Food Allergens Essentials

ANAB Accredited
  • Course Length: 60 minutes (Start and stop as needed)
  • Test Attempts: 2
  • Passing Grade: 70%
  • Format: Online
  • Prerequisites:
    To get your food allergen training certificate, simply watch the training videos and pass the test.
  • Compatible Devices: Computer, tablet, and smartphone (Android, iOS)
  • Available Languages: English, Español
    Choose your language after purchase.
Learn More

Special Instructions

Your local jurisdiction may have other requirements; check with your local authority.


Who needs Food Allergens Essentials training in Alabama?

This training is strongly recommended for all food handlers, food managers and food employees. Food workers include individuals involved in handling, preparing, serving, selling or giving away food for human consumption, including bussing tables or washing dishes.

What will I learn from the Food Allergens Essential training?

Our program provides targeted training for food managers and workers, covering essential aspects of significant food allergens recognized by the FDA. Topics include allergen identification, effective communication of allergy information and strategies to prevent cross-contact.

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Identify major food allergens
  • Identify food allergen cross-contact risks
  • Identify methods for preventing cross-contact
  • Determine how to communicate information about food allergen ingredients and allergen-free orders to co-workers and customers
  • Identify symptoms of allergic reactions and how to respond if one occurs in the workplace

How do I get my Alabama food allergen certificate?

Once you successfully finish Food Allergens Essentials training and pass the test, you can download your certificate. To get an Alabama food allergens essentials certificate, take our ANAB-accredited training course. Complete the training and pass the final exam with a score of at least 70%.

The online training modules provide an engaging learning experience with interactive activities and video demonstrations. Moreover, the course is available in English and Spanish, ensuring inclusivity for learners in Alabama. Online food allergy awareness training offers a convenient and effective method to assist you in understanding food allergies and protecting customers from allergic reactions.

Please verify specific allergen training requirements in your location, as regulations may vary by county or city. For more information, contact your employer or local health department.

How long is my Alabama food allergen certificate valid?

Your food allergen certificate will be valid for two years. To renew your certificate, you must retake the course and pass the final exam.

How do I renew my Food Allergens Essentials Certificate?

If your certificate has expired, you can renew your certificate by retaking the Food Allergens Essentials course and test. If you require a reprint of your existing Food Allergens Essentials Certificate, log into your account and navigate to the Certificates section. From there, you can select View to access and print your Food Allergens Essentials Certificate.

What is a food allergen certificate?

The certificate signifies your completion of a food allergen training course and demonstrates your understanding of the fundamental principles of preventing allergic reactions to food.