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Food Handler Certification Program

Due to COVID-19, all in-person Safe Food Handler courses and exams are cancelled until further notice. For more information, call the info-line at 905-688-8248 press 7, then press 3 or toll-free at 1-888-505-6074. For food safety training courses considered equivalent to Niagara Region's Food Handler Certification course, visit the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. The Mandatory Food Handler Certification By-law remains in effect.

The food handler certification program is designed to teach food handlers the general principles of safe food handling.

Food Handler Certification

Our course provides the basic knowledge to identify risk factors associated with foodborne illness and the skills necessary to handle food in a manner that will prevent illness from occurring.

Four Ways to Get Certified

For more information about courses or to request a replacement certificate, call or email us at 905-688-8248, ext. 7121 or 1-888-505-6074.

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