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Food Service Worker CertificateONLINE DELIVERY
Loyalist College Certificate

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PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

Developed to upgrade and enhance the knowledge and skills of those employed as Food Service Workers and Dietary Aides, as well as those who wish to seek employment in dietary areas in the healthcare sector.


NOTE: This program has been developed to meet the standards set by the Ministry of Health - Long-Term Care. This certificate is not currently eligible for OSAP funding.


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ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
MINIMUM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

The minimum requirements for admission to any post-secondary program is an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (30 credits) or an Ontario Secondary School Graduation Diploma or the equivalent, with credits at the college or general level, or mature student status as defined.

MATURE APPLICANTS
Applicants who are 19 years of age on the first day of classes in the year of admission, and who do not have an OSSD, are considered as mature applicants. Such applicants must complete the required subjects for admission. If they lack the required subjects, they may be requested to write a diagnostic test.
NOTE: Applicants who are not Canadian citizens or who do not have permanent residence status are not considered under this clause.
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE:

This program is not currently eligible to receive OSAP funding.

To learn more about what other funding opportunities may be available, please visit Loyalist’s Financial Assistance Office by Clicking Here

REQUIRED COURSES:
HLTH 8520Institutional Food Service
HLTH 8524Introduction to Nutrition*
HLTH 8521Sanitation and Safety
HLTH 8522Communication and the Food Service Worker
HLTH 8523Quantity Food Preparation
HLTH 8525Nutrition in Health Care*

*Introduction to Nutrition (HLTH 8524) is a prerequisite for Nutrition in Health Care (HLTH 8525)
Please note:
Courses are listed above in the recommended order of completion
Students must obtain a grade of 50% or higher to pass each course
Students must obtain a G.P.A. of 60% or higher to obtain this certificate
Please refer to Student Handbook for order of program and program requirements
Students have seven years to complete the certificate requirements
Courses may not be available every semester
For more information, contact 613-969-1913 or 1-888-569-2547 ext. 2185, distance@loyalistcollege.com

The following courses are currently available and listed in alpha order below by course code.

HLTH 8525

Nutrition in Health Care

HLTH 8524

Introduction to Nutrition

HLTH 8520

Institutional Food Service

HLTH 8522

Communication and the Food Service Worker

HLTH 8521

Sanitation and Safety

HLTH 8523

Quantity Food Preparation