Probe IT

Finally a FoodSafe Certificate recognized across Alberta and Canada!

Alberta’s most affordable and highest-rated foodsafe course. Probe It’s food safety course is perfect for new trainees and veteran servers. Learn the fundamentals of food safety laws in Alberta and enjoy the process!

Trusted By The Most Recognized Restaurant Chains in Alberta

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About Course

Probe It’s Food Handlers course helps prepare individuals to become capable food handlers by offering an informative, instructional, practical and engaging course using the latest learning technology.

Format: Online
Compatible Devices: Computer, tablet, and smartphone (Android, iOS)
Teaching Methods: Interactive activities, audio, video, full-text, etc.
Length: 5 hours (Start and stop as needed)

The course has ten interactive lessons


Course Outline

Everything you need to become a Certified Food Handler, all in one course.

The Food Handler Certification Course is divided into easy to follow modules.

Each module has a series of lessons. Throughout the course, we keep you engaged and help you retain what you’ve learned with:

Our software features user-friendly navigation, requiring minimal training and quick onboarding.

Module 1: Introduction to Food Safety

Module 2: Food Safety Laws

Module 3: Food Borne Illness

Module 4: Microbial Food Borne Illnesses

Module 6: Prevention of Food Contamination

Module 5: Safe Food Handling

Module 7: Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point

Module 8: Cleaning and Sanitizing in a Food Premise

Module 9: Personal Hygiene of Food Handlers

Module 10: Maintenance of Food Premises

Module 11: Proctored Exam

Its simple! You can complete the entire process in less than a day! The best part is… it can be done anywhere and anytime!

  1. Register and Login!
  2. Complete the course and exam
  3. Print or download your certificate!

Who Should Take This Food Handler Certificate Course In Alberta?

In Alberta, every operator of a food service premise must ensure at least one employee on every shift has a valid Food Handler Certificate. Probe It’s Food Safety provides an accepted Food Handlers Certificate and is government-approved. Our Food Handler Certificate will be valid for five years in Alberta and across Canada.

Chat with a Health Inspector

The Certified Health Inspectors at Probe It are here to help you meet all regulatory requirements for food safety training, whether selling at a farmer’s market or managing food safety for a large franchise.



This certificate is what you receive after taking the minimum food safety training required in Canada. It is also called a FOODSAFE LEVEL 1 certificate or food handling certificate. Our training course is equivalent to FOODSAFE LEVEL 1, ServSafe, TrainCan Advance.fst, and SafeCheck® Advanced.

Probe It’s Food Handler’s Certificate has widespread recognition across Canadian health departments. Our accredited food safety training course is unique by being both user-friendly and high-quality through the use of the highest course design technology.


What People Are Saying
About Us

Excellent ★★★★✫ 4.69 based on 477 reviews
Friendly and polite staff. Answer emails in a timely manner. Available 24/7 to help. They offer exam onsite and provide practice examination first and go over all questions. Being a Culinary Manager and with a food safety background Bashir is very knowledgeable and provides exceptional customer service.

Brendan de Jeu

My brother took the course and was successful at completing the Food Handler Certificate. The modules were really well done and easy to comprehend.

Jessica Cerqueir

Had a great experience with ProbeIt! Very affordable and the website is very user-friendly. When I contacted the support staff, they were always very quick to respond to me. Highly recommend to anyone looking to become food handling certified!

Joshua Batchelor



3 Easy Steps

Register and Begin Immedietly

Begin your course by registering in seconds and starting right away.

Take the Online
Test on Any Device

Once you’ve completed the course, you’ll have 24/7 access to the exam on any device with a camera. No need to plan ahead!

Print Certificate
and Wallet Card

After passing the exam, you can download or print your wall-wallet certificate! Ask him to make the images in a circle shape and behind it the numbers in green.

Why Us

Why Canadian Food & Hospitality Professionals
Love Probe It Food Safety

No Extra Hardware

Probe It’s course works on all your favourite devices. We’re talking smartphones, laptops, tablets—everything.

Health Inspector Hotline

Call our hotline and speak with a health inspector if you have any inquires about public health for course students or bussineness.

Satisfaction Guaranteed

We strive for excellence in customer service: if you are not 100% satisfied with our services, we will provide you with a refund.

Government approved across Canada

You will not need to get recertified to work in different provinces or territories because Probe It certificates are recognized across Canada.

100% Online

You can retake the exam as many times as you need to pass for free, so there’s no need to stress on your first try!

Same-Day Certification

In as little as 6 hours, you can complete the Food Safety Training Course and the Exam to receive your certification.



Absolutely it is! Probe It Food Safety is nationally accredited, meaning our certificates are accepted and recognized by all health departments across Canada. We have issued Food Safety certificate in every province in Canada.

Yes, these food safety courses are called different names in different parts of Canada, but essentially it is the same course. This is the course that is needed for working with food.

All workers must receive such training before they handle food to avoid fines, or loss of employment.

Our food safety courses are self-paced. You will have 60 days from the date of purchase to complete the course and exam. If you fail to complete the course and exam within this period, your registration will be cancelled and you will need pay a reactivation fee to unlock your account and continue from where you left off.

Yes, as long as the device has a working webcam and microphone, and the latest browser (Firefox or Chrome on Windows/Android devices, and Safari on Apple devices) you will be able to use it to take the online exam.

The exam will not start if a working webcam or microphone is not detected.  

No. It is available anytime! 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!
You can start anytime! You do not need to schedule the online course or exam. You dont even need to notify us beforehand. Complete flexibility to your schedule!

No problem, you can take the exam as many times as you need…for FREE! Your exam will be immediately available. Good luck on the exam!

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Give our course a try and experience just how simple and engaging it can be. We promise you’ll absolutely enjoy the high-quality content we offer.