Membership Program

AIFS membership gives you free access to food safety tools, credentials, support and updates that protect and benefit you, your business and your customers.

Free membership. Invaluable returns.


Ensure your business keeps food safety 'front of mind' with AIFS membership for you and your employees.

As a member of The Australian Institute of Food Safety you (and the business you work with) will be recognised by Health Inspectors and rewarded by customers for your professional approach to food safety.

Membership is free for two years after completing any AIFS nationally recognised course.

What's included in my membership?


Food Safety Card

Handy wallet-sized card containing your Statement of Attainment to show Health Inspectors.


Food Safety Decal

Display it on the door of your business and show arriving customers that you're 'Serious About Food Safety'.


Food Safety Display Certificate

To showcase on the wall of your business and reassure customers they've chosen the right place to eat or buy food.


Statement of Attainment

A4-sized version of the information on your Food Safety Card stating you've completed the training you need.


Regular Newsletters

So you're always up-to-date with the latest insights, news, events and information from the world of food safety.


Updates & Recalls

Food safety legislation changes, recall notices and new compliance requirements sent direct to your inbox.


Helpful Resources

All the templates, checklists, posters, webinars, case studies and articles you need to run your food business safely.


AIFS Course Discounts

Save on any future training courses you take with The Australian Institute of Food Safety.

Member benefits for food workers

What can AIFS Membership offer me?


Gain industry recognised credentials

Impress employers with a credential that confirms you as a safe, clean and professional food worker.


Be ready for health inspections

With your AIFS Food Safety Card in your wallet, you'll always be prepared for surprise inspections at work.


Give customers peace of mind

Displaying your Food Safety Decal* on the door immediately assures customers their food is in safe hands.


Impress management and customers

Your Certificate* on the wall at work shows that you and the business understand and care greatly about food safety.


Keep food safety smart

Protect customers and be the expert on changes in food safety legislation and procedure.


Stay ahead of the competition

Gain access to the exclusive, members only resources to continually improve food safety in your workplace.


Save on future training

Receive exclusive discounts on any future AIFS courses or professional development that you undertake.


Help people in real need

For every new membership, AIFS donates up to two meals to vulnerable people in our community through OzHarvest.


* Food Safety Decal and Display Certificate only available to enrollees who complete the Food Safety Supervisor course

Membership benefits for employers

What can AIFS Membership do for my business?


Attract more customers

Displaying our official Decal and Certificate gives potential customers peace of mind to buy from you.


Protect your customers

Employing food professionals with nationally recognised skillsets greatly reduces the risks of food-borne illness.


Safeguard your business

With less risk of food safety incidents, save your business from fines, licence suspension, prosecution or closure.


Be prepared for health inspections

AIFS members are food audit ready and carry their Food Safety Card with official proof of training in their wallet.


Keep food safety front of mind

Use AIFS templates, checklists, posters and other resources to improve food safety throughout your workplace.


Stand out from your competition

Differentiate your business by showing customers how serious you are about your food and their safety.

How do I become an AIFS member?

Membership is complimentary when you complete a nationally recognised course with AIFS including:


Food Handler Course

A short course available online or in class to meet food worker training requirements. Suitable for anyone who will handle, prepare or store food in the workplace.

Learn more about this course.


Food Safety Supervisor Course

A course available online or in class to meet legislation in NSW, QLD, VIC and ACT. All food businesses in these states need a qualified Food Safety Supervisor on staff.

Learn more about this course.