The Golden Gate Restaurant Association is excited to partner with StateFoodSafety to offer our members discounted online training programs.

StateFoodSafety develops and publishes technology-enhanced food safety certification and training programs that provide superior value to regulatory, restaurant, and hospitality communities. StateFoodSafety’s goal is to be the most credible, current, and customer-centric food safety education company in America.

Current GGRA member can access discounted trainings via our custom online training portal at 

Please note trainings and exams are all done virtually with a . There in no in person exam/proctoring component. 

How Online Proctoring Works at StateFoodSafety:

Taking the Exam Online with a Remote Proctor

Online proctoring is a great option to take your Food Protection Manager Certification Exam from the comfort of your own home or office.

In order to participate in online proctoring, you must:

  • Have a webcam and microphone attached to your computer
  • Have a private room to take the exam in
  • Have a current, Government-issued ID

For more information, watch the StateFoodSafety online proctoring requirements video or download the StateFoodSafety Exam Procedures PDF.

System Requirements:

  • Windows Vista or higher for PC users
  • Mac OS X 10.5 or Higher for Mac users
  • Internet download speed of .768Mbps or higher
  • Internet upload speed of .384Mbps or higher
  • RAM of 1024MB or higher
  • Chromebooks, phones, and tablets are currently not compatible with online proctoring

Use this Equipment Test to see if all needed requirements are met.

Note: You’ll be able to schedule the exam after purchase. If you miss your scheduled appointment time, you will be asked to pay the proctor fee again in order to reschedule.