West Virginia

Food Manager Training 

The My Food Service License West Virginia Certified Food Protection Manager (CFPM) course provides food safety training, exams, and educational materials to foodservice managers. 

The program blends the latest FDA Food Code, food safety research, and years of food sanitation training experience. Managers learn to implement essential food safety practices and create a culture of food safety. All content and materials are based on actual job tasks identified by foodservice industry experts.

The My Food Service License West Virginia Certified Food Protection Manager course is self-paced and allows students the ability to start and stop throughout the course.  Hours of video, text, and interactive quizzes and puzzles allow students to learn through various learning styles.  

Content covered in our course includes:

- The Importance of Food Safety Education
- An Overview of Foodborne Illness
- Chemical, Physical and Biological Contaminants
- Foodborne Illnesses and Intoxications
- The Flow of Food
- Cleaning and Sanitation
- Pest Control
- The A.L.E.R.T System
- F.A.T.T.O.M
- Practice Exams and quizzes and much more... 


Food Handler Training 


My Food Service License provides online food handler training. Food handler training is required in many areas of Virginia and this course provides excellent food worker training to teach the important principles of food safety to food handlers. Your local regulatory agency may have additional requirements. Please contact your local regulatory agency for more information. 

A food handler is defined by law as a person who works in a food facility and performs any duties that involve the preparation, storage or service of food in a food facility. 

This course takes approximately one-two hours to complete and, upon successful completion, provides a printable food handler certificate. This certificate is good for 1-5 years depending on the county. 

This course is not to prepare workers to take the Food Protection Manager certification exam. The course to study for the certification exam is the Food Protection Manager Certification Course.

The exam is given at the end of the course and a proctor is not required.

The course is available in English and Spanish, 

Required in the following counties (Price may vary by county)

Barbour County
Calhoun County
Cabell-Huntington County
Monroe County
Pendleton County
Pleasants County
Pocahontas County
Randolph-Elkins County
Ritchie County
Roane County
Upshur County
Wayne County
Wheeling-Ohio County
Wirt County
Wood County


Enroll Now - Food Handlers   

State Requirements: Food Safety Manager on duty at all times.

Food Protection Manager: Required.

Food Handlers: Required.

Exceptions: None.

Manager Training Hours: No regulations on training or specific training.

Food Handler Course: Required.     

Food Manager Certification and Food Handler Certificate Renewal: Every 5 years.     

Please check with your local jurisdiction or regulatory body for the most current information.