West Virginia Food Handler
Created for Food Handlers in the state of West Virginia, including food employees needing to renew their West Virginia Food Handler Certificate or Food Handler Card. West Virginia Food Handler Certificates are valid for 3 years.
The state of West Virginia requires all food handlers to have a valid food handlers certificate. Food Service Prep's Food Handler Program is accredited under ANSI and is accepted throughout most of West Virginia.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI) accredited!
Food Service Prep's Food Handler is accredited by ANSI, meaning the program meets the highest standards, so you can be confident you are getting top-notch quality training.
User-Friendly, Easy to Complete, and Includes Videos!
It's easy! Simply register and then complete the course anywhere that is convenient for you. You are guaranteed to pass and receive your West Virginia Food Handler Certificate.
After completing the course, we will email you a printable West Virginia Food Handlers Certificate and Food Handler Card that is valid for 3 years.The topics covered in this course include:
Time/Temperature Control for Safety Foods
How and When to Wash Hands
Good Personal Hygiene
Bare Hand Contact with Ready to Eat Foods
Preventing Cross Contamination
Cleaning and Sanitizing
Please note that the West Virginia Food Handler is valid for 3 years, however certain counties may require that certificates are renewed sooner than every 3 years. The West Virginia Food Handler may not be accepted in all counties- counties with their own food safety programs may not accept ANSI trainings. Please check with your county to ensure they will accept the West Virginia Food Handler.
Are you a manager or team lead? We offer a group purchase West Virginia Food Handler option! When you purchase more than one class, you will be given vouchers to distribute to your team. Each team member can redeem the voucher to take the West Virginia Food Handler class. You will be able to track your team’s progress in our manager-only view. Discounts will be automatically applied when purchasing at least 5 courses.
If you were given a voucher for the West Virginia Food Handler course, you will need to create an account and then redeem your voucher
1. Does West Virginia require a food handler certificate?
Yes! West Virginia requires a food handler certificate for food service workers, typically within 30 days of employment.
2. What training will be accepted for West Virginia Food Handlers?
According to West Virginia code §16-2-16, all counties in West Virginia must required food safety certificates for food employees. Most counties will accept an ANSI accredited program. The Food Service Prep West Virginia Food Handler meets the requirement in most counties. Please verify with your county to ensure compliance.
3. Is Food Service Prep's Food Handler an ANSI accredited program?
Yes, Food Service Prep has been accredited by the ANSI National Accreditation Board.
4. Where can I find my West Virginia Food Handler Certificate?
If you got your West Virginia Food Handler Certificate from Food Service Prep, you can login at anytime to view and email your certificate.
5. Where can I take your West Virginia Food Handler Program?
You can register and complete our food handler course from any cell phone, tablet or computer. Take it whenever and wherever it is convenient for you.
6. What will I receive to indicate that I've completed training through an accredited ANSI program?
We will email you a West Virginia Food Handler Certificate that is valid for 3 years after completion of our program. Additionally, you can log in to your account on FoodServicePrep.com to view and email your certificate at any time.
7. Where is my West Virginia Food Handler Card valid?
Food Service Prep's Food Handler is valid in most West Virginia counties.
8. How long is my food handler card or certificate valid?
The West Virginia Food Handler certificate is valid for 3 years after being issued. However, some counties in West Virginia require food handler certificates to be renewed annually or every 2 years.
9. Is a Food Handler Certificate the same as a Food Safety Card?
Yes, a Food Handler Certificate is the same as a Food Safety Certificate, Food Handler Card, or Food Handling Card.
Group Purchase FAQs
1. How does group purchase work?
If you purchase more than one West Virginia Food Handler course, you will be registered as a manager and be provided with voucher codes for each course you purchase. You will then be able to login and email a voucher code to each member of your team. You can also download the voucher codes and distribute them- we have made it easy to copy them or export to excel. Your team members will then create an account and use the voucher codes to immediately start the training. When you login as a manager, you will be able to see the progress of your entire team.
2. How do I use my Voucher code?
Make sure you are logged in, then click to redeem your voucher.
3. How does your group purchase program benefit me?
By using our group purchase program you will be able to track all of your team's progress in one place with our manager-only report. Each of your team member's certificates will also be easily viewable on our website. Also, enjoy up to 20% savings on the West Virginia Food Handler courses.
If you have additional questions, please give us a call at 1-800-712-1707 or send us an email at FoodServicePrep@gmail.com
Same Day Certificate
A copy of the certificate of completion will be emailed to you immediately upon completion of the course.
Take your course anytime, anywhere. Our website is available 24/7 for you to complete your course.
Purchasing food handler courses for your employees? We offer discounts starting with purchases of just 5 courses.
Easy to Complete
Simply register, purchase your course, and complete. All of our courses are structured in an easy to follow format.
The West Virginia Food Handler certificate of completion is valid for 3 years.
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