Recommended for:

  • Florida mandates food vendors or owners in the service industry to get a food service certificate from the local commission before operating and servicing food. Also, food service employees who are in-charge of food storage, preparation, display, or service are expected to complete the Florida food service certificate training programwithin the first 60 days of their employment. The candidate can finish the course online and obtain a printable/downloadable certificate. From then, he/she can present the document to the local authority as part of the certificate requirements.

Class Information

  • Course Length:
    • Varies from 2-3 hours
    • Depends if it’s a new/renewal
    • Depends on class size
    • Depends on individual/group learning ability
  • Times: Check our calendar
  • Dates: Check our calendar
  • Frequency: Check our calendar

What’s Covered in this course?

  • Safely preparing and storing of meat, poultry, and vegetables.
  • Identifying foodborne illnesses, biohazards, signs of food decomposition, types of food prep infection and proper temperature control methods.
  • How to properly use, clean, and sanitize materials and surfaces that have been in contact with food.
  • Practice effective food handling techniques which promote safety and cleanliness in food establishments.

Course Fee:

  • Fee: $40
  • Add 7% tax

Registration & Payment

  • Check our website for available schedule (Dates/Days/Time)
  • Complete our online (or in person) registration form
  • Non-Refundable Deposit: $25
  • The $25 is applied to remaining balance
  • Payments via PayPal:
  • Deposits or full payment may be made in person
  • Entire cost of the class needs to be paid in full on or before your first day.
  • Unfortunately, no personal checks

Required Student Manual:

  • Textbook – N/A
  • E-Book – N/A


  • N/A


  • See available times on our calendar


  • Instructor-led, hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Written Exam
  • Food Handler Certificate (valid for 3 years)
  • Covers infant/child/adult
  • Light Beverage (available for purchase $1)
  • Light Snack (available for purchase $1)