All food handlers in establishments under Harris County jurisdiction must be certified for safe food handling.

The fee for the training class to receive your certification is $10.
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To become certified by Harris County you must attend a two-hour training class. At the end of the class you will receive a certification card valid for two years.
Classes are available in English and Spanish. In-class training documents are available in English, Spanish, Vietnamese and Chinese.
Classes are held at Harris County offices throughout the county. Training classes are also held at food service locations. Check with your employer to determine if you can take a class at your place of employment.
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Sign up for a training class with credit card payment to get your certification

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Returning Users
  • Reschedule your upcoming class
  • Register for a class using a class credit
  • Use your existing account to register for a training class
  • Update your personal information
Your Id number (such as driver's license)
OR Certification Card number
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