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Food Service Worker Diploma Program

The Food Service Worker (FSW) program is designed for individuals who wish to become effective members of a food service team within a health-care organization.  Students receive target training in areas such as safe food handling, food service, sanitation, nutrition and quantity food preparation. The program includes a practicum placement term in a healthcare facility, which provides students with vast hands-on experience that meets current government standards and employer requirements.  Successful graduates find employment in: Hospitals, Long Term Care Institutions, Special Care Homes and Integrated Care Facilities.

Area of Focus

  • Communication & Customer Service
  • Role of a Food Service Employee
  • Sanitation Concepts and Procedures
  • Safe Food Handling Practices
  • Principles of Nutrition
  • Principles of Diet Therapy
  • Menu Planning
  • Food Procurement
  • Quantity Food Preparation

Employment Opportunities

As a graduate of this program, you may find employment in a range of hospitality jobs. Our program prepares you to find job opportunities at public or private sectors as a Food Service Worker

Admissions Requirements

• Grade 12 Diploma (or equivalent) or
• Mature Student Status
• Medical Form Completed by a Doctor
• Police Clearance
• Good Command of the English Language

Program Availability 

  • Mississauga Campus

Career Options

  • Food & Beverage Server
  • Food Service Worker
  • Airline Food Assembler
  • Banquet Server
  • Dietary Aide
  • Hospital Meal Attendant