The Tri-Town Health Department’s tobacco retailer certification training program is a carefully designed program where retail stores and their staff is educated, trained, and certified on several topics related to the sales of tobacco products in the community. This comprehensive training review topics such as the identification of tobacco products, techniques to identify fake ID’s, how to properly calculate the minimum age to sell tobacco products, local, state, and federate health statistics related to tobacco use, and tips on how to comply with local, state, and federal laws.

This retailer training program is accepted and complies with the local mandated local Board of Health requirements  and this program is approved by boards of health that meet the minimum standards of local board of health regulations.

The training program, once completed is valid for three (3) years and the cost per training is twenty five dollars.