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Safe Food Handling for Childcare Course
Australia Wide Online Course
Do you work with Children and Young People?
This course is specifically designed for educators and staff who handle, prepare or serve food in both regulated and non-regulated children's services. This includes:
  • Long Day Care
  • Preschools
  • School Age Education and Care
  • Family Day Care
  • Home based Care Services
  • Nannies
  • Occasional Care
What are your food preparation and hygiene responsibilities?

As an Educator or Staff member in Children's Services, you are required to ensure the health and safety of children in your care.

It is for this reason that we as Educators have a number of legislative requirement to meet in relation to providing healthy food and drink in a safe and hygienic manner to children.

This course is now easily accessible online, making it now even more convenient to ensure your skills stay up to date and you remain compliant.

Atkinson Childcare College (RTO ID 91239), also known as Atkinson Training and Development Pty Ltd, is a Registered Training Provider. We have delivered this course for over three  years to thousands of people just like you, so you can have confidence that you will be well-supported.

We are passionate about protecting children's well-being, and together we can help keep children safe.

Six great reasons to learn with ACC
  •  Learn at home in your own time
  •  Our enrolment process is easy to use
  •  Enrol and start straight away any day of the week 24/7 
  •   You receive amazing support throughout your whole course
  • We have dedicated Trainers here to help you
  •  You can complete the course on any device
What skills will I need to complete this course?
  •   Firstly you will need a computer or device to complete this course
  •  Have an individual email address to enrol
  •  Open an email
  •  Create a password
  • Read the course information and answer the questions
  •    Remember in order to successfully complete the course you'll need to click on "Take the Quiz"
What can I expect to get out of the course?
  • This course will provide up to date information on:
  • Personal hygiene requirements
  • Types of bacteria
  • Food handling requirements
  • Service requirements
  • Information on developing a food safety plan
Safe Food Handling course options
Safe Food Handling Course
$87 AUD
This is our most popular short course, helping you to stay up-to-date and compliant. It's suited best for those who handle, prepare or serve food in children's services.

Think of this like the CPR that you complete each year to keep your knowledge current for the workplace.

Safe Food Handling and Child Protection Refresher (bundle)
$149 AUD save 20%
To save you money we bundled our two most popular courses together. You will complete two separate courses, and get two separate Certificate once completed.
Enrol in three easy steps
Select your Course and complete your enrolment online
Choose from the course options above.
Access to your learning portal will be emailed to you
Your invitation to our learning portal will be emailed to you, so it's important to check your inbox and also your Junk or Spam folders as the link may go there. A thank you page will pop up on your screen, you will be able to access your course link from there.
Access your course and complete the quiz
Once you have logged in, watch the introduction video to get started immediately. Don't forget to complete the quiz at the end!
When can I start my course?
You can start your course at anytime throughout the year. 
How long will it take to complete my course?
Once enrolled, you have access to our learning portal for 1 week from the day of enrolment.
Please allow 1-2 hours to complete.
Is help available?
We are here to help. Please call us if you need help with enrolling or assistance in completing your course. A trainer is available to provide assistance. Our office hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm. Contact us on 02 4942 2300.
When will I get my Certificate?
Within your course you will be directed to an online quiz. After you've read all the material, click and register for your quiz. Complete the quiz (you have 3 attempts and there is no time limit). Once competent, i.e. you get 100%, your certificate will be automatically emailed to you with your results or you can download your certificate from the results page.