Please note that the Food Safety Challenge exam is now offered online through eConestoga. Students must have a laptop or desktop computer with webcam capabilities. A valid government photo I.D. is required before completing the exam. Tablets, chromebooks and mobile devices are not compatible. Students who successfully complete the course will gain credit towards the Essential Hospitality Training micro-credential. Please contact the course coordinator for more information. If you have taken the home study method, or you feel you have the knowledge or you need to re-certify (certificate is valid for 5 years), take the Challenge Exam to earn your Food Safety Wallet Card either through the Region of Waterloo Public Health or Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health. Only those receiving 70% or higher on their test will receive a certificate. (includes the exam only). NOTE: You must pre-register for the exam. Check our website for the most up-to-date schedule.
Not all courses are offered each term.Spring 2022 registration opens February 7, 2022. Fall 2022 registration opens July 4, 2022.
In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration
Online - Asynchronous: 100% online delivery with no assigned day or time requirements, independent course completion
Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery with scheduled day and time course requirements
Hybrid: any combination of: in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery