Our qualified team of trainers offer the Chartered institute of Environmental Health accredited qualification in Food Safety.

The course is open to anyone wishing to pursue a qualification in food safety and we have a portfolio of courses currently being offered within East Anglia.

We can provide in-house bespoke courses subject to minimum numbers and would be happy to discuss your requirements. Courses arranged for your convenience, subject to minimum numbers.

For more information please call 01473 584618

Alternatively, if you have access to CPD, you can view and book our scheduled courses online.

Food Safety Training

We run food safety training in Food Hygiene and Hazard Analysis (food safety management). It is a legal requirement that any of our members of staff who handle food are properly trained.

Our Chartered Institute of Environmental Health qualifications are highly regarded by schools and businesses throughout East Anglia. Choosing a CIEH qualification is an ideal first step for an employee to excel in their job. CIEH food safety qualifications are accredited by Ofqual.

We all expect that any food we buy, whether fresh ingredients, groceries, snacks or meals, will be safe and wholesome.

Everyone involved in food production, whether it be on of the catering or teaching staff, has a moral and legal duty to know the principles and practices of food safety.

CIEH Level 1 Award in Induction into Safety in Food Premises

The new CIEH Level 1 awards in food safety are run as half-day courses, suitable for a variety of candidates, including new empolyees with minimal or no prior food safety knowledge, employees handling low-risk or wrapped food or those who work front of house, such as waiting or check out staff, as well as back of house as kitchen porters or warehouse staff.
3 Hour Course including assessment.

Course Cost: £40 per candidate inclusive of course workbook, certificate, refreshments and VAT.

CIEH Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Cartering

This programme introduces the first principles of food safety in all food businesses. The programme can be run in a one-day 6 hour course or split over 2 days of 3 hours according to your business requirements.

This course is appropriate for teachers, teaching assistants and technicians using food in Primary, Special and Secondary Schools. It is also appropriate for all food handlers in the catering industry.

  • Introduction to Food safety
  • Microbiological Hazards
  • Food Poisoning and its control
  • Contamination Hazards and Controls
  • HACCP for Purchase to Service
  • Spoilage and Preservation
  • Food Handlers and Personal Hygiene
  • Food Premises and Equipment
  • Food Pests and Control
  • Cleaning and Disinfection
  • Food Safety Law and Enforcement

6 hour course including assessment at a cost of £70.00 per candidate inclusive of course workbook, certificate, refreshments and VAT.

CIEH Level 2 Award in Food Safety (Refresher)

A work-shop style refresher course, updating previous level 2 food safety candidates on changes in legislation and refreshment of previous knowledge and confidence on the subject of food safety. Proof of certification of previous level 2 food safety must be brought along to the course.

  • Getting Started
  • The importance of keeping clean and hygienic
  • Short DVD "Clean as you go"
  • The importance of keeping work areas clean and hygienic
  • The importance of keeping products safe
  • Short DVD "Binary Fission/Danger Zone"
  • My responsibility for food safety

3 Hour Couse including assessment.
Course Cost £40.00 per candidate inclusive of course workbook, certificate, refreshments and vat.

CIEH Level 3 Award in Supervising Food Safety in Catering

Changes in legislation effective from January 2006 have placed greater onus and accountability on anyone in the food business with supervisory responsibility. It is therefore vital they are equipped with both the knowledge and confidence to do their job effectively.

Supervisory management
Temperature control (chilling, cooking)
Contamination control
Applying and monitoring good hygiene practices
Implementing good food safety procedures
Contributing to the safety training of others

Designed for: Managers and Supervisors in medium and large manufacturing or catering businesses

Course duration: 3 day programmer
Assessment method: Multiple-choice examination
QCA Accredited: Yes

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