Food Safety Supervisor (non-NSW)

State law in Victoria, Queensland, SA, NSW and the ACT states there must be one certified Food Safety Supervisor in all food businesses that prepare or handle food.

This Food Safety Supervisor course meets the requirements of the Food Safety Supervisor legislation for all food industries:

  • Retail & hospitality (eg: cafes, restaurants, grocers)
  • Transport & distribution (eg: warehouses, distributors)
  • Health & community (eg: hospitals, community facilities with food)
  • Food processing (manufacturers)

The Australian Institute of Food Safety delivers high quality, interactive online courses that you can complete within a few hours.

This course is only recognised in Victoria, Queensland, SA and the ACT. If you are working in NSW, see the Food Safety Supervisor (NSW) course – it includes the necessary NSW Food Authority certificate.

Australian Institute of Food Safety (Registered Training Organisation) Pty Ltd (RTO 41127)

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Price: $199.95 AUD

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Australian Institute of Food Safety
Career Opportunities

This course qualifies you to work as a Food Safety Supervisor in a range of industries.


Nationally recognised - meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.
Recognised in VIC, QLD, SA & ACT.





Course length
3 - 4 hours
Study mode



Study from anywhere, when it suits you best and graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.


Study part of the course online. Combine your online learning with classes or practical sessions on-campus at a college or university.


Attend classes on-campus at a university, TAFE or college and interact face-to-face with teachers and fellow students.

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Australian Institute of Food Safety

The Australian Institute of Food Safety makes it easy for food businesses and individuals to meet their legal requirements by delivering high quality, nationally accredited food safety training.

The Institute’s Food Safety Supervisor and Food Handler’s Certificate courses can be completed online in a few hours.

Australian Institute of Food Safety (Registered Training Organisation) Pty Ltd (RTO 41127)


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Practical requirement
To satisfy the Supervisor Report component of the course, you'll need an observer to confirm you have performed certain tasks in an appropriate work space such as a commercial kitchen.

What you'll learn

  • Learn to handle, prepare, cook and store food safely.
  • Gain an understanding of food safety laws in Australia and at a national, state and local level.
  • Develop an in-depth understanding about food poisoning, what causes it and the dangers involved.
  • Learn cleaning and sanitising techniques, pest control and waste disposal.
  • Understand the requirements of a Food Safety Plan.

Course structure

Upon completion of the Food Safety Supervisor course, you will need to choose the industry you specialise in.

Food Safety Supervisor (Retail & Hospitality)

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  • Receive access to the course by email
  • Support is available as you study

Price: $199.95 AUD