Food Safety Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)

Food Safety Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) are written practices and procedures that are critical to producing safe food. It is essential to have these SOPs in place and to train foodservice employees to use them. Use these files in MS Word® format or visit NFSMI's interactive website to customize food safety SOPs for your operation.  Published 2005. Updated 2016. ET63-05. 


Complete Manual in PDF format
The complete manual in PDF format for the Foodservice SOPs. Revised 2016.
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Complete Manual in Word Format
The complete manual in Microsoft Word format for the Foodservice SOPs. Revised 2016.
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Assembling a Body Fluid Cleanup Kit SOP
PDF format. 2017.
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Assembling a Body Fluid Cleanup Kit
MS Word format. 2017.
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Cleaning and Disinfecting Body Fluid Spills
Foodservice SOPs in PDF format. 2016
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Cleaning and Disinfecting Body Fluid Spills
Foodservice SOPs in Word. 2016
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Cleaning and Sanitizing Food Contact Surfaces
Foodservice SOPs in PDF format. 2016.
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Cleaning and Sanitizing Food Contact Surfaces
Foodservice SOPs in Word. 2016.
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Communicating During a Foodborne Illness Outbreak
Foodservice SOPs in PDF format. 2016
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Communicating During a Foodborne Illness Outbreak
Foodservice SOPs in Word format. 2016
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Communicating Norovirus Prevention Methods
Foodservice SOPs in PDF format. 2016
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Communicating Norovirus Prevention Methods
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Complex Food Process
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Complex Food Process
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Components of a Comprehensive Food Safety Program
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Components of a Comprehensive Food Safety Program
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Controlling Time and Temperature During Preparation
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Controlling Time and Temperature During Preparation
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Cooking and Reheating Temperature Log
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Cooking and Reheating Temperature Log
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Cooking Time/Temperature Control for Safe Foods
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Cooking Time/Temperature Control for Safe Foods
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Cooling Temperature Log
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Cooling Temperature Log
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Cooling Time/Temperature Control for Safety Foods
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Cooling Time/Temperature Control for Safety Foods
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Damaged or Discarded Product Log
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Damaged or Discarded Product Log
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Date Marking Ready-to-Eat, Potentially Hazardous Foods
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Date Marking Ready-to-Eat, Potentially Hazardous Foods
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Employee Food Safety Training Record
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Employee Food Safety Training Record
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Food Contact Surfaces Cleaning and Sanitizing Log
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Food Contact Surfaces Cleaning and Sanitizing Log
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Food Safety Checklist
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Food Safety Checklist
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HACCP-based Standard Operating Procedures
Foodservice SOPs in PDF format. 2016
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HACCP-based Standard Operating Procedures
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Handling a Food Recall
Foodservice SOPs in PDF format
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Handling a Food Recall
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Hot and Cold Holding for Time/Temperature Control for Safe Foods
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Hot and Cold Holding for Time/Temperature Control for Safe Foods
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Hot and Cold Holding Temperature Log
Foodservice SOPs in PDF format. 2016
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Hot and Cold Holding Temperature Log
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No-Cook Process
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No-Cook Process
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Overview to the Process Approach to HACCP
Foodservice SOPs in PDF format. 2016
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Overview to the Process Approach to HACCP
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Personal Hygiene
Foodservice SOPs in PDF format. 2016.
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Personal Hygiene
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Preventing Contamination at Food Bars
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Preventing Contamination at Food Bars
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Preventing Cross-Contamination During Storage and Preparation
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Preventing Cross-Contamination During Storage and Preparation
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Production Log
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Production Log
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Receiving Deliveries
Foodservice SOPs in PDF format. 2016.
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Receiving Deliveries
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Receiving Log
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Receiving Log
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Refrigeration Log
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Refrigeration Log
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Reheating Time/Temperature Control for Safe Foods
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Reheating Time/Temperature Control for Safe Foods
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Same Day Service Process
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Same Day Service Process
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Serving Food
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Serving Food
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Serving Safe Food to Students with Food Allergies
Foodservice SOPs in PDF format. 2016
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Serving Safe Food to Students with Food Allergies
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Storing and Using Poisonous or Toxic Chemicals
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Storing and Using Poisonous or Toxic Chemicals
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Summary of Corrective Actions for HACCP-Based SOPs
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Summary of Corrective Actions for HACCP-Based SOPs
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Summary Table for Monitoring and Verifying HACCP-Based SOP Record
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Summary Table for Monitoring and Verifying HACCP-Based SOP Record
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Summary Table of Record Keeping for HACCP-Based SOP
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Summary Table of Record Keeping for HACCP-Based SOP
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Thermometer Calibration Log
Foodservice SOPs in PDF format
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Thermometer Calibration Log
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Transporting Food to Remote Sites (Satellite Kitchens)
Foodservice SOPs in PDF format
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Transporting Food to Remote Sites (Satellite Kitchens)
Foodservice SOPs in Word
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Using and Calibrating Thermometers
Foodservice SOPs in PDF format
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Using and Calibrating Thermometers
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Using Suitable Utensils When Handling Ready-to-Eat Foods
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Using Suitable Utensils When Handling Ready-to-Eat Foods
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Using Time Alone as a Public Health Control to Limit Bacteria Growth in Time/Temperature Control for Safe Foods
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Using Time Alone as a Public Health Control to Limit Bacteria Growth in Time/Temperature Control for Safe Foods
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Washing Fruits and Vegetables
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Washing Fruits and Vegetables
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Washing Hands
Foodservice SOPs in PDF format. 2016.
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Washing Hands
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Reference List
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Reference List
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Resource List
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Resource List
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