Food Hygiene (Safety) in Catering
Level 2 Award
This Food Safety Level 2 course is for anyone working in catering, food retailing, food processing, care and related food handling areas. The course is also designed for those who wish to gain essential hygiene skills to use in the preparation of food in both workplace and home. As the course is for students who wish to obtain a qualification in Food Safety, all students on this course will be expected to enter for the assessment.
- Type of study
- Examination board
Availability & Details
You must have a minimum of Level 1 in English, however, all applications will be considered on an individual basis.
This course will cover theoretical and practical aspects of food safety. This includes the identification of risk situations and the corrective action required.
- Food Safety Hazards
- Refrigeration and chilling of food
- Principles of safe food storage
- Effective cleaning in a catering establishment
- Food poisoning
- Food borne illnesses
Lectures and discussions with activities and visual presentations.
You will be assessed by completing a short multiple choice exam at the end of the course. You will receive a recognised certificate upon passing which will be valid for 3 years.
This course is FREE if you meet the eligibility requirements or depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible to receive full or part funding for the course. Please do contact us and we will be happy to advise you.
Future Career Opportunities
Upon completion of this course you can progress on to the Food Safety Level 3 course.
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