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Food Hygiene and Safety Level 2 course

About our Food Safety Level 2 course

Our Food Safety Level 2 course is an interactive and engaging online learning experience. Developed by industry experts, it is designed to meet the needs of individuals who work with food or handle food-related activities. The online course is delivered through video-based training modules, making it easy to follow and comprehend the content.

Who needs a Level 2 Food Hygiene certificate?

Anyone who works with food or handles food-related tasks should obtain a Food Hygiene certificate. This includes individuals employed in the catering, hospitality, retail, or manufacturing sectors, as well as those who run their own food businesses. Holding a valid Food Hygiene certificate demonstrates your commitment to maintaining high standards of food safety.

This certified online training is ideal if you are a food handler working in a position such as, but not limited to:

  • Chef / Cook
  • Bartender / Front of House Worker
  • Catering / Kitchen Assistant
  • Teacher
  • Support / Care / Charity Worker
  • Barista
  • Child Minder / Nursery Staff

Furthermore, Level 1 is appropriate for those who do not handle food, Level 3 for managers within catering operations. This Online Food Safety Level 2 course is important to your health and that of your customers. No-one wins if the trainee isn’t concentrating. Shout Out Safety courses are entertaining exactly because we’re serious about Health & Safety training. Learning is more effective when people are engaged.

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Buying for your team?

Our custom team packages allow you to have full access to staff training statistics, as well as the certificates being sent straight to you on completion.

Why should you take this course?

Taking our Food Hygiene and Safety Level 2 course offers numerous benefits. By completing this training, you will:

  • Gain essential knowledge: Understand the key principles of food safety and hygiene, including the causes of bacterial threats, the implications of poor hygiene, and how to prevent cross-contamination.
  • Improve workplace safety: Implement proper cleaning, cooking, and chilling techniques to minimise risks and maintain a safe working environment.
  • Enhance career prospects: Holding a recognised Food hygiene certificate can boost your employability and open doors to a variety of job opportunities within the food industry.
  • Ensure compliance: Stay up-to-date with food safety and hygiene regulations and legal requirements, ensuring your workplace meets the necessary standards.
  • Protect public health: By adhering to proper food hygiene practices, you contribute to safeguarding the health and well-being of consumers.

Is this training mandatory?

While Food Hygiene training is not mandatory in all jurisdictions, it is highly recommended and often required by regulatory authorities. By taking our Food Hygiene and Safety Level 2 training course, you demonstrate your commitment to maintaining high standards of food safety, which can be beneficial for both your career and the reputation of your business.

Who benefits from our Level 2 Food Hygiene course?

Our Level 2 Food Hygiene course benefits a wide range of individuals, including:

  • Employees: Enhance your knowledge and skills in food hygiene and personal hygiene, ensuring you can perform your job safely and effectively.
  • Employers: Demonstrate your commitment to food safety by providing comprehensive training to your staff, reducing the risk of contamination and food-borne illnesses.
  • Entrepreneurs: If you’re planning to start your own food business, our course equips you with the essential knowledge and best practices to ensure compliance with food safety regulations.
  • Job Seekers: Boost your employability and stand out from the competition by holding a recognised food hygiene certificate.

How do our courses work?

Our online courses are designed to provide a flexible and convenient learning experience. Here’s how it works:

  • Access the course: Once you’ve registered and enrolled, you will receive instant access to the Food Hygiene Level 2 course.
  • Learn at your own pace: Progress through the course modules at a speed that suits you. Pause, rewind, and rewatch the videos as often as needed to fully grasp the content.
  • Complete the assessments: Each section includes a bank of questions. Achieve the required pass mark to unlock the next section.
  • Earn your certificate: Upon successful completion of the course, you can immediately download a unique, personalised, and CPD-endorsed certificate. This certificate serves as proof of your food hygiene knowledge and can be shared with your employer or kept for your records.

When will I receive access to my Food Hygiene course?

As soon as you register and enrol in our Food Hygiene and Safety Level 2 course, you will gain immediate access. There are no delays or waiting periods, allowing you to start learning right away.

What is covered in this Level 2 Food Hygiene course?

Our Level 2 Food Hygiene course covers the following essential topics:

  1. Understanding Food Safety: Exploring the principles of food safety and the importance of maintaining high standards in the workplace.
  2. Bacterial Threats: Learning how bacteria multiply and the potential health risks associated with poor hygiene practices.
  3. Cross-Contamination: Understanding how to prevent cross-contamination and the measures you can take to maintain food safety.
  4. Personal Responsibilities: Recognising individual responsibilities in upholding Food Hygiene standards and the role each person plays in ensuring a safe environment.
  5. Cleaning, Cooking, and Chilling: Exploring best practices for cleaning and sanitising, safe cooking temperatures, and proper food storage techniques.

Is the Level 2 Food Hygiene course approved?

Yes, our Food Hygiene and Safety Level 2 course is accredited and endorsed by The CPD Certification Service. This accreditation ensures that the course meets high-quality standards and provides valuable continuing professional development (CPD) for participants.

How long does the Level 2 Food Hygiene course take to complete?

Our Level 2 Food Hygiene course is designed to be completed in less than one hour. The concise and focused video modules allow you to efficiently absorb the necessary knowledge without sacrificing the quality of the training.

How long do Food Hygiene certificates last?

Food hygiene certification does not typically have an expiry date. However, it is recommended to refresh your knowledge periodically to stay up-to-date with the latest industry standards and regulations. Regular refresher courses ensure you maintain the necessary skills and knowledge to uphold food safety practices effectively. We recommend that the course is taken annually by food handlers.

Do I receive a Food Hygiene and Safety catering certificate upon completion?

Absolutely! Upon successfully completing our Food Hygiene and Safety Level 2 course, you will receive a unique and personalised certificate via email. Alternatively, you’ll have access to your certificate from your LMS Dashboard. This certificate is endorsed by The CPD Certification Service, confirming your achievement and demonstrating your commitment to Food Hygiene and safety in the catering industry.

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Why train with us?

When you choose to train with Shout Out Safety, you benefit from:

  • Expertise and Quality: Our courses are developed by industry professionals with extensive knowledge and experience in food hygiene and safety.
  • Interactive Learning: Engage with our video-based modules, quizzes, and assessments to enhance your understanding and retention of the material.
  • Flexibility and Convenience: Access the food safety training course at any time and from anywhere, allowing you to learn at your own pace.
  • CPD Accreditation: Our courses are CPD-accredited, ensuring you receive recognized professional development.
  • Immediate Certification: Upon completion, instantly download your personalized and endorsed certificate, providing you with tangible proof of your accomplishment.

Looking to train your team?

If you’re looking to train your team in food hygiene and safety, we offer flexible solutions to meet your organization’s needs. Our safety and hygiene courses can be tailored to accommodate large groups, and we can provide customized packages that suit your specific requirements. Contact us today to discuss your team training needs and find out how we can support your organization in achieving the highest food safety standards.

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