The Delaware Restaurant Association is committed to encouraging education for the next generation.  Building the industry, through a strong and educated workforce, is at the top of the DRA’s priority list.  All the educational and training programs that the DRA makes available to industry students and professionals work to improve management, culinary, food safety, and employee skills.

The DRA is proud of the well built connections with the University of Delaware, Delaware Technical Community College, and Delaware State University, as well as numerous High Schools throughout the state.  With the joint efforts of the state high schools, colleges and universities, ProStart®, ServSafe®, and ServSafe® Alcohol programs the restaurant industry has grown and continues to grow.