It is a legal requirement that all catering professionals who handle food must have an excellent understanding of food hygiene and safety regulations, to ensure full compliance in their role. In the Food Hygiene and Safety for Catering course, you will be trained in all areas of food safety for the catering industry. It covers key topics such as temperature control, HACCP systems, cleaning procedures and personal hygiene.
This comprehensive training course will deepen your understanding of best practice procedures in the catering sector, through case studies and instructor-led guidance, in compliance with the Food Safety Act 1990. It will teach you how to maintain a high standard of service, with guidance on storing, preserving, delivering and preparing food.
Furthermore, you will learn about bacteria prevention and foodborne diseases, as well as food poisoning symptoms, types and treatment. This course is ideal for those who are new to the catering sector and wish to learn fundamental codes of practice when handling food.
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Certificate of Achievement
Endorsed Certificate of Achievement from the Quality Licence Scheme
After successfully completing the course, learners will be able to order an endorsed certificate as proof of their new achievement. Endorsed certificates can be ordered and get delivered to your home by post for only £69. There is an additional £10 postage charge for international students.
CPD Certification from One Education
After successfully completing the MCQ assessment of this course, you will qualify for the CPD Certificate from One Education, as proof of your continued professional development. Certification is available in PDF format, at the cost of £9, or a hard copy can be sent to you via post, at the cost of £15.
This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example, progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.
Method of Assessment
To assess your learning, you have to participate in an automated multiple-choice question exam. You have to score at least 60% to pass the exam and to qualify for Quality Licence Scheme endorsed and CPD accredited certificates. After passing the exam, you will be able to apply for a certificate.
In addition, to enhance the depth of your knowledge regarding the course and further assess your learning, you are advised to complete the assignment questions provided at the end of the course, which you can complete anytime you wish. After submitting the assignment, our expert tutor will assess your assignment and will give you feedback on your performance.
Who is This Course for?
This food & hygiene course applies to the following:
- All professional food handlers
- Anyone looking to start a career in the catering sector
- Restaurant, cafe and hotel owners
- Anyone who wants to gain a deeper understanding of food safety & hygiene
This Food Hygiene Level 2 Course will equip learners with a range of skills required to handle, prepare and serve food. It is ideal for those in the following professions:
- Waiting staff
- Kitchen Manager
- Catering Assistant
- Food Production Assistant
Frequently asked questions
What exactly is an ‘endorsed’ course?
An endorsed course signifies quality content and premium material in a course for the non-regulated market which has been reviewed and approved by an independent quality inspector.
Does this course have any endorsements? Do I get any endorsed certificate after completion of the course?
This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. After successfully completing the course, you will be able to order an endorsed certificate as proof of their new achievement. With a 60% passing score you will be eligible for Quality Licence Scheme endorsed certificates.
Do I get any accredited qualifications after completing this course?
This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. One Education will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example, progression routes into further and/or higher education.
Do your certificates expire?
No, our certificates do not come with any expiration date.
Do I need to pay for the certification?
Yes, certification is available in PDF format, at the cost of £9, or a hard copy can be sent to you via post, at the cost of £15.
Do I need to pay for the exams?
No, there are no extra fees and hidden costs for the exam.
How to order a QLS certificate?
Endorsed certificates can be ordered and get delivered to your home by post for only £69. There is an additional £10 postage charge for international students
What is the method of teaching?
The course is fully online. You can study this course at your own pace. You will be taught through a combination of
- Audio-visual Presentation
- Online study materials
How can I further assess my learning and get full tutor support?
Full tutor support is available only on weekdays ( Monday – Friday). You are advised to complete the assignment questions provided at the end of the course, our expert tutor will assess your assignment and will give you feedback on your performance.
How can I gift this course to my beloved one?
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Can I purchase this course in bulk?
Yes, you can. To purchase courses in bulk, add the desired number of courses in the cart and then proceed to the payment option. We also have special discounts for Business Customers.
How long can I access this course ?
All of our courses can be accessed for 1 Year. After one year you have to buy this course again if you wish to continue.
What happens if I fail the exam?
if you fail, you can always retake the exam for £3.99 — as many times as you want.
Is this course UK based?
Yes, UK based. It covers English, Scottish law and also EU legislation.
Is this recognised by food standards agencies in the UK?
This course meets UK & EU legal requirements and is designed according to RSPH and CIEH level 3 syllabus. This course is also approved by the Environmental health officer and the Local Authority.
Will I be able to serve food in a childcare centre after completing this Food Hygiene and Safety course?
Yes. The learner can serve food completing the course.
|Food Hygiene and Safety for Catering|
|Introduction to Food Safety and the Law||00:35:00|
|Bacteria and Microbiological Hazards||00:29:00|
|Physical, Chemical and Allergenic Hazards||00:25:00|
|Food Poisoning and Control Measures||00:24:00|
|Food Spoilage and Food Storage||00:38:00|
|HACCP and Food Premises Part 01||00:38:00|
|HACCP and Food Premises Part-02||00:28:00|
|Reopening and Adapting Your Food Business During COVID-19||00:16:00|
|Mock Exam – Level 2 Food Hygiene and Safety for Catering||00:20:00|
|Final Exam – Level 2 Food Hygiene and Safety for Catering||00:20:00|
|Assignment – Level 2 Food Hygiene and Safety for Catering||5 days, 6 hours|
|Workbook – Level 2 Food Hygiene and Safety for Catering||1 week|
|Order Your Certificate|
|Order Your Certificate QLS||00:00:00|
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