Food Handler Card

Test Schedule

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday: 8:30am to  3:30pm
Tuesday: 9:30am - 3:30pm
The testing process takes 45 minutes to 1 hour.

Online Testing 

Food Worker card education and testing is available online. Allow at least 45 minutes to watch a video and take the exam. Multiple languages are available including English, Spanish, and Korean.

The test costs $10, payable online with a credit card. A 4% convenience fee will apply to credit purchases transacted at the Yakima Health District.

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If you are interested in studying before the test, please visit the Washington State Department of Health website to download study guides in various languages.

Lost Cards

If you have lost your Food Worker card, come to our office to get a new card. If your card is on record and has not expired, you will be issued a new card. There is an $10 fee for replacement cards. This card will have the same expiration date as the original card.

On-Site Food Handler Cards

Classes are available on-site for your group or facility. The cost is $10 per person and the class must have 20 or more people in order to be scheduled. The class can be taught weekdays, weeknights, and weekends, depending on scheduling availability and is available in English and Spanish.

If you are interested in scheduling a class, please call 509-249-6508 or email the YHD Help Desk