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Food Safety Supervisor

The Food Act 2006 requires that every licensed food business has a nominated food safety supervisor on site. A qualified food safety supervisor is required on site within 30 days of obtaining a new licence and within 14 days when there is a change of supervisor.

The nominated food safety supervisor takes the lead role in supervising food safety in the business and is required to be reasonably available at all times.

The food safety supervisor must have undertaken an accredited course with a registered training organisation (RTO) in the appropriate units of competency or the equivalent.

For more information view Council's Toolbox on Food Safety Training.

Food Handler Training

Council offers free food handler training sessions. The training will assist food handlers to gain skills and knowledge in food safety and hygiene.

There are two ways you can complete this training:

Council training sessions

Council offers Food Handler training sessions for licenced Noosa Council food businesses, see here for session times

For more information or to make a booking contact Council’s customer service centre.

Online training program

Complete the online training program provided through I'm ALERT.

The program is easy to follow and includes a presentation and quizzes.

The training needs to be completed in one session (please allow enough time) and you will be able to print your certificate of achievement at the end.

If you need access to a computer to complete this training, computers are available at any of Council's libraries.