Your Community Training Centre
Call us: 519 685 4331

Safe Food Handling

Training Description

The Food Handler Certification Program teaches food handlers the general principles of safe food handling, including topics such as public health legislation, food microbiology, food allergies, temperature control, cross-contamination, personal hygiene, cleaning and sanitizing, etc.

London Training Centre is pleased to provide Safe Food Handler training and certification in partnership with Middlesex/London Health Unit, Southwest Public Health, and the County of Lambton Community Health Services Department.

Other Languages Available
To take the test in a different language (not English) and/or to discuss other needs for taking the test, please contact us at 519-685-4331.

This certificate meets the mandatory Ontario food safety training requirements and is recognized by all health units in Ontario.

The test is 50 questions, all multiple-choice questions.

Safe Food Handling – $65 / person
Safe Food Handling Test Challenge - $15 / person
Group Rates Available – contact us for more information.

Register online or call London Training Centre: 519-685-4331 


Self-Study Resources:

English: Food Safety: A Guide for Ontario's Food Handlers
French: La salubrité des aliments

Non-profit Organizations and Volunteer Groups

To discuss training needs for non-profit organizations and volunteer groups (e.g. church groups) please contact us:
Tel: 519 685-4331
Email: kristie@londontraining.on.ca


Advanced Level – National Food Safety Training Program is available for private group training.

For more information or to arrange a group training session contact:
Kristie Holden
Training Services Manager
Tel: 519 685-4331
Email: kristie@londontraining.on.ca

Upcoming Safe Food Handling Sessions for London Ontario

Safe Food Handling Training $65

January 15, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
January 20, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
January 26, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
January 30, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm 

February 3, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
February 6, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
February 14, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
February 21, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
February 24, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
February 29, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

March 5, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
March 9, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
March 13, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
March 19, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
March 23, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
March 28, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm 

April 3, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
April 13, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
April 17, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
April 27, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
April 30, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm 

Register Online

Safe Food Handling Test Challenge

SFH Test Challenge $15

Safe Food Handling Test Challenges can be written; if you have finished the self-study options, have previously been certified, or do not require any study materials.

Dates and Times Available for Test Challenges:
Maximum 20 participants per session. 

January 18, 2024
9:00 am, 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm 

January 31, 2024
9:00 am, 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm 

February 8, 2024
9:00 am, 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm 

February 23, 2024
9:00 am, 11:00 am, 1:00, pm 3:00 pm 

February 28, 2024
9:00 am, 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm

March 8, 2024
9:00 am, 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm 

March 14, 2024
9:00 am, 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm 

March 27, 2024
9:00 am, 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm 

April 5, 2024
9:00 am, 11:00, am 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm 

April 15, 2024
9:00 am, 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm 

April 25, 2024
9:00 am, 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm 

Register Online