Congrats Crystal Schroeder from our Mequon store! We’re proud to announce that she is among the 2015 class of American Cheese Society Certified Cheese Professionals® (ACS CCPs®). Crystal is part of an elite group of 187 individuals from 51 different companies who passed the 4th annual ACS Certified Cheese Professional® Exam. The exam was held on July 29 in Providence, Rhode Island. ACS CCPs® currently total 593 individuals throughout the United States and Canada.
The ACS Certified Cheese Professional® Exam is the first and only exam of its kind. It was established by the American Cheese Society to encourage high standards of comprehensive cheese knowledge and service for professionals in all areas of the industry. The exam is based on the knowledge and skills required to successfully perform cheese-related tasks in jobs across the industry. Testing encompasses a broad range of topics including raw ingredients, the cheesemaking process, storing and handling cheese, selecting distributors, marketing and communicating about cheese, nutrition, and regulations and sanitation.
Way to go, Crystal!Blogs, General | August 27th, 2015