Founded in 1997 as a food manager certification program by leading food industry experts, NRFSP was developed with the goal of being curriculum independent, industry independent and focused on providing an application oriented examination with questions representing real life experiences. RFSP's programs have expanded over the years since their original Food Safety Manager program to include the Food Safety Manager Certification (domestic and international), HACCP Manager Certification and Food Handler Training Certificate - accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI).