Frequently Asked Questions

Get answers to your questions with the Canadian Institute of Food Safety's Frequently Asked Questions section.

What skills do I need to complete the Food Handler Certification Course?

To complete a course delivered by CIFS you'll need skills in:

  1. Language, literacy and numeracy
  2. Computer use
  3. Independent study

For more details, refer to the FAQs on the CIFS Food Handler Certification course page.

If you have any concerns about any of the skills required, please contact us and we’ll be happy to discuss your situation.