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Learn how to store, prepare and serve food in a safe manner in this short food safety course.
Whether you’re working in a restaurant or catering at a large city hospital, it’s vital that you understand how to reduce food hazards and handle food properly.
Whether you work in food preparation, handling or serving; it is essential that you understand the principles of basic food safety and hygiene. This Food Safety and Hygiene Essentials course breaks down the key components to food hazards, food poisoning, food contamination, personal hygiene and food preparation and storage, via a short and accessible course. After completing this course, learners will have a basic understanding of the essential principles to food safety and hygiene.
The course complies with Food Hygiene Regulations 2006, and will help you or your staff to gain a basic level of food safety and hygiene understanding.
You will automatically get a course certificate on course completion – with your name, the CPD hours, the date and learning objectives.
It is essential that anyone coming into contact with food has a basic level of food safety and hygiene understanding, in order to protect themselves, and others they work with or care for.
For example, those who work in:
Looking for a more detailed and comprehensive course around food safety? Check out our Food Safety and Hygiene Level 2 course.
Once you’ve completed this course, you’ll have a knowledge of:
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