Resource Library

The Canadian Institute of Food Safety (CIFS) is committed to reducing food-borne illness in Canada through education, promotion and advocacy for better food safety. Our Resource Library is a collection of food safety resources including guides, posters, fact sheets, templates, videos, news and more.

Member Resources

CIFS Members have access to our entire Resource Library. Students who register for the CIFS Food Handler Certification Course receive a complimentary CIFS Membership. Membership can also be purchased on its own. Click here to learn more.


Easily implement and follow food safety best practices with our step-by-step guides.

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Keep food safety front-and-centre with printable posters and colourful infographics.

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Use our collection of checklists, schedules, sign-off sheets and forms to help prevent food safety mistakes.

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Fact Sheets

Have a handy reference for staff to review food safety laws, food preparation guidelines and more.

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Food Recalls

Stay aware of any food products that have been deemed unsafe to consume.

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Stay Up-To-Date

We encourage you to explore the collection and check back often to stay informed about important food safety news, such as product recalls and changes to food safety laws and regulations. You can also follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn for the latest in food safety news and related topics.

Food Safety Blog

Looking for info on a specific food safety trend or topic? Our blog articles cover a wide range of food safety topics.

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Food Safety News

Our news section can help you keep up-to-date on the latest in food safety trends, topics and insights.

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