Food Safety in Catering

Regular price $33.00 USD
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What is Food Safety in Catering?

Food safety training is essential for any food business that aims to create and encourage a food safety culture. It is a legal requirement for staff involved in food handling to be adequately trained and supervised in line with their work activity.

Who is the Food Safety in Catering Course Suitable For?

This online Food Safety in Catering course is suitable for any person engaged in handling food needing more detailed training.

What's Included in the Food Safety in Catering Course?

This highly interactive and engaging online Food Safety in Catering course meets UK / EU Legal requirements and is compatible with the relevant Level 2 syllabuses.

Course Content

Module 1: Introduction to Food Safety
  • Food Safety and why it is important
Module 2: The Law and Food Safety
  • Food business and food handlers
  • Reporting, record keeping and trainings
  • Who enforces food safety law
Module 3: Food Safety Hazards and Risks
  • Hazards and risks
  • Food safety hazards, their sources and effects
  • Understanding bacteria
  • How food safety risks arise
Module 4: Risk Control - Temperature, Preservation and Storage
  • Temperature control
  • Refrigeration, chilling and cold holding
  • Cooking, hot holding and re-heating
  • Food preservation
  • Food storage
Module 5: Risk Control - People, Places and Pests
  • Food handlers and personal hygiene
  • Keeping work areas clean
  • Food premises and equipment
  • Pest control

This e-learning provides awareness education. Face-to-face training, coaching or supervision would be needed in addition in order to complete the all-round skills and knowledge to be able to carry this forward practically in your organisation.

Course Duration

7 hours

Available In

Mixed Media (audio/video elements with subtitles)   

For short courses a completion certificate is available at the end of the course. You can screenshot this or print it out to confirm completion of the training.

For accredited courses a certificate will be sent directly to you from the appropriate awarding body.

All you need to complete our e-learning courses is a computer, tablet or smartphone and an internet connection.

E-learning is flexible, efficient, and cost-effective, meaning you can progress through the modules at your own pace, at your own time to fit the training in around your work and personal life.

Short online courses also help employers to demonstrate that they have fulfilled their legal duties to ensure their personnel have been adequately trained.

Once the courses have been completed, a confirmation of results can be saved or printed as evidence. This can then be kept on record as evidence of suitable training.

You will instantly receive a confirmation email with your order details and your course login details will follow within one business working day.

Please note that course bookings can not be processed over weekends or bank holidays and will be processed the next business working day.

Step 1

Click the 'Buy' or 'Add to cart' button and you will be taken to our payment/booking page where you can choose to pay online now using a debit/credit card or you can pay later by invoice.

Step 2

Once you have paid for your course(s), you will receive an email from our team advising how to begin your training.

Step 3

You will be provided with a username and password which will enable you to access the e-learning portal. Login to start your course, once you have completed and passed the course, you will be able to download and print your certificate straight away.

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