Questions & Answers
How long is my Person In Charge Certification in Food Protection valid?
As of right now, the Person In Charge Certification in Food Protection does not expire.
How many times can I take the exam?
You can take the exam up to 2 times. There is not an extra charge for retaking the course/exam a second time.
The State does not require Basic Food handlers training although several counties have specific rules that may preclude eFoodHandlers' online course. Contact your local Environmental Health Department for specifics on required certifications for your specific job and locality.