Cottage Food Law Courses

Administered by the Alabama Cooperative Extension System

Once you have reviewed the videos and if you wish to receive the certificate of completion of the course to meet the regulations for the Cottage Food Law, then you will need to register for the course for a fee of $25. You can register online or bring the money to your local extension office when you schedule to take the exam. When you call your local county extension office they will assist you with setting up a time for the exam to be administrated to you.


Video Resources

Video Introduction to Cottage Food Law
Introduction to Cottage Food Law
Video of Cottage Food Law Safety Guidelines
Cottage Food Law Safety Guidelines
Video of Making Jams and Jellies
Making Jams and Jellies

Additional Resources


Register to attend a class at one of the following locations.
Please register at least 2 weeks prior to class.


Feb 25, 2019 at 10:00 AM
Clay County Extension Office
Ashland
Contact: Dani Reams
256-362-6187
Feb 28, 2019 at 5:00 PM
Alfa Building
Lafayette (Chambers County)
Contact: Janet Johnson
334-298-6845
Mar 1, 2019 at 1:30 PM
Etowah County Extension Office
Gadsden
Contact: Christy Mendoza
256-547-7936
Mar 19, 2019 at 5:00 PM
Russell County Extension Office
Phenix City
Contact: Janet Johnson
334-298-6845
Mar 21, 2019 at 5:00 PM
Coosa County Extension Office
Rockford
Contact: Janet Johnson
334-298-6845
Mar 28, 2019 at 1:30 PM
Barbour County Extension Office
Eufaula
Contact: Bridgette Brannon
334-222-1125
Mar 29, 2019 at 2:00 PM
Shelby County Extension Office ***TESTING ONLY
Contact: Angela Treadaway
205-669-6763
Apr 4, 2019 at 4:30 PM
Conecuh County Extension Office
Evergreen
Contact: Rebecca Catalena
251-574-8445
Apr 9, 2019 at 5:00 PM
Tallapoosa County Extension Office
Dadeville
Contact: Janet Johnson
334-298-6845
Apr 10, 2019 at 1:30 PM
Geneva County Farm Center
Hartford
Contact: Bridgette Brannon
334-222-1125
Apr 11, 2019 at 5:00 PM
Lee County Extension Office
Opelika
Contact: Janet Johnson
334-298-6845
Apr 18, 2019 at 5:00 PM
Bullock County Extension Office
Union Springs
Contact: Janet Johnson
334-298-6845
May 3, 2019 at 2:00 PM
Shelby County Extension Office ***TESTING ONLY
Contact: Angela Treadaway
205-669-6763
May 22, 2019 at 1:30 PM
Houston County Farm Center
Dothan
Contact: Bridgette Brannon
334-222-1125
Jun 26, 2019 at 1:30 PM
Pike County Extension Office
Troy
Contact: Bridgette Brannon
334-222-1125
Jul 9, 2019 at 1:30 PM
Crenshaw County Courthouse
Luverne
Contact: Bridgette Brannon
334-222-1125
Aug 13, 2019 at 5:00 PM
Russell County Extension Office
Phenix City
Contact: Janet Johnson
334-298-6845
Aug 22, 2019 at 5:00 PM
Bullock County Extension Office
Union Springs
Contact: Janet Johnson
334-298-6845
Aug 28, 2019 at 1:30 PM
Henry County Extension Office
Abbeville
Contact: Bridgette Brannon
334-222-1125
Sep 11, 2019 at 1:30 PM
Coffee County Extension Office
New Brockton
Contact: Bridgette Brannon
334-222-1125
Sep 12, 2019 at 5:00 PM
Lee County Extension Office
Opelika
Contact: Janet Johnson
334-298-6845
Sep 17, 2019 at 5:00 PM
Coosa County Extension Office
Rockford
Contact: Janet Johnson
334-298-6845
Sep 19, 2019 at 5:00 PM
Barbour County Extension Office
Eufaula
Contact: Janet Johnson
334-298-6845
Oct 16, 2019 at 1:30 PM
Covington County Extension Office
Andalusia
Contact: Bridgette Brannon
334-222-1125
Nov 6, 2019 at 1:30 PM
Houston County Extension Office
Dothan
Contact: Bridgette Brannon
334-222-1125
Dec 4, 2019 at 1:30 PM
Dale County Extension Office
Ozark
Contact: Bridgette Brannon
334-222-1125