Importance of Food Safety

Food safety is of utmost importance in the foodservice and food retail industry. The failure to maintain proper food safety standards can result in serious health consequences for the customers and employees, as well as legal liability for the businesses.

The BASICS.fst® 4th Edition with Webcam Exam

The BASICS.fst® 4th Edition with Webcam Exam is an excellent course that provides comprehensive training in food safety practices. It is a self-paced online course that can be completed from anywhere and at any time, making it flexible and convenient for learners.

Course Content and Features

The course includes 13 units that cover a wide range of topics related to food safety, including food safety regulations, micro-organisms, personal hygiene, cleaning and sanitizing, food allergies, and more. One of the unique features of the course is the availability of food safety experts who can answer any questions on the unit content.

Examination and Certification

Upon completing the course, learners must schedule an examination, which can be done at their convenience and written at home. The exam is proctored remotely via webcam on the learner’s computer. A passing score of 74% is required on the final proctored examination to receive the BASICS.fst® certification.

Equivalent to Food safe Level 1

The BASICS.fst® 4th Edition with Webcam Exam is equivalent to Food safe Level 1 in BC and approved all over Canada. This means that learners who complete the course will meet all of the recommended requirements of the Canadian Food Retail and Foodservices Code and Regulations.

Target Audience

The primary objective of this food safety course is to provide participants with the information required to ensure employee and customer safety and to reduce the liability of businesses. The course is designed for any person who works with food should study BASICS.fst® – from the person that receives the food to the person who packages or serves the food.

Retake Policy and Conclusion

It is important to note that if a learner fails the exam, they will need to purchase another BASICS.fst 4th Edition with Webcam Proctoring to take the exam for the second time. Therefore, it is crucial that learners prepare adequately for the exam to avoid incurring additional fees. In conclusion, the BASICS.fst® 4th Edition with Webcam Exam is an excellent course for anyone involved in the foodservice and food retail industry.

Get in Touch

If you have any questions or would like to register for the BASICS.fst® 4th Edition with Webcam Exam, Mainland Safety offers several convenient ways to get in touch.

Phone: +1 604 617 0211

Email: [email protected]

Mainland Locations

Mainland Safety has locations in several cities throughout British Columbia, including:

West Kelowna
You can choose the location that is most convenient for you when you register for the course.