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How to Get Your Texas Food Handlers Card

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McAllen City, Texas Food Handlers Card

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Upon completion of this course, please print your certificate and present it to your employer.

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How to Get Your Texas Food Handlers Card

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  • Print from Home

  • Valid for 2 Years

  • Training Access for 1 Year

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About Course

Format: Online
Compatible Devices: Computer, tablet, and smartphone (Android, iOS)
Teaching Methods: Interactive activities, audio, video, full-text, etc.
Available Languages: English, Español
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Length: 40 Minutes (Start and stop as needed)

Approval
This food handlers card is approved for use in the state of Texas by the Texas Department of State Health Services (TDSHS).

Purpose
The purpose of the food handlers card training program is to prepare food handlers to enter the workforce by providing the required food safety information as specified by regulations of the workers’ state or local government.

Scope
This training and test will prepare the learner to become a responsible food handler. A “food handler” is generally understood to be a food worker in a non-managerial role.

Learning Objectives (Effective date April 29, 2020)
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
  • Recognize how food can cause illness or allergic reactions.
  • Prevent contamination of food and food-contact surfaces with the hands and body.
  • Identify which symptoms or illnesses must be reported to a manager.
  • Use time and temperature control throughout the flow of food.
  • Maintain a clean environment for food preparation and service.

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McAllen City, Texas Food Handlers Card FAQs

​​Do I need a food handlers card?

If you are a food handler in McAllen, Texas, you are required to complete a food safety course that is approved for use in Texas. Completing an approved food safety course will award you with a McAllen City Food Handlers Certificate. A food handler is someone who handles, prepares, serves, sells, or gives away food for human consumption.

Is this food handler training and test approved for my area?

This program that includes a training and test is approved for use throughout Texas, including all counties.

When do I need to get my McAllen City Texas Food Handlers Card?

Within 60 days of starting work.

What do I get when I finish this course?

McAllen City Texas Food Handlers Certificate

Are there any additional steps?

Upon completion of this course, please print your certificate and take it to the City of McAllen Environmental Services Department to register with the city. For registration, you will need to present a photo ID and your printed certificate, and pay a $15 fee (subject to change).

How long is my Food Handlers Card valid for?

Your food handlers card will be valid for 2 years.

How do I renew my Food Handlers Card?

If your card has expired, you will need to purchase and retake the McAllen City Texas Food Handlers training and test. If you need to reprint your current card, log in and go to the Certificates section. From there, you can click View and print your card.

How long can I access the course?

When you purchase a StateFoodSafety course, you automatically get one year of unlimited access to the training videos. Take your time through the course or come back after completion to brush up on your food safety knowledge!

Certificate Reprint

In most areas, you can reprint your required Food Handler Certificate by logging in to your account.

  1. Login.
  2. Find the Certificates window on your dashboard.
  3. Locate the digital version of your certificate and click View Certificate.
  4. Select Print or Email.

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Note: In some areas, you get your official Food Handler Certificate from the local health department. If you have lost the card you received from your state, county, or local health department, you will need to call that health department to obtain a new card, permit, or certificate.

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