Millions of people fall ill every year and many die as a result of eating unsafe food. Most of these illnesses are attributed to contaminated food or water. Proper food preparation can prevent most food borne diseases. This short, auto-marked programme will give you the knowledge you need to understand those health issues surrounding food safety and how to prevent unwanted illnesses. A great addition to your CV to show your
commitment to health and fitness, this programme is also beneficial for general knowledge. Completed online with auto-marked assessments, this programme can be completed in your own time.

  • Place of study: Learn from home
  • Type of course: Online distance learning course with no exams
  • Course duration: An average of 2-3 hours.
  • Full customer service support will be provided throughout the course.

Within this Food Safety Awareness training, learners will cover the following:

Section 1: Food safety awareness
In this section, your learners will discover the importance of maintaining good personal hygiene and food hygiene; the risks to health associated with food preparation, such as food poisoning; the purpose and importance of a cleaning schedule, the principles of food contamination; and the importance of time and temperature when preparing food.

For more information visit theĀ skills network website.