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Food hygiene training courses

The law requires all food handlers to be supervised, instructed and/or trained in food hygiene. Blackpool Council offer the Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering.

The course

The Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering is a qualification aimed at caterers and other food handlers.

The qualification is intended for learners already working in catering and those who are preparing to work in the industry. 

The course covers :

  • Introduction to food safety
  • Food poisoning and bacteria
  • High risk foods 
  • Contamination and preventing illness
  • Temperature control
  • Delivery and storage
  • Cleaning and disinfection
  • Food pests
  • Premises and equipment
  • Food safety law and HACC

The course costs £50 which includes the examination fee.

All fees must be paid in full before attending the course.


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