Effective JANUARY 1, 2022
Food Handler Cards MUST be obtained through the red button below.
Please follow the steps below if you work in the food industry in Jefferson County, WV and wish
to obtain a food handlers card.
This is the only approved site to obtain a food card for Jefferson
County WV. Prior certifications can no longer be used to obtain a food
card from our office. You MUST use the link below.
This will take you to a course set up specifically for Jefferson County, WV. The $30 fee
includes the course, test, and if you pass you will also receive your certificate and two copies of a
2-year Health Department Food Card. Retain one copy for yourself and give the other one to
Certified Food Protection Managers: If you have a current ANSI-accredited Certified Food Protection Manager Certificate you do not need to get a food handler’s card. You must have a copy of your certificate available at your food establishment. Click here for a list of ANSI-accredited CFPM classes.