Food Manager Training 

The My Food Service License Washington 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 Washington 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 

This course if for information purposes only. 

This course is not approved by the state of Washington.

My Food Service License provides online food handler training.  

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 training is a general food handler course. 

This course takes approximately one hour to complete and, upon successful completion, provides a printable food handler certificate. This certificate is good for up to five years. 

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, 

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State Requirements: Demonstrate knowledge.

Food Protection Manager: Although certification is not required, food workers must demonstrate knowledge, and passing an accredited Food Safety Manager certification exam is one way to meet the requirement.

Food Handlers: Food Handler Cards are required and must be obtained within 14 calendar days of beginning work.

Exceptions: Food Handler cards are issued by the state of Washington.

Manager Training Hours: Recommended but not required. 

Food Handler Course: Specific training regulations.

Food Manager Certification and Food Handler Certificate Renewal:  Food Manager every 5 years; Food Handler every 2 years,


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