Virginia Food Handler Class

Course For Food Safetyprovides access to the Food Handler Class, which is recommended or required for employees in the state of Virginia. Employers must ensure that their workers receive regular training on food handling. This training is generally provided on initial assignment, at least every two years thereafter, and when new or modified tasks or procedures may increase the need for handling food.

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As required, this online Food Handler Class contains meaningful content informed by standards, information, and data published by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) of the US Department of Agriculture (USDA), the US Department of Health & Human Services (HHS), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and State Public Health Departments.

The Course For Food Safety certificate is being widely accepted in the the state of Virginia. Please note that you may be required to transfer or register your certificate of completion with your local health department. If this transfer or registration is required, it will not be done by Course For Food Safety and must be completed by the employee and/or employer.

Accepted Nationally

This online food handler program contains meaningful content informed by standards, information, and data published by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) of the US Department of Agriculture (USDA), the US Department of Health & Human Services (HHS), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and State Public Health Departments.

Our Food Handler Class has been designed to meet employment, general continuing professional development (CPD) and continuing professional education (CPE) requirements. Our certificate also comes backed by a 100% money-back guarantee. If, for any reason, your employer will not accept our certificate we will promptly provide a full refund. Check your state page for approval and acceptance information.


Lowest priced

At only $25, we offer the lowest priced Food Handler Class with absolutely no hidden fees; guaranteed! If you find a similar course for a lesser price, we'll beat it! Just click here to contact us and let us know. It's that simple!

The course price includes an enrollment verification letter and the certificate of completion. We do not charge additional fees for providing these documents.

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Easily accessible

Our Food Handler Class is 100% online and self-paced, which allows you to start and stop at any time and as often as necessary to accommodate your schedule.

The course can also be taken on any device that has access to the Internet:

  • Desktop computers
  • Laptop computers
  • Tablets
  • Smartphones

You can even start on one device and continue on another!

Why choose Course For Food Safety?

We offer the lowest priced online Food Handler Class with no hidden fees of any kind; guaranteed! If you find an online Food Handler Class for a lower price, we'll beat it! Just click here to contact us and let us know. It's that simple!

Other benefits include:

  • Free enrollment confirmation letter. ( View a sample of the enrollment confirmation letter )
  • Free certificate of completion sent via email. ( View a sample of the course certificate )
  • Instant certificate upon completion of course requirements; 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Guaranteed certificate acceptance or your money back.
  • No fail format. You will have unlimited chances to pass the required test.
  • Self-paced: start and stop the course as often as necessary to accommodate your schedule.

Is this the class I am required to take?

The Food Handler Class has a number of different names but they all reference the same class requirement. If you have been instructed to take any one of the following classes then our Food Handler Class may satisfy that requirement:

Food Employee Class
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Is this distance learning program (online class) acceptable in my county or city?

In some cases the court or rules of a particular county or city may disallow distance learning. This means that the Food Handler Class cannot be taken with an online provider. Below is a listing of every county or city in Virginia. Those displayed in red and with an are specifically known to reject certificates from distance learning providers:

Accomack County
Albemarle County
Alexandria City
Alleghany County
Amelia County
Amherst County
Appomattox County
Arlington County
Augusta County
Bath County
Bedford City
Bedford County
Bland County
Botetourt County
Bristol City
Brunswick County
Buchanan County
Buckingham County
Buena Vista City City
Campbell County
Caroline County
Carroll County
Charles City County
Charlotte County
Charlottesville City
Chesapeake City
Chesterfield County
Clarke County
Clifton Forge City
Colonial Heights City
Covington City
Craig County
Culpeper County
Cumberland County
Danville City
Dickenson County
Dinwiddie County
Emporia City
Essex County
Fairfax City
Fairfax County
Falls Church City
Fauquier County
Floyd County
Fluvanna County
Franklin City
Franklin County
Frederick County
Fredericksburg City
Galax City
Giles County
Gloucester County
Goochland County
Grayson County
Greene County
Greensville County
Halifax County
Hampton City
Hanover County
Harrisonburg City
Henrico County
Henry County
Highland County
Hopewell City
Isle of Wight County
James City County
King George County
King William County
King and Queen County
Lancaster County
Lee County
Lexington City
Loudoun County
Louisa County
Lunenburg County
Lynchburg City
Madison County
Manassas City
Manassas Park City
Martinsville City
Mathews County
Mecklenburg County
Middlesex County
Montgomery County
Nelson County
New Kent County
Newport News City
Norfolk City
Northampton County
Northumberland County
Norton City
Nottoway County
Orange County
Page County
Patrick County
Petersburg City
Pittsylvania County
Poquoson City
Portsmouth City
Powhatan County
Prince Edward County
Prince George County
Prince William County
Pulaski County
Radford City
Rappahannock County
Richmond City
Richmond County
Roanoke City
Roanoke County
Rockbridge County
Rockingham County
Russell County
Salem City
Scott County
Shenandoah County
Smyth County
Southampton County
Spotsylvania County
Stafford County
Staunton City
Suffolk City
Surry County
Sussex County
Tazewell County
Virginia Beach City
Warren County
Washington County
Waynesboro City
Westmoreland County
Williamsburg City
Winchester City
Wise County
Wythe County
York County