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Child Care


Child Care Information in Idaho
Child Care Facility Inspections
Idaho State Training and Registry System - IdahoSTARS
Health and Safety – Safe Sleep, Yikes Plan, Child Care Providers Manual
Childcare Immunization Requirements

Food Protection

Food Safety Resources

Idaho Department of Health & Welfare Food Protection Program
Idaho Department of Agriculture Food Safety Program
University of Idaho-Food Safety

Approved Certified Food Protection Manager – ANSI Accredited

Food Manager Certification
National Restaurant Association (ServSafe)
National Registry of Food Safety Professionals (NRFSP)

Food Safety Training

Idaho Food Safety Exam (online)
Idaho Food Safety Manual

HACCP Resources

Meat HACCP – University of Wisconsin

Other Handouts

Certified Food Protection Manager Information
Always Food Safe
1 AAA Food Safety
SCPHD Clean-up Procedures for Vomit & Diarrheal Accidents
Procedures Worksheet for Responding to Vomit & Diarrheal Events

Food Safety Regulations

Idaho Food Code
Idaho Food Establishment Act
Idaho Food, Drug, & Cosmetic Act
2013 FDA Model Food Code

Food Safety Recalls



Fee Schedule
Restaurant Inspections
Temporary Food Establishment Video

Indoor Air Quality

Handouts & Information

Indoor Environments Division
     Telephone: (202) 233-9370
Indoor Air Quality Information Clearinghouse
     Telephone: (800) 438-4318


View your septic/land development records
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Idaho Department of Environmental Quality Links:

Septic and septage information
Technical guidance manual

Land Development and Sewage Disposal

Handouts & Information

Questions to ask before buying property to build a home.
Septic or land development records

Well Disinfection Instructions
Subsurface Sewage Installers List
Septic Pumpers List
EPA's Homeowner's Guide to Septic Systems
Homeowner Septic System Checklist
Final Inspection Form

South Central Public Health District Policies and Protocols
Policy .795: One Acre Minimum for Individual Subsurface Sewage Disposal
Policy .799: Subsurface Sewage Disposal on Less than One Acre


U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Idaho Department of Environmental Quality Links:
Septic and Septage Information
Technical Guidance Manual

Swimming Pools

Handouts & Information

CDC Fecal Incident Response Recommendation for Aquatic Staff
CDC – Contamination Response
Operating Public Hot Tubs – CDC Guidance
Operating Public Swimming Pools – CDC Fact Sheet
Pool Chemical Safety
Operation and Management of Splash Pads
Designing Public Swimming Facilities – CDC Fact Sheet


Idaho Pool Rules
CDC Healthy Swimming
Pool Safety
The Model Aquatic Health Code (MAHC)
Pool Safety Grant Program
The Virginia Graeme Baker Act

Pool Operator Course

Pool Course Operator Manual
Pool Course Operator Manual - Appendices
Pool Operator Course Presentation - Review this before you begin the exam.
Pool Operator Exam – Public Swimming Pool
Pool Operator Exam – Geothermal Pool