Chicago Residents: Train for free — pay only after you pass. You are 3 short steps away from getting your Illinois state-approved food handlers card and certificate valid in Chicago.
It is fast & easy! To download and print your card and certificate:
- Complete the course.
- Pass the test.
- Make a payment.
The eFoodcard program is fast and easy to use on any device, including phones and tablets. Your food handlers card will be valid for 3 years, and includes unlimited printing. Just 3 easy steps to earn a certificate of course completion and official Illinois food handlers card!
Properly trained food handlers can improve food safety and reduce risks and behaviors commonly associated with foodborne illness and outbreaks.
All instructional materials and exams are available in English and Spanish. Food handlers pay only when they pass!
The eFoodcard Training Program is America's official food handler course. It is recognized and approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) ID 1138, a leader in standards and conformity assessment that serves both U.S. business and the public good. Your business may even want to advertise, "All employees trained in safe food handling practices to ANSI Certified Standards."
Earn Your Nationally Accredited Food Manager Certification
- Offered online through StateFoodSafety
- ANSI-accredited certification is valid for 5 years
- Includes practice exam and optional 6-hour online training program
- Proctored exam offered online via webcam or at a nearby testing center
- 95% exam pass rate for students who complete our training