Level 2 Award for Food Safety in Catering.
Learners gaining this qualification will know that food safety is the responsibility of everyone involved in the storage, preparation, cooking service and handling of food. Its topics are regarded by the Foods Standards Agency as being important to maintaining good practice in the production of safe food. This course can be delivered at your place of business or a venue of your choosing for groups of up to 12 delegates
Who is this qualification for?
The Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering (RQF) is a qualification aimed at caterers and other food handlers. The qualification is intended for learners already working in catering and those who are preparing to work in the industry.
Where and When?
The course can be delivered at your venue on a date suitable to your needs. We could source a suitable venue on your behalf and run several open courses at our own venues.
This qualification is assessed by a multiple-choice examination.
The course includes the following topic areas:
How individuals can take personal responsibility for food safety in the workplace, including safe procedures, handling and reporting of incidents and your legal responsibilities.
The importance of food handlers keeping themselves clean and hygienic, including personal and general hygiene, reducing the risk of contamination and appropriate food handling practices.
The importance of keeping work areas clean and hygienic, including the safe use of appropriate chemicals, cleaning and storage methods.
Identifying the importance of keeping food products safe, including identifying and analysing threats from all types of hazards found in the workplace and kitchen including microbiological and physical, temperature control, storage and preparation.
We will also discuss any specific individual organisational requirements around bespoke outdoor cooking policy and Risk Assessments.
There are two ways of delivery for this course:
Part 1 (£24.99 pp)
This is approx 3 hours prior learning by means of e-learning modules. These can be completed at any time prior to attendance on the next part of the course. This is a standalone but unregulated Food Safety certificate in itself. See our standard Level 2 Food Safety courses for details on converting this to a Regulated Qualification.
There are no restrictions on the amount of delegates for Part 1.
Part 2 (£30 pp)
This is a 1 hour tutor led course recapping on the e-learning and successful completion of a multichoice exam results in a Highfield Regulated (RQF) Level 2 Food Safety in catering qualification.
In order to run an in house course, we would need a minimum of 6 learners, and a maximum of 12.
The tutor led course involves a 6 hour direct delivery by a tutor during which all the points at part 1 and 2 above are covered followed by the multi choice exam.
There needs to be a minimum of 6 delegates and a maximum of 12 in order for a closed course to be run and the price per delegate is £60.00.
Please contact us for details of our next open course.
East of England Training prides itself in delivering a true outdoor training experience. The course is fully interactive with minimal use of presentation aids and where possible is delivered completely outdoors in your outdoor environment (Extreme wet weather program can be introduced).