Carbon County DUI Task Force

Carbon County DUI Task Force provides alcohol service trainings and classes for anyone who works in the alcohol sales and/or service industry. The training is free and required for anyone who is a bar tender, owns a bar, works in a liquor store, or any type of establishment that sells alcohol. This training is required for those who work for any type of establishment that sells alcohol within 90 days of employment.

Cost: Free

When they come to Carbon County: As needed

Where: Carbon County Annex Building

Contact: Mary Cameron, 406-446-2500, 10 South Oakes, Red Lodge, MT 59068,


Red Lodge Fire Rescue

Red Lodge Fire Rescue provides hand-on training in CPR or First Aid by a certified American Heart Association instructor. Training can vary in length from 2-8 hours according to the type of certification.

Cost: Call to inquireRed-Lodge-Fire-Rescue

When they come to Carbon County: They are in Red Lodge

Where: Fire Department (801 N. Broadway, Red Lodge, MT), other locations upon request

Contact: Asano Otsu, 406-446-2320,


Rural Employment Opportunities (REO)

REO focuses on helping people realize their hopes for better jobs, better income, and a more secure financial future. REO helps Montanans who want to work, but do not earn enough to live on. Two grant opportunities offer paid training: the National Farmworker Job Program (NFJP) Gran for farm workREO and the Access Opportunity Grant for high demand jobs.

To qualify for REO grants you must have a dependent under 18 living in your home.

Cost: Free

When they come to Carbon County: Every Tuesday 10am-12pm

Where they go: Red Lodge Area Community Foundation

Contact: Cara Birdtail , 406-437-2382, 2121 Rosebud Dr. Billings, MT 59102.


RiverStone Health

RiverStone Health provides a 2 hour food handler training class (this is NOT ServSafe training). This training teaches participants the basics of food safety, proper cleaning techniques, temperature control, and how to prevent bacteria from forming on food.

Even though River Stone does not provide Servsafe training, they do administer the Servsafe exam.

Cost: $10 per person, Special prices for groups (varies by size)RS_logo-e1386797084932-1200x984

When they come to Carbon County: Upon Request

Where: Various Establishments

Contact: Linda Turner, 406-256-2770, 123 S 27th St, Billings, MT 59101


Callaghan Enterprises

Callaghan Enterprises conducts ServSafe training and certification. The training deals with food safety when dealing with multiple people. It is a required training for restaurant owners, managers, and supervisors. The class is 9 hours long and covers topics from purchasing, receiving, storing, prepping, and serving food properly.ServSafe+Certified+Small

Costs: $145 per person

When they come to Carbon County: Once in March or April and once in September, October, or November.

Where: The Pollard or Rock Creek

Contact: Mike Callaghan, 406-208-0078,