Nunavut Online Food Safety Training

The Nunavut Food Establishment Safety Regulation compiles all the detailed requirements for a food establishment to determine the prevention of health hazards. It includes the minimum necessities in relation to maintenance, temperature control, sanitizing, pest control, food handler hygiene and the many day-to-day tasks that food handlers are involved in.

This Regulation is also used by Nunavut-authourized Health Inspectors during their inspections.


Who Should Take This Food Handler Certificate Course In Nunavut?

In Nunavut, every operator of a food service establishment, and at least one employee on each shift, must hold a Food Handler Certificate.

Probe It Food Safety's Food Handlers Certificate is ministry accepted and government approved. Our Food Handler Certificate will be valid for 5 years in Nunavut and across Canada.


Our Courses in Nunavut

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The Food Premise Regulation also highlights the requirement for mandatory certification of food handlers and is used by Public Health Inspectors during inspections in Nunavut.


Nunavut Food Safety

Provincial, municipal, and regional health authorities collectively oversee food safety standards across Nunavut. You and your business must be ready for Inspectors to visit your business before its opening and anytime every four to six months after.

Inspectors will need to see your Nunavut Food Handler Certificates and the business Food Safety Plan.

They can also:

Enter your business at any time without notice

Examine any area and equipment in your business

Acquire food or food contaminants samples on-site

Issue warning notices and fines

Close the business effective immediately


What does the Nunavut regulation say about Food Handlers Certificate?

Obtaining food handler training and certification is the best practice for any kind of food service business. It is strongly emphasized that everyone who handles food in the establishment becomes a Certified Food Handler.

What Should I Do?

EXPERT ADVICE: To follow the recommendation of health inspectors and the health departments, you and your entire staff should get certified without delay. By completing a Food Handler Certification course you will secure you and your business from any possible food poisoning or contamination.

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Consequences can be severe if you and/or your employees neglect food safety certification.

What Happens If I Don’t Get The Food Handlers Certificate?

Twice as likely to fail health inspections

50% more likely to lead to food-borne illnesses

Suspension or revocation of Food Establishment permits

Temporary or permanent business closure

Seizure and destruction of inventory

Financial penalties (up to thousands of dollars)

Charges and prosecution

Bad publicity

Our Food Handler Certificate will be valid for 5 years in Nunavut and across Canada.



Our food handlers certification training material has been developed by certified Canadian Public Health Inspectors. This means our course is compliant, up to date, and will be recognized and accepted by all employers in Nunavut and across Canada.

We guarantee that not only is our food handlers certificate course valid for five years in Canada, but is 100% online and free of hidden fees.