Level 2 Awards in Food Safety and HACCP

Level 2 Award in Food Safety (Retail, Catering or Manufacturing)

Food Safety is an important issue in any food business and problems such as food poisoning or contamination can be attributed to lack of training and poor understanding. Food legislation requires that all food handlers undertake training and keep their knowledge up-to-date with a refresher course at least every three years. The Level 2 Award in Food Safety (Retail, Catering or Manufacturing) course is designed to meet the requirements of legislation and practical needs of organisations.

Who Is The Course Aimed At

Anyone involved in handling food, in catering, care, retail and manufacturing.

Course Objectives/Key Benefits

On completion delegates will:

  • Understand the principles of food safety and how they are applied in the workplace
  • Understand hazards and control of food safety risks

Course Content

Level 2 Award in Food Safety (Retail, Catering or Manufacturing)

  • What is food safety?
  • Food safety law
  • Food safety hazards and food borne illness
  • Temperature control and storage
  • Personal hygiene
  • Effective cleaning and disinfection
  • Pests and their control

Training method:

Workshop with assessment.

Course outcome/qualification:

Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Retail, Catering or Manufacturing.

Pre-requisite Knowledge/Qualifications.

None.

Recommended Follow-up Courses.

Level 3 Award in Supervising Food Safety
Level 4 Award in Managing Food Safety
Level 3 Award in Implementing Food Safety Management Procedures
Foundation Certificate in HACCP Principles

LevelLevel 2
LocationColchester
Duration1 day
CampusColchester Institute
Start DateWe can adapt these courses to suit your requirements
PriceAvailable on a company basis only.
Level 2 Award in Principles of HACCP

It is a legal requirement for all businesses to develop food safety through analysing hazards and controlling risks. The Level 2 Award in Principles of HACCP course is designed to assist businesses to develop practical systems that manage food safety.

Who Is The Course Aimed At

This course is designed for technical staff and supervisors in catering and food manufacturing operations. This course is an ideal follow on for someone who already holds a Level 2 Food Safety qualification.

  • Owners
  • Managers
  • Sole Proprietors
  • Supervisors
  • Team Leaders
  • Trainers in Catering, food retailing or food production

Course Objectives/Key Benefits

On completion delegates will understand the principles of a food safety management system based on HACCP.

Course Content

Level 2 Award in Principles of HACCP Course Content

  • Introduction to food hygiene, safety and HACCP
  • Food safety management
  • Pre-requisite controls
  • Development of HACCP procedures
  • HACCP in practice

Training method:

Workshop with assessment –┬áIncludes: Course text book, delegate manual, examination

Examination: 15 question multiple choice examination

Course outcome/qualification:

Level 2 Award in Principles of HACCP

Awarding Body: Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance

Pre-requisite Knowledge/Qualifications.

Level 2 Award in Food Safety.

Recommended Follow-up Courses

  • Intermediate Certificate in Applied HACCP Principles
  • Level 3 Award in HACCP for Food Manufacturing
  • Level 3 Award in Implementing Food Safety Management Procedures.

LevelLevel 2
LocationColchester
Duration1 day
CampusColchester Institute
Start Date We can adapt these courses to suit your requirements.
PriceAvailable on a company basis only.

Disclaimer

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The College reserves the right to update and amend information as and when necessary. Colchester Institute will do its best to provide the courses shown, but may have to modify or withdraw a course depending on customer demand and other factors.

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