Highfield Level 2 Award in Food Safety

Highfield Level 2 Award in Food Safety

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Highfield Level 2 Award in Food Safety

The Level 2 Award in Food Safety Course is a one-day course designed for those who work in a food handling capacity. Food safety legislation requires that all food handlers receive appropriate training in food hygiene, in line with their work activities so they can handle food safely. The level 2 in food safety covers topics that are regarded by the Food Standards Agency as important for maintaining good practice.

Who is the Highfield Level 2 Award in Food Safety Course for?

  • Staff who work with food, or want to work with food
  • Anyone with an interest in basic food hygiene
  • People undertaking this qualification must be 14 years of age, or above

What is in the Highfield Level 2 Award in Food Safety Course syllabus?

  • An introduction to food safety
  • Microbiological hazards
  • Contamination hazards and controls
  • Food Poisoning and its control
  • Personal hygiene
  • Design of premises and equipment
  • Cleaning and disinfection
  • Food pests and control
  • Food safety management from purchase to service
  • Food safety law and enforcement

How long does it take to complete the Highfield Level 2 Award in Food Safety Course?

  • This course is normally completed in one day

What will be included in my Highfield Level 2 Award in Food Safety Course?

  • Training to national standards
  • Manual for each learner
  • Exam fees
  • Certificates on successfully completing the course and assessments for each person

How is the Highfield Level 2 Award in Food Safety Course Assessed?

  • Multiple choice examination:
    • 45 minutes
    • 20 questions
    • Pass mark is 60%

How is the Highfield Level 2 Award in Food Safety Course certificated, or Accredited?

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  • This course is an OFQUAL accredited qualification through Highfield Qualifications
  • Qualification Number 603/2033/3
  • On successfully completing the assessment all learners receive an A4 certificate from Highfield Qualifications

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What routes for progression are there after my Highfield Level 2 Award in Food Safety Course?

Booking an onsite course:

To enquire about an onsite course for your staff, please either call our head office, 01473 551911, or one of our local offices, or fill in the enquiry form below

Public Highfield Level 2 Award in Food Safety Courses near me:

10th July 2018 | Hadleigh, Suffolk | £79 + vat per person | Book Now