Frequently Asked Questions

Get answers to your questions with the Australian Institute of Food Safety's Frequently Asked Questions section.

How do I become a Food Safety Supervisor?

Becoming a Food Safety Supervisor is quite straightforward. You simply need to enrol in and complete a short course.

Many people choose to complete this training online because it’s more convenient than having to take time out from work to attend classroom training.

The Australian Institute of Food Safety offers a nationally recognised Food Safety Supervisor course that covers all industries. This course can be done in as little as a day and meets all legislative requirements for each of the states and territories.

Once you’ve completed the training, you can nominate yourself as the Food Safety Supervisor for your business and let your local food authority know.

For more information and some guidance on other factors to consider, check out 7 Steps to Becoming a Food Safety Supervisor