
Rethinking the Saturday Night Bath
If you’ve read those charming prairie pioneer books like “Little House on the Prairie,” or if you’ve just watched some old westerns on late night television, you may have come across the quaint old tradition of the Saturday night bath. We tend to...
SPF: How Much is Enough?
It’s summertime, and Daylight Saving Time, and that probably means more time spent out in the sun. While there are plenty of health benefits for getting outside and participating in fun, summer activities, you probably are also concerned about too...
The Sunscreen Conundrum
What’s an environmentally savvy, active, lover of the outdoors to do? On the one hand, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) warns against exposing your skin to the harmful effects of the sun’s UV rays. As little as 15 minutes...
Days of Wine and BBQ
Ah, summertime! Baseball, apple pie and BBQ are in season. Which raises the age-old question; “What wine goes best with brisket? Or links? Or ribs?”A great brisket is dense, thick, heavy beef, and typically requires a wine that can stand up to it...
No More Mascara?
Lovely lashes that go on forever with no need of messy mascara? If something sounds too good to be true… well, you know the rest of that old saying. But when it comes to eyelash growth serums, you might just be able to skip the mascara; for a...
How to Apply Moisturizer to your Face
You know you’re supposed to moisturize. Every beauty magazine in the world has told you so. The real question is, what exactly does it mean to ‘moisturize,’ and how do you do it? The truth is, while moisturizing your face is a simple process, there...
Moisturizer for Acne Treatment? Yes!
Acne. Yuck! Around 85 percent of Americans will experience an outbreak at some point in their lives, and at any given time 60 million Americans have active acne, according to the American Academy of Dermatology. While there are numerous factors...
Makeup Trend: Skin is In
Flip the pages of beauty magazines for trends for 2018, and chances are you’ll notice a shift toward more natural appearing makeup. In other words, skin is in.That does not, of course, mean going bare-faced to confront the world. After all, those...
Eyebrow Trends
Eyebrows. Everybody has a couple of them, but it seems nobody really knows what to do with them…at least when it comes to fashion. Trends showing up in fashion magazines and on haute couture catwalks have included everything from ‘squiggle’ brows...
Festive Holiday Nail Stamping
Want to get a festive upgrade for your fingernails for that holiday office party? Try nail stamping! It takes a bit of practice to get the technique now, but once you do the results can be stunning.What you need: Nail stamping plate; Scraper; Nail...
Webitems Business Content Management Software, for Today and the Future
DSBWorldWide has a well-earned reputation for creating beautiful, functional websites. DSBWorldWide’s proprietary suite of web content management software, known as Webitems®, makes it easy for website owners to administer and customize without the...
Anti-aging Vanishing Act
Anti-aging. Do a quick internet search for that term and you’ll get over 62 million results. The market for anti-aging products has an exponentially higher number; according to Euromonitor International, in 2016, the anti-aging companies garnered...
Gelatin Supplements and Your Nails
Strong, healthy fingernails are beautiful and desirable. Marketing geniuses have capitalized on that desire for generations by making some pretty outlandish claims about products that are supposed to help the nails grow. Unfortunately, the vast...
Fingernail Dos and Donts
Nothing says, ‘Well groomed,’ quite like beautifully maintained fingernails. Thankfully, taking care of your nails doesn’t have to cost a fortune, doesn’t take a lot of time, and is pretty easy. All you really need to do is keep them clean and dry...
Hair to Dye For
What’s your natural hair color? Do you even know anymore? It’s not as silly a question as you might think. According to an article in Thoughtco.com, approximately 75 percent of American women dye their hair on a regular basis, up from around only 7...
How is a TABC Certificate different from a TABC License/Permit
The successful completion of a SellerServerClasses.com alcoholic beverage server training course will qualify the individual for a Texas TABC seller Training Certification. TABC certified Seller/Servers, bartenders or liquor-serving employees may...
Female Pattern Baldness
Hair matters.According to noted Arizona State University sociologist Rose Weitz, “Our hair is one of the first things others notice about us and one of the primary ways we declare our identity to them.” She notes there are three basic reasons hair...
Massage Therapy
Back in the old days (prior to the turn of the century, ‘going for a massage’ was limited to the rich and famous; something you did at ‘the club’ after working out and unwinding in the steam room. Those days are long gone. The massage therapy...
Cosmetologists, Keeping it Clean
The most basic rule of medicine is, “First do no harm.” The same should apply to the field of cosmetology. The simple fact is, we live in a world filled with microscopic organisms, germs, and bacteria, some of which are not only harmful, but...
Neurocosmetics
Neurocosmetics might sound like the preferred foundation makeup for a Replicant in Ridley Scott’s reboot of the Bladerunner franchise. But despite the futuristic name, neurocosmetics are nothing new. In fact, the term was coined shortly after the...
Celebrating Silver
One of the key emerging trends in cosmetology is the emergence of mature women who prefer to act their age, rather than trying to cater to society’s celebration of eternal youth. This newly christened “Silver Category” includes women over 50 years...
The Many Uses of Botox
Botox is probably best known to most consumers as the anti-wrinkle wonder drug for the rich and famous. Injected into the face by an experienced medical professional, Botox can smooth out those crow’s feet and laugh lines that are part of the...
Fashion Trend: Eye Gloss
Lip gloss has been a staple in your makeup case forever, but this year gloss is moving on up – to the eyes! That’s right. According to Harper’s Bazaar, glossly eyelids have made the leap from editorial photoshoots and catwalks to mainstreet.Eye...
Botox: Poison for your Face
You’ve probably heard of Botox, the anti-aging miracle drug that can magically, though temporarily, improve the look of moderate to severe crow’s feet lines and frown lines between the eyebrows in adults. Botox (referred to technically as botulinum...
Eyelash Perms
Long, lush lashes have been a sought-after beauty trait for generations, and one primary means of achieving that desired “wide-eyed doe” look is through curling the eyelashes. Curled lashes just look longer and fuller than straight lashes. While...
Window Dressing for the Soul
If your eyes are the windows to your soul, your eyelashes must be the draperies that make the windows more beautiful. While beauty is in the (ahem) eye of the beholder (wink, wink), generations of fashionistas have touted the aesthetics of long...
The Cost of Going Hairless
You like the feel of smooth, hair-free skin. You’ve done your research and discovered that laser hair removal, when performed by a competent professional, is a safe and effective procedure. You want to take the plunge, but there’s just one more...