Food Handler Certification
The Canadian Institute of Food Safety’s official Food Handler Certification Course meets Canada’s legal requirements for food safety training.
Our training is:
- nationally recognized
- accepted by Health Inspectors
- food safety audit compliant
Easy instant enrolment, start in 30 seconds
Study and complete your certification at a time and place that suits you.
Receive your certificate via email within minutes of completing the course.
Be confident that your qualification is recognised by Health Inspectors across Canada.
Receive the help and support you need from our food safety trainers and friendly support team.
The Canadian Institute of Food Safety
The Canadian Institute of Food Safety (CIFS) is a forward-thinking education provider dedicated to improving food safety knowledge and skills.
We work with the public, as well as small, medium and enterprise food businesses in every industry that’s regulated by the Canadian Government.
Trusted by the Canadian Food Industry
Food safety laws and requirements
Food safety training requirements are set and enforced at a provincial level. Click on the name of your province to learn more.
Who needs certification?
The Canadian Institute of Food Safety provides online certification for all food businesses, including:
- restaurants, food trucks and cafes
- groceries, butchers, delis and bakeries
- food-based charity organizations
- convenience stores and service stations
- food delivery and storage services
- childcare and senior facilities