Rock Valley College

Food Service Certifications Available through Community and Continuing Education

Posted: Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Media Contact: Dave Costello, 815-921-4516

Food Service certifications are convenient to acquire thanks to the help of Rock Valley College Community and Continuing Education.

The ServSafe Food Service Manager National Certification and Food Handler Certification are available for the 2019 spring semester at RVC.

ServSafe Food Service Manager - Uses ServSafe (an ANSI-CFPM accredited exam provider) which meets the Illinois Department of Public Health requirements. This certificate is good for 5 years.

Food Handler Certification - Illinois law requires all food handlers in the state of Illinois to have ANSI Accredited Food Handler Training. New hires have 30 days from the date of hire to obtain training. This certificate is good for 3 years.

Courses have multiple starts dates and are held at Rock Valley College’s Bell School Road location, 3350 N. Bell School Road, Rockford, IL.

Learn more about the course descriptions and register at Please call RVC Community and Continuing Education with any questions, (815) 921- 3900.