Food Service Worker

Northern College Funded Training Programs

Food Service Worker - Hospitality

Food Service Worker

About this Training Program

This program provides valuable training on food safety, nutrition, preparation, and service. Students will have a solid foundation of knowledge to work in a variety of food-related roles such as dietary aides in healthcare, or food workers in within hospitality, restaurants, cafeterias, or daycares. The program will be delivered online asynchronously.

Cost: Free
210 hours over 12 weeks

Pre-requisites (may include but not be limited to):

  • Future Focused: Work and Job Readiness
  • Have interest in food preparation, safety and nutrition and a desire to work in the food service industry
  • Grade 10 English
  • 19 years of age or older or if you have earned an Ontario Secondary School Diploma/Ontario Secondary School Graduation diploma or Equivalent. Mature students will be required to complete entrance testing to participate.

Delivery and Important Information

Participants must complete all courses to receive a certificate. Students cannot complete this program without completing all components of the program with a passing grade. 

Pathways to Success and Career Opportunities

This program provides pathways to employment in the food industry providing valuable training on food safety, preparation and nutrition.

Program Partners
Sioux Lookout Friendship Accord
Keepers of the Circle

Virtual Delivery

Type of Course or Program
Northern College Board Approved Program 

Resident of Ontario

Start Dates
September 27 – December 20
October 18 – January 10
November 1 – January 24
November 22 –  February 14
December 20 – March 7

For more information, please contact:
705-235-3211 x 7231