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Food Safety Manager Certification Examination (FSMCE)

To take the food safety exam please choose from one of the options below.

  1. Trainer Locator: National Registry makes available a network of trainers and Test Administrators/Proctors. Search for a location near you. The paper & pencil examination is available in the following languages: English, Spanish, Korean, modern and traditional Chinese, and Japanese.
  2. Take a Proctored Online Examination with an approved NRFSP Test Administrator/Proctor on any computer (not all Test Administrators/Proctors have this approval). Examinations available in English and Spanish.
  3. Choose a convenient, remotely-proctored kiosk located near you through Innovative Exams. Find a kiosk and schedule your examination around your schedule! Watch a video about the Innovative Exams process.

Before you take your examination, prepare with this online refresher course. This interactive course covers the eight areas that make up the Food Safety Manager Certification Examination.

You can also call Customer Service at 1-800-446-0257 for assistance.

Review the Examination Content Outline.