Food Safety (Level 2) – CIEH Foundation Certificate

Food Safety (Level 2) – CIEH Foundation Certificate – Overview

The CIEH Foundation Certificate in Food Safety is designed for anyone working in a food business. It complements the guidelines issued by the Food Standards Agency (FSA). Upon completion of this course, you will be able to prepare and cook food that is safe for consumption.

This course reinforces the importance of food safety and will give you an understanding of how to identify and control food safety hazards in your own workplace.

The course:

  • Offers the minimum standards for the food safety industry
  • Builds on the Introductory (Level 1) Certificate in Food Safety
  • Recognises good practice as a food handler
  • Gives confidence to consumers

Course details below or download course outline.

Who should attend?
  • Food handlers preparing or cooking food for consumers
  • Anyone wishing to refresh previously learned skills and knowledge
Course format

A one-day programme, for up to 12 people, with a short multiple-choice test, the successful completion of which qualifies participants for the CIEH Level 2 Award, Foundation Certificate in Food Safety.

Expert trainer

Frances is a highly qualified (MA, BSc, FRSPH, Chartered Fellow CIPD, MCIEH, Post Grad Law Cert) independent consultant and trainer in the health and safety field with a postgraduate certificate in law. Formerly a training manager in a large London hospital, and with a background before that in catering management, Frances is also a registered CIEH and RSPH trainer, a qualified Food Inspector and Mentor and Affiliate of the Institute of Fire Engineers. She also has experience as a senior lecturer at a London college.

She has extensive practical management experience and is a very popular trainer generally but particularly in the hospitality and commercial sectors as well as with local and central government departments. With over 20 years’ training experience in a diverse cross-section of organisations and holding various management and consultancy roles in global industries, Frances has a wide range of experience to draw upon.

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