The Arizona Food Code requires the person in charge to demonstrate knowledge of foodborne illness prevention by passing a certification test from a nationally accredited program.*
*There may be deviations between certain counties
Always Food Safe’s Training and Exam is accepted throughout Arizona and will be valid for 3 years.
The Arizona Department of Health define their requirement below:
‘The PERSON IN CHARGE shall demonstrate knowledge in compliance with the FDA Code, by being a Certified Food Protection manager who has shown proficiency of required information through passing a test that is part of an Accredited Program’