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Food Service Worker Certificate Program Online

Program Overview

The Food Service Worker delivers quality nutrition care and service in an environment such as hospitals, institutions, special-care and long term care facilities. The program will provide students with the skills and abilities required to perform effectively in institutional food preparation settings. Customer service, safe food-handling techniques, safety, nutrition, communications, food and beverage preparation and service are covered under this certificate program.

This program is mandated by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care for all staff employed in the position of food service worker in long-term care dietary environments.

Career Opportunities

  • Long-term Care Facilities
  • Retirement Homes
  • Food Service Contractors
  • Hospitals
  • Acute Care Services
  • Health Care Cafeterias
  • Food Service Worker

Practical Placement:

There will be an arranged work experience field placement in a Food Service or a Healthcare Facility. The work placement allow you to gain hands-on experience in a real world work environment in the field of study. Additionally the practical placement provides you with the networking opportunity to further enhance the employment opportunity.


Upon completion, students will receive a Food Service Worker Certificate.

To register, enroll into any online course or contact us via telephone at 416-502-2277 or by email at

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Toronto Campus

885 Sheppard Avenue West Toronto, Ontario M3H 2T4, Canada

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri 8:30am - 5:00pm Sat - by appointment only
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