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Email:       admin@rcs-bc.com
Address: 
  
PO Box 3301
                Fort Nelson, BC  V0C 1R0
Phone:      250-500-2348

Food Safe Level 1

The FOODSAFE Program is a comprehensive food safety training program designed for the food service industry.  It is an initiative of the Province of British Columbia and is developed and managed by the BC FOODSAFE Secretariat in partnership with the BC Centre for Disease Control, the BC Regional Health Authorities, the BC Restaurant and Food Services Association and WorkSafe BC. 

FOODSAFE Level 1 is a food handling, sanitation and work safety course designed for front line food service workers such as cooks, servers, bussers, dishwashers, and deli workers.  The course covers important food safety and worker safety information including foodborne illness, receiving and storing food, preparing food, serving food, cleaning and sanitizing.

The BC Health Act: Food Premises Regulation states that every operator of a food service establishment, and at least one employee on every shift, must hold a FOODSAFE Level 1 certificate, or certificate from a course recognized as equivalent to FOODSAFE.

Program Length:  8 hours

Maximum Class Size:  20

Course Materials:

  • Food Safe Student Work Book

  • Course Completion Certificate

Program Cost:  $195