California Occupational License
Department of Food and Agriculture
Division of Animal Health and Food Safety Services
Milk and Dairy Food Safety Branch
Licensing Agency Contact Information:
License Requirements, Fees, and Examination Information:
||1220 N Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
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||Milk and Dairy Food Safety@cdfa.ca.gov
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Individuals who make bacterial determinations which are used as a basis for payment or determining values for payment purposes while working for milk processors, producer associations, and commercial laboratories.
Occupations To Which This License Applies:
Fees: Examination Application: $100; License Renewal: $100.
Examination Frequency: Upon request.
Exam Locations: At applicant's place of business.
Experience Requirement: By written, and oral & demonstration examination, the applicant must show proficiency to make bacterial determinations by using standard recognized procedures.
Average Time to Process Application: 60 days.
Renewal Period: Biennially, expires two years from the date of issue. License renewal fees must be received within 90 days of the license expiration date for renewals to be issued.
Special License Requirements: N/A
Comments: Persons desiring to obtain such license should study the American Public Health Association's, Standard Methods for the Examination of Dairy Products.
Authority: California Food and Agricultural Code, Sections 35167, 35231 ( c ).
|Occupation Title||SOC Code
|Agricultural and Food Science Technicians ||194011 |