On-demand, affordable, streamlined food safety training

Safe Food Solutions’ focus on low per student/foodhandler pricing offers college and university foodservice operations the ability to rapidly deploy access to online food safety education to their revolving population of foodhandlers. This access ensures all members of a college foodservice staff are quickly and easily educated in safe food handling and preparation procedures. The offering also includes a custom training portal with a robust Learning Management System.

Colleges that embrace technology-based e-Learning in their foodservice programs can lower costs while delivering a consistent and yet flexible solution. At under $8/per foodhandler, implementation of Safe Food Solutions’ online food safety training and accompanying Learning Management System actually cuts costs at most campuses by up to 30%.
This includes:

  • Access to Basic Food Safety eStart™ for all campus foodhandlers

  • A custom, private-branded training portal

  • Unlimited access to a robust Learning Management System that stores all employee training information and networks all campus dining locations

Safe Food Solutions offers its online food safety training to campus foodservice clients at a cost of:

  • $15/foodhandler for a purchase of 500 or less students OR

  • $10/foodhandler for a purchase of 501 or more students

There is a one-time portal set-up fee of $995. (Students seats do not expire and are valid until used.) With purchase, a college/university client will receive a private-branded online portal at a site-specific URL that is customized with the school's location-specific information. This pricing also includes hosting of the custom training portal, unlimited technical support and program updates as dictated by changes to the FDA Food Code.


How it works

1. Purchase

Contact a Safe Food Solutions' Sales Team representative to sign up your campus foodservice program today.

2. Train

Educate all of the foodhandlers at your institution in safe food handling and preparation procedures. Accessible from any computer with an Internet connection, Basic Food Safety eStart™ is an education solution available whenever your employees need to train.

3. Assess

Basic Food Safety eStart™ concludes with a 20-question, multiple choice quiz. The Student can print a Certificate of Achievement at the time of quiz completion and their quiz score and time spent are immediately available to their Supervisor/Training Administrator.

4. Manage

Basic Food Safety eStart™ comes complete with a feature-rich Learning Management System, which allows you to manage all training activity, track progress and view results 24/7.


Program features

Basic Food Safety eStart™is designed to educate a rotating, multi-level staff. The course is available from any computer with an Internet connection.
The program is fully narrated and written on an 8th grade reading level for ease of use with all employees. Each lesson is approximately 30 minutes in length. A built-in Bookmarking feature allows for the Learner to complete the course in multiple sessions, bookmarking the last page they viewed and returning to it during their next session.

  • Uses multiple learning modalities including interactive questioning, high-resolution photographs, animations and video sequences

  • Contains interactive glossary of food safety-related terms for reinforcement of key concepts

  • Overviews of case studies & videos related to recent critical incidents

  • Constructed for the individual learner, the program’s pace and remediation are based on the trainee’s needs

  • Concludes with a 20-question randomized, graded assessment

  • Issues a personalized, printable Certificate of Achievement

View/Print the Basic Food Safety eStart™ eBrochure.

By purchasing Basic Food Safety eStart™, you acknowledge you have read and accept the System Requirements and Licensing Agreement.


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Safe Food Solutions has contributed to leading industry-related publications and online resources to further educate our industry counterparts on the general guidelines of food safety and learning and educational options for foodservice operators.

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Basic Food Safety eStart ™ instructs each learner on the critical issues of safe food handling & preparation, while allowing the operator to cost effectively and efficiently utilize online learning to educate a rotating staff.

  •   On Demand.
  •   Unlimited.
  •   Flexible.
  •   Self-Paced.
  •   24/7 Record Management.

Get in Touch

Telephone: 877.639.3761
E-mail: info at safefoodsolutions dot com