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Food Safety Handler (FSH) Course in Sydney

Participants receive a certificate in SITXFSA005 Use hygienic practices for food safety. The course is delivered in a classroom setting. Cost: $50.00. Duration: 4 Hours.



All staff working in a venue that sells food in New South Wales is required to complete and hold a food safety handler certificate.

Short Courses Australia provide training in the national unit of competence SITXFSA005 Use hygienic practices for food safety. This course, also more commonly known as a food safety handler courses outlines the knowledge required to work hgienically and safely with food.

The food handling course provides participants working with food in NSW basic cleaning and hygiene knowledge, skills, principles, practices and procedures. It forms essential foundation knowledge to food safety supervisors, chefs, cooks, food and beverage handlers, kitchen hands, kiosk attendants, café staff and food handling staff in small businesses.

The food safety handler course in Sydney covers the following criteria:

  • What is food safety and why is it important;
  • How to identify and assess food safety hazards;
  • Procedures for controlling risks;
  • Monitor food safety in the workplace.

For more information visit NSW Food Authority.



Participants can select Book Now to attend a face to face session at our training centre at Level 11/66 Clarence St, Sydney NSW 2000.

If you require further information on your session and explain the learning and assessment process. Please contact Short Courses Australia on 1300 747 430 or email

Please Note: download the learner guide and bring along to the class, either a soft or hard copy will suffice.



The cost of the course is $50.00 per person, including national unit of competence certificate. Click Here for Onsite Course delivery at your workplace.

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  • FOOD SAFETY HANDLER COURSE SYDNEY | review from Jess McCulloch

    28 May 2022

      "Great Online RSA Zoom Course with Graham as our Teacher. Graham was super informative, helpful and engaging. Appreciated the fact that he made sure ALL students were okay and understood the material before moving on. Would definitely recommend Short Courses Australia to anyone in need."

    -  Jess McCulloch

  •  | review from katie brill

    26 May 2022

      "Really great! The teacher was heaps nice and very helpful, would definitely recommend."

    -  katie brill

  •  | review from Abhijeet Das

    26 May 2022

      "Great slides and handbook, Graham was extremely welcoming and ensured all students understood the content"

    -  Abhijeet Das

  • FOOD SAFETY HANDLER COURSE SYDNEY | review from dianne cafe

    25 May 2022

      "the course had lots of information and easy to follow and the host was very experienced in this field and was easy to understand. would recommend this course"

    -  dianne cafe

  •  | review from Cooper Jones

    25 May 2022

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  •  | review from kin rungrueng

    23 May 2022

      "I?m glad that I chose Short Courses Australia for RSA course. The trainer taught me everything I wanted to know and the way to handle each situations. Choose this and you won?t regret it!"

    -  kin rungrueng

  • FOOD SAFETY HANDLER COURSE SYDNEY | review from baby Baral

    23 May 2022

      "Though l was new the teacher/instructor was way good he didn't mind repeating or helping us even when we asked several times he made the time period easier and lessons smooth, for us to understand. He made sure we understood and attended the class and gave review on our work thank to the teacher."

    -  baby Baral

  •  | review from Grace Golding

    20 May 2022

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  •  | review from Yana Almazova

    18 May 2022

      "Thank you! It was fun and professional. Finished all in a day."

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  • FOOD SAFETY HANDLER COURSE SYDNEY | review from Gwentoy Adventure

    17 May 2022

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