What is it? An online training course in Food Safety for Food Handlers.
Is it Recognized? Yes. Food Safety for Food Handlers is recognized in BC/SK/MB/ON and NS meeting the requirements of the Provincial food premises regulations. A certificate valid for 5 years is issued on successful completion.
Can I do it from home? Yes. You can do it from any tablet or desktop computer with a modern HMTL5 capable web browser such as Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari, or Edge.
How long does it take? Students must spend a minimum of 6 hours in the content of the course before challenging the final online exam. You can stop the program anywhere and resume it later. Student’s have one hour to complete the final (closed book) online exam.
Can I can it right away? Yes, as soon as you register with a participating school you can start the course right away from your home or office.
Where do I do the final exam? You must travel to the nearest participating school where you will login again to your account and a proctor (teacher who oversees exams) will unlock the final exam for you and observe while you complete it. Click on the ‘Participating Schools’ menu item to see which schools are near you.
When do I get my certificate? You will receive your official certificate within a few minutes of completing the final exam.
How much does it cost? The cost varies between schools but is approximately $99 plus tax. Depending on the institution an additional proctoring charge may apply.
How do I register? Check with the school nearest to you which is listed in the ‘Participating Schools’ tab to the right. If there is no participating school near you may suggest one which may be able to proctor the final exam.
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