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ServSafe Study Guides and Resources

A ServSafe study guide is a great way to prepare for you exam. You can use the additional resources in the table below.

Study GuideQuick facts and information to help you prepare for your exam.CPP
Food Handler Flashcards40 flashcards to help you study for the food handler exam.Quizlet
Manager Flashcards35 flashcards to help you study for the manager exam.Quizlet

ServSafe Practice Test Benefits

There are many benefits of using a ServSafe practice test. Studying for your ServSafe test using sample questions is one of the most effective study practices you can use.

The advantages of using practice questions includes:

  • Understanding the Test Format – Every standardized test has its own unique format. As you take practice ServSafe tests you will become comfortable with the format of the actual exam. Once the test day arrives you will have no surprises!
  • Concentrating Your Studies – As you take more and more sample tests you begin to get a feel for the topics that you know well and the areas that you are weak on. Many students waste a lot of valuable study time by reviewing material that they are good at (often because it is easier or makes them feel better). The most effective way to study is to concentrate on the areas that you need help on.
  • Increasing Your Speed – Some of the ServSafe exams are timed. Preparing for the exam while in a timed environment will really help you when it comes to taking the actual test.

Benefits of Using a ServSafe Practice Test

ServSafe Exam Overview

You will find that there are a couple of different kinds of exams given. We will review each ServSafe test and what you can expect below.

ServSafe Food Handler Certification

The Food Handler program is designed to teach food safety to non-management food service employees.

The training covers all areas of food safety, including: basic food safety, personal hygiene, cross-contamination and allergens, time and temperature, and cleaning and sanitation.

Some food service employees may be asked to take an optional job specific section as directed by their manager.

The ServSafe Food Handler test is an untimed 40 question test. To receive your certificate, you must score higher than 75%, which is answer 30 or more questions correctly.

Use the food handlers test questions and answers above to ensure you answer 30 or more questions correctly.

Number of QuestionsPassing ScoreTime Limit
4075%No Time Limit

ServSafe Manager Certification

The food safety program for managers is designed to provide food safety training to food service managers.

Upon completion of the course, and passing of an exam, students will receive a ServSafe food protection manager certification, which is accredited by the ANSI-Conference for Food Protection (CFP).

The training incorporates the latest FDA food code as well as essential food safety best practices.

The ServSafe manager training covers the following concepts:

  • Food Safety Regulations
  • The Importance of Food Safety
  • Time and Temperature Control
  • Good Personal Hygiene
  • Safe Food Preparation
  • Preventing Cross-Contamination
  • Cleaning and Sanitizing
  • HACCP (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points)
  • Receiving and Storing Food
  • Methods of Thawing, Cooking, Cooling and Reheating Food

The ServSafe manager exam is given in a proctored environment and has 90 multiple choice questions.

You are required to score 75% or better on the exam to receive certification. There is a 2-hour time limit on the exam.

Take our free ServSafe practice test above to make sure you are ready for this certification exam.

Number of QuestionsPassing ScoreTime Limit
9075%2 Hours

ServSafe Alcohol Training Certification

The alcohol training program is intended to help alcohol service providers (e.g., bartenders, servers, hosts, etc.) to safely handle situations they may encounter when serving alcohol.

The ServSafe alcohol program provides training on the following topics: alcohol laws and responsibilities, intoxication levels, age identification, and dealing with difficult situations.

There are two exams available:

  1. Primary ServSafe Alcohol
  2. Advanced ServSafe Alcohol

The Primary ServSafe Alcohol exam covers the basic aspects of alcohol service. The Primary exam is an untimed 40 question exam that requires a 75% passing score.

Number of QuestionsPassing ScoreTime Limit
4075%No Time Limit

The Advanced Alcohol exam covers more advanced topics across a broader area of alcohol service. The Advanced exam is an untimed 60 question exam that requires an 80% passing score.

Number of QuestionsPassing ScoreTime Limit
6080%No Time Limit

ServSafe Allergens Certification

The allergens certification is a recent addition that deals with how to handle allergies in the workplace.

If you want any additional information on any of these exams, you can visit the official website.

Frequently Asked Questions

One of the best way to prepare for the ServSafe exam is by taking free practice exams. Our free ServSafe practice exams cover all subjects that will be tested on the ServSafe exam.

Our free practice tests also include answer explanations to help students learn as much material as possible.

There are a couple of different ServSafe exams. The different exams include – ServSafe Food Handler, ServSafe Manager, ServSafe Alcohol, and ServSafe Allergens.

As with any standardized test, the more you prepare, the better you will do. Use our free ServSafe practice tests to help you get the best score possible on the ServSafe exam.

It depends which certification you are taking. Each certification exam covers different topics and concepts. You can take our ServSafe practice tests listed above to focus only on the topics you need to study.

Gianni Evangelisti
Gianni has been working in the test prep industry for 6+ years. Gianni has created test prep materials across multiple different exam categories.