The Haliburton-Kawartha-Pine Ridge-District Health Unit is offering a food handler course.

Manager of Environmental Health Richard Ovcharovich says the focus of the course is to teach people how to prevent foodborne illnesses.

He says this class will benefit anyone who handles food, whether it’s for family or the general public.

The class is on April 21st , with limited spots available.

For more information call the health unit.