Exam information is sent to your email within 24 hours after the initial purchase. The email is titled “Authorization to Test” and from “PearsonVUEConfirmation@pearson.com” (i.e. check junk and spam folder).  Exam proctoring is done by appointment only and instructions are provided via email. Select the exam type purchased and view information (check email). 

Food Safety Manager Certification Exam: 

ServSafe Manager Testing Center Access
National Registry of Food Safety Professionals (NRFSP) Certification Testing

Exams have 90 ServSafe or 85 NRFSP multiple choice questions. A passing score is a minimum of 75%. Exam has a 2-hour time limit. Many examinees complete the exam in 60 minutes or less. Immediate exam pass or fail results. Downloadable certificate (PDF) available within 24-48 hours.


You will receive a receipt of purchase with card ending in 9780 from ServiceCenter@restaurant.org (ServSafe). Disregard the receipt as this charge was already captured in the original purchase. Simply put – you are not being charged any additional cost. View example below:



home.PearsonVue.com – To schedule the exam, first create a Pearson Vue account.

ServSafe.com – username: email, password: food1234