Compatible Devices: Computer, tablet, smartphone (Android, iOS)
Teaching Methods: Interactive activities, audio, video, full-text, etc.
Available Languages: English, Spanish, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, and ASL
Length: 75 minutes
This Utah Food Handlers Permit Training course is approved for use in Utah by the Utah Department of Health and is valid statewide.
The purpose of the Utah Food Handlers Permit 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.
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.
By the end of this course you will be able to:
Do I need a Utah Food Handlers Permit?
If you are a food handler in Utah, you are required to complete a food safety course that is approved for use in Utah. Completing an approved food safety course will award you with a Utah Food Handlers Permit. A food handler is someone who is involved in the manufacture, preparation, serving or handling of food or drink in or around a food establishment.
Is this food handlers training and test approved for my area?
This food handlers training is approved for use throughout Utah, including all counties (Salt Lake, Utah, Davis, Weber, etc.) and cities (Salt Lake, West Valley, Provo, West Jordan, Orem, etc.).
When do I need to complete my Utah Food Handlers Permit training?
Within 14 days of starting work.
What do I get when I finish this course?
StateFoodSafety.com Utah Food Handlers Permit Temporary Certificate
You will receive your official card in the mail within 30 days.
How long is my Utah Food Handlers Permit valid for?
Your temporary StateFoodSafety.com Utah Food Handlers Permit Certificate will be valid for 30 days. Your official Utah Food Handler Permit, which will be mailed to you by your local health department, will be valid for 3 years.
Are there any additional steps?
Yes. Your official Utah Food Handler Permit will be mailed to you by your local health department within 30 days.
How do I renew my Utah Food Handlers Permit?
If your permit has expired, you will need to purchase and retake the Utah Food Handlers Permit training. If you need to reprint your current permit, you will need to contact your local health department. See the Utah Permit Information Page for contact information.
Prepare to take an adventure through the world of food safety! On your journey, you will learn everything from how to prevent food hazards to how to use proper cooking techniques. Once you reach the end of the course, you will be an official food handler, ready to take your new knowledge out into the world!
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