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How do I get ServSafe manager certification?

  1. Instructor Led Course. Take a class from an approved ServSafe Instructor. Find an Instructor/Proctor.
  2. Self Study Option. Purchase the ServSafe book and study material and work at your own pace. Select.
  3. Online Course. With the 24/7 access of online training products, you are always in control of how, where and when you train.

How much does ServSafe manager cost?

ServSafe Certification Training and Testing Costs ServSafe offers an online ServSafe Manager course (7th Edition) with the exam for $152.95. Employers who wish for their employees to take the certification exam with the oversight of a proctor may choose to have the employees tested in a testing center.

Can you take the ServSafe manager test online?

Select the training and exam option that best meets your needs, regulatory requirements and schedule. You can use different formats for the course and exam. For example, you can take an instructor-led course and on online exam. Online course available in English and Spanish.

Is the ServSafe Manager test hard?

How hard is the ServSafe Managers Test? The ServSafe Managers test has 90 questions but you’re only graded on 80 of them. The test is multiple choice with 4 possible answers. You have 2 hours to complete the exam and you must score at least 75% in order to pass.

What if I fail my ServSafe test?

You can retest only if you did not pass the examination, or if your current certification is expiring. You can take the examination twice within 30 days. If you don’t pass the exam on your second attempt, you must wait 60 days from your most recent attempt before taking the exam again.

What is ServSafe good for?

The ServSafe Manager Certification verifies that a manager or person-in-charge has sufficient food safety knowledge to protect the public from foodborne illness. Individuals that successfully pass the 90-question, multiple-choice exam will receive a ServSafe Manager Certification and wallet card.

What can I do with a ServSafe manager certification?

Servsafe Food Manager Certification Average by Job

  • Job.
  • General Manager, Restaurant.
  • Restaurant Manager.
  • Executive Chef.
  • Assistant General Manager (AGM)
  • Food Service Director.
  • Sous Chef.
  • General Manager.

How long does ServSafe last?


How much does it cost to renew ServSafe?

$135. The ServSafe in-person course is a 1-day class and exam combo from 9am to 5pm. A confirmation email (including a study materials link) is sent within 24 hours once the student registration and payment is complete.

How often do you have to renew ServSafe?

3 years

Can you renew ServSafe online?

Do online courses expire? Yes. Unused courses are valid for one year from the date of purchase. Once a course has been started: ServSafe Food Handler courses must be completed in 60 days.

What is a passing score on ServSafe?


Is my ServSafe still valid?

California recognizes the ServSafe® certification as valid for five years. However, some company policies will only recognize the certification as valid for three years. We recommend you renew your exam before your certification expires.

How do I check my ServSafe score?

You can view your exam results online by logging in to and accessing your dashboard. Then click on the student icon and scroll down to My Exam Scores to select the exam results you want to view.

How much does a ServSafe Proctor charge?

ServSafe Exam Proctor Fee: $50 – $100 The proctor fee may or may not include the cost of the exam. Be sure to check. If you bought an online course or a textbook, the exam is probably included with your purchase.

How long does it take to get your ServSafe scores back?

Results are posted to within 3 to 4 business days after the National Restaurant Association receives the completed Exam Information Form and Answer Sheets. Online exam results are available within 1 business day or as soon as the proctor submits the exam to be graded.

Did I pass ServSafe?

How much is a ServSafe book?

Buy new: $73.33. In Stock. Ships from and sold by

What is the newest edition of ServSafe?

ServSafe Manager Book 7th Ed, English

  • Product: ServSafe Manager Book, English.
  • Exam Type: No exam, textbook Only.
  • Edition: 7th Edition.
  • Food Code: 2017 FDA Food Code.
  • Quantity: Single (1) textbook.
  • Product Sku: ES7.

How do I get my ServSafe Exam access code?

Either proctors or examinees may purchase Exam Access Codes. Purchased Exam Access Codes will be emailed directly to the purchaser’s email address. Purchase of the ServSafe Online Exam Access Code also includes administration, processing and a ServSafe certificate upon successful completion of the exam.

Can I Proctor my own ServSafe exam?

Can I administer an examination to myself? No. You must have a proctor administer the ServSafe Manager Examination, any ServSafe Alcohol Print Exam and the ServSafe Alcohol Advanced Exam. An instructor must administer a ServSafe Food Handler print exam.

How do I contact ServSafe?

Please contact our Customer Care center at by phone or text for a Form.

How long does it take to get my ServSafe certificate?

Once a course has been started: ServSafe Food Handler courses must be completed in 60 days. ServSafe Manager and ServSafe Alcohol courses must be completed in 90 days.

Where can I take a ServSafe class?

To find a course, instructor or proctor in your area, go to, from the top blue ribbon menu, click on the ServSafe program name for the course you want to take, then select “find a class” or “find instructor/proctor” option.