Level 1 Food Safety in Catering

This Level 1 Food Safety course and certification is a simple, affordable way to ensure that you or your staff have the qualification needed for compliance in Catering.

Food Safety is incredibly important to any business which involves catering, as poor food hygiene leads to the ill health of customers, which could result in serious human, as well as business, consequences.

The Level 1 Award in Food Safety certificate is especially valuable to anyone looking to find a job in catering, or for professional caterers and businesses with a food service element, as it is a mandatory qualification in this sector.

Course Contents

This food hygiene e-learning course includes:

  • Why Food Safety is important
  • An introduction to food safety and hygiene
  • Personal Hygiene
  • Food Safety Hazards and Contamination
  • Hygienic Premises and Equipment

The training lasts for approximately 1 to 2 hours, making it one of the quickest ways to achieve your Level 1 in Food Safety certificate.

Assessment and Certification

This course is assessed with a 15 question multiple choice test with a pass-mark of 75%.

By passing this test you will receive an Accredited Certificate to show the validity of your training.

The course is accredited by the internationally recognised awarding body City & Guilds. It is the first step for working towards a Level 2 Food Safety qualification if that is also needed.

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This online training course is in the categories of: City & Guilds Courses, Compliance, Food Hygiene, Health and Safety, Health and Safety Courses, Virtual College Courses