Food Handler Training and Certification

A wonderful opportunity to learn and enhance your skills and employability in the Food Sector.

In this course you will…

  • Learn about safe food handling, including food sanitation, type of food related hazards, hygiene and food handling practices and regulations
  • that protect you and your family from becoming sick from food and drink
  • Prepare for the Food Handler Certification exam
  • Upon passing the exam you will receive a Food Handler Certificate valid for five years
  • Utilize your skills and certification to find employment in the food sector
  • Receive assistance with job search tools and techniques, and support with co-op or job placement

Eligibility:     Newcomers and job seekers

Cost:              Free of charge

Location:      Dixie Bloor Neighbourhood Centre/Employment Programs

                        3415 Dixie Road, Suite 402

                        High Point Mall, Office Tower, 4th floor

Mississauga, Ontario, L4Y 2B1

Language of Training and Exam: Choice of English or Arabic

  • Arabic ( Monday, Tuesday and Thursday)   12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
  • English (Wednesday and Thursday )  12:30 pm – 3:00 pm

If interested, please contact:

Suzan Rabi, Bridging Program Specialist 

Telephone: (905) 206-0755, ext. 224

E-mail: suzanr@dixiebloor.ca