Food Handler Card
An individual desiring to work in an establishment as a food handler must obtain a food handler identification card from the health authority within 30 days from the date of the individual's employment. (Huntsville Code of Ordinances Sec. 14-19a)
After completing a food handler course accredited by the State Health Department, a copy of the Certificate of Completion should be brought to the City Service Center located at 448 SH 75 N, Huntsville, TX 77320.
A Picture ID (driver's license, student ID, etc.) must be presented in addition to the Certificate of Completion to validate identification.
A $5 charge will be assessed for the picture ID to be taken.
The City picture ID card will expire 3 years from the date of completion.
Certified Food Manager
Registration of the certificate is not needed for Manager's Certification. If a Manager's Certification is held, Food Handler Certification is not required.