It is possibel to take the ServSafe exam online or in person, according to ServSafe.com. ServSafe offers a search tool on its website to find local classes that help people prepare for the exam, based on the course desired, language delivery, city, state and ZIP, along with other parameters.
To take an exam online via ServSafe.com, visit the website, click the Students tab, click on Exam Activities, and then click Take Online Exam, explains ServSafe. Log in to your ServSafe account, or create an account with the system, and follow the prompts to pay for the exam. Take the exam, and then check your exam score online. If an employer requires a printed certificate certifying your passing score, print one by visiting Exam Activities and clicking on Print Your Certificate.