Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering

By law, businesses are required to ensure that employees involved in food handling are properly trained in food safety practices.

This 1 day Ofqual regulated Food Safety in Catering course covers the essential principles of food safety and is suitable for anyone working in the catering industry that prepares, cooks or handles food.

Covering vital safety processes and best practice for food handling and hygiene, this course ensures that delegates leave with the important skills needed to protect themselves, their businesses and customers.

1 Day

Ofqual Regulated

Recomme­nded every 3 years

What does this course cover?

  • The importance of food safety
    Food safety legislation and legal responsibilities
    Types of contamination
    Food poisoning and other illnesses
    An introduction to Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP)
    Personal hygiene
    Work flow, work surfaces and equipment
    Cleaning and disinfection
    Waste disposal
    Pest control
    Stock control procedures
  • Safe food handling practices, including:
  • Time and temperature control
    Cooking and reheating
    Chilling and cooling
  • ○ Freezing and thawing
    Hot holding
    Displaying food
    Core temperatures
    Food preservation
  • Storage

Why Choose First on Scene?

All of our food safety courses are delivered by professionals that have years of industry experience, meaning that our training is of the highest standard.  

Our trainers draw on their experience to make courses fun, engaging and, most importantly, memorable. 

 This ensures that learners leave with the confidence and vital skills needed to perform their roles safely and effectively. 

Book a Course Today

To book a course today or to discuss your requirements, simply call our team on 03303 112 199.

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