Working in the food industry is a great career path, and those wishing to get started will need a Illinois Food Handler Card and BASSET Certification if serving alcohol. Food service businesses also will need to keep track of these cards and certifications held by employees, and ACE Food Handler offers a solution to this common issue with restaurant and food service management.
Easily test and obtain a Illinois Food Handler Card
ACE Food Handler Food Safety Training Solutions makes obtaining a Illinois Food Handler Card and/or BASSET Training and certification simple. Those working in the food handling industry in all Illinois counties except Riverside or San Bernardino counties can access an ANSI-approved test with just an internet connection. The test is available on both computer and even mobile, allowing food handler employees to easily complete the test and give the card to their employer within the required 30 days after hire. The ACE Food Handler Card test meets all the State of Illinois requirements of food safety, qualifying an employee to work in the food handling industry in the state of Illinois.
Corporate Account Portals for Easy Employee Card Tracking
Keeping track of all employee Illinois Food Handler Cards and BASSET Certification can be a hassle. Ensuring that all employees have turned in their Cards and BASSET Certification numbers on time and tracking when employee Cards are up for renewal can be challenging, and missing records can cause penalties to the employer. ACE Food Handler has simplified this process for the employer by offering Corporate Accounts. Within the portal of a Corporate Account, the employer can give a coupon to each employee that will add the employee’s Food Handler Card to the Corporate Account, allowing the employer to keep close records of employee Cards and when those Cards are up for renewal. The employer also has the option of paying for each employee’s Food Handler Card Training.
ACE Food Handler's food handlers card training and test uses the latest instructional design techniques to help you retain food safety concepts so you are ready to work.
The description below applies to most of our food handlers card training course, however due to the varying array of requirements across the nation, your course might be a little different. Find your state county and city above to learn more about food handler training for your area.
Food Handler Course Content:
Frequently Asked Questions
A food handlers card (also commonly referred to as a certificate, card, or permit) is used as documentation to prove to employers and/or health departments that you have completed a food safety course that is approved and/or recognized by your city, coutny, or state Health Authority. It is valid for 2 to 4 years depending on your local government requirments.
This varies by employeers and city, county, and state governements. It is best to ask your employer (current or future) or Local Health Authority about when you will need to aquire your food handler card based on your employement date.
ACE Food Handler works with numberjous health departments and regulatory agencies across the country. ACE Food Handler’s food handlers card courses are created to meet the requirements of specific city, coutny, and state requirements. If you have questions about your city, county or state requirements please call your employer (current or future) and/or you Local Health Authority.
A food handlers card, permit, or certificate for your area. You will be able to print or download your food handler certificate after you have received a passing score on the final exam. You will also be emailed a PDF a copy of your certificate to the email address you provided so please check your inbox and/or spam box also.
If your food handlers card, certificate, or permit has expired, you will need to purchase a new course for your state and retake your states food handler training and test to get your new card. Click here to find your State
If you need to reprint your current card, login and go to the Start My Course. From there, you can click on the name of your Certificate under the heading "My Certificates" on the right hand side of the screen and print or download your food handler or alcohol seller/server card or certificate for free.
If you need to track your employees or restaurants food handler certifications we offer:
- Custom Portals
- Custom Coupons
- Reporting by Store and Company Levels
- Variable Access Levels
- Contact ACE for a Custom Solution for your Business
Below are a list of Food Handler and Alcohol Seller/Sever Resources you can use
Food Safety Resources
Alcohol Seller/Server Resources