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Building a skilled and educated workforce is crucial to the future of the hospitality industry’s growth. The CRF’s workforce development programs – the foundational Colorado ProStart® Program, youth and adult apprenticeship, Restaurant Ready, ServSafe®, and ServSuccess® – bridge the gap for the employment needs of the industry, engaging and fostering talented students and incumbent employees who are passionate about pursuing meaningful restaurant, foodservice, and hospitality careers.


ServSafe® Training

Online and in-person food safety, alcohol, allergen, and sexual harassment classes and certifications

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Colorado Prostart

Colorado ProStart®

Training today’s high school students into tomorrow’s industry leaders

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Employment and training for young people, 17 to 24 years of age, looking to earn while they learn

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Additional Training

Additional Training & Education

The CRF is dedicated to partnering with national and local training programs that further the careers of industry employees.

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