THE LEVEL 1 FOOD SAFETY AND HYGIENE FOR CATERING COURSE
The Level 1 Food Safety and Hygiene for Catering course provides the required level of training for those working in catering businesses dealing with low risk foods or working in Non Food Handling roles.
The course provides comprehensive training on safe food handling techniques which ensure that staff do not pose a risk to themselves or others due to poor food safety practices.
Food Handlers in roles which involve preparing or handling high risk foods should take a Level 2 Food Safety and Hygiene course. This course is available on our dedicated site Food Safety UK.
Visiting Environmental Health Officers (EHO’s) generally require Food Handlers to take a Level 2 Course in order to comply with the training requirements of the current Food Safety Act.
The estimated duration of this course is 2 hours. Learners may log in and out of the system. Course progress is automatically saved.
Learners have 90 days access to the course materials from the date of registration. Learners receive individual login details and can access the course using any device, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Course access ceases immediately following a successful final exam submission.
WHO REQUIRES THIS COURSE.
The Level 1 Food Safety and Hygiene for Catering course provides essential training to staff who.
- handle low-risk food.
- have no previous food handling experience.
- work front of house, such as cashiers or reception staff.
- work back of house such as kitchen cleaners or dishwashers.
This course can also be used as a valuable part of a school, college or other educational programme.
Consists of 4 core units, concluded by a final exam:
UNIT 1 – FOOD SAFETY AN INTRODUCTION
UNIT 2 – PERSONAL HYGIENE
UNIT 3 – CLEANING
UNIT 4 – CONTAMINATION
On the completion of the Level 1 course learners will:
- have a basic understanding of food safety and hygiene.
- understand the laws and regulations business must comply to for food hygiene.
- understand the symptoms associated with poor food hygiene practices.
- understand the importance of cleaning and waste management procedures for food safety.
- know how to identify food safety hazards and control the risks they pose.
HOW IT WORKS.
Click the BUY NOW button at the bottom of this page or the ADD TO CART button above to begin. We accept Individual or Multiple user registrations. Furthermore managers can purchase as an individual and then convert to a group at a later stage.
We offer multiple learner enrolment discounts, which are applied straightaway to your purchase.
For details on multiple learner course purchases click here
You may begin training straightaway. Following payment you will receive 90 days access to the course materials. You will be logged into your course straightaway, and login details will instantly be sent to your email address.
Course access is 24/7. Indeed you may contact us by email 24 hours a day. The system will save your course progress automatically, therefore allowing you to leave and return to the course whenever you wish.
THE FINAL TEST.
The online final exam has a pass mark of 80%. It consists of 30 multiple choice questions. The final exam can be accessed straightaway after all of the course units have been completed. It does not have a time limit. Course units cannot be accessed during the final exam. As a result the integrity of the exam is maintained.
In the event of a fail, free resits are available. Learners may return to the course and review the content before resitting the exam.
The final certificate is instantly sent to your email address in PDF format, following a successful exam submission. Thereupon your course access will cease immediately. You will receive an on-screen message confirming your result.
In the case of multiple learner enrolments, Group Leaders will instantly receive a copy of their learners certificate. Therefore providing an instant record of learner achievement.
On successful completion of the course a high quality CPD Certified certificate will be sent to you immediately, by email. This can be used to provide evidence of your achievement for compliance and audit.
The certificate confirms that the course you have taken is recognised by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
Our certificates have unique certificate numbers which can be verified.