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Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering

Course Code Start Date End Date Wks Day Time Venue Fees
19-23yrs
Fees
24yrs +
16PSCD1016/1E 06/03/2017 06/03/2017 1 M 09:00 - 17:00 Macclesfield College £80.00 Fee Code: N £80.00Fee Code: N
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Course Information

Overview
The CIEH Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering will benefit anyone working in an environment where food is prepared, cooked and served. This qualification will ensure compliance with environmental health and food legislation.

Who is it for?
The course is suitable for anyone who requires a qualification in food safety.

Outcome
You will gain improved skills and knowledge in ensuring effective food safety. This qualification will ensure compliance with environmental health and food legislation requirements.

Entry Requirements
There are no entry requirements for the course.

Content
The course consists of ten units:
• Introduction to food safety
• Legislation and employee responsibilities
• Food safety hazards and control measures
• Personal hygiene and food handling
• Temperature control: Refrigeration and chilling
• Cooking, hot holding and re-heating
• Taking temperatures
• Principles of safe food storage
• Food premises and equipment
• Cleaning and disinfection

Assessment
Candidates are assessed by undertaking a mulitple choice exam consisting of 30 questions. The examination paper is available in a number of languages.

Awarding Body
Chartered Institute of Environmental Health

Follow up courses/Progression
Level 3 Award in Food Safety in Catering

Career Opportunities
This will enable learners to undertake food preparation and handling duties within a catering enrvironment. This qualification may enble you work in any environment where food safety is essential e.g food service, food manufacturer and care environments.

Additional Information
Please note that non-attendance of this course will result in a loss of your course fee. We plan to run all courses, however the final decision to run a course depends on numbers. Please see our refund policy for more information.



Course information code: 0756