What is a food handlers card?
A food handler card is a certificate, card, or permit that is used
as official documentation to show to health inspectors that you have completed
a food safety course that is approved by your state and county, and that you
understand the basics of food safety.
When do I need to get my food handlers card?
This varies between locations. Select
your location above to get specialized
information for your area.
Is this food handler training and test approved for my area?
We work with hundreds of health departments and regulatory agencies
nationwide. Our courses are customized to meet training requirements in each
area. If your location is in the list above, it’s been approved by your local
regulatory authority. If you can’t find your location, it means our training
and test is not yet approved there.
What if I can’t find my location above?
We won’t sell anywhere we’re not yet
approved. If you can’t find your state or province above, that means our
training and test is not yet approved there.
What do I get when I finish this course?
A valid food handler card, permit, license, or certificate for your
How long is my food handlers card valid for?
This varies between locations, usually between 2-3 years. Select
your location above to get specialized information for your area.
How do I renew my food handlers card?
If your food handler card has expired,
you will need to purchase and retake the food handlers training and test for
How do I reprint my card?
If you lost your current food handler certificate, you can reprint
it by logging into your account. Find the Certificates window on your dashboard
and locate your card. Click View Certificate and then Print.