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Food Safety Online Courses

food safety online courses

Without food safety training, consumers would have no confidence in the products they purchase. Furthermore, lack of food safety could cause illnesses and, consequently, can even be fatal. By providing food safety training to employees in the food industry, they can be confident in their ability to keep food safe. As a result, customers can have peace of mind that their food is safe to eat. One of the easiest ways for an organisation to remain compliant with food safety laws is to use food safety online courses.

The benefits of food safety online courses

The correct training is essential for staff who prepare, package, distribute and handle food. In fact, the legislation requires staff to have appropriate training or monitoring should they be involved in any food-related activities at work.

Food safety online courses allow your team members to access the training they need at a time that suits them. As a result, e-learning allows staff to learn at their own pace. This, therefore, also allows your business to train staff flexibly and consequently minimise the impact to your organisation.

What food safety online courses are available?

Catersafe Consultants offer a range of food safety courses to cover all requirements across the industry. We have specific food safety training for different food organisations including catering, manufacturing and retail.

With Catersafe Consultants, your team can also obtain the necessary levels in food safety training. Therefore, you can show your commitment to legislation and the Food Safety Act. Throughout the food chain, you can receive specific knowledge and awareness to keep food safe. Furthermore, you can ensure you observe the strict food hygiene principles.

Level one food safety courses provide a good general understanding and overview. For more detail, level two offers in-depth knowledge. Level two food safety online courses are ideal for those who work in a setting where there is food preparation, cooking and handling on a regular basis.

Find your perfect food safety online courses

Tell us your business requirements, and we will be able to suggest the best food safety courses for your needs. Call us now on 01233 822 201 for free, friendly advice.

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Food Safety Training Ashford, Kent

Food Safety Training Ashford, Kent

For any worker that handles food, Regulation (EC) No. 852/2004 applies. This is a legal requirement to make sure that food handlers have training or supervision when relating to food hygiene matters. To lower the risk of potential food hygiene hazards occurring, training is essential. At CaterSafe, we offer food safety training Ashford, Kent as well as across the county.

What food safety training does my business need?

The Food Regulations 2006 recommend training for food businesses. However, there is no requirement for specific training or a particular course. This means that your business can tailor the courses that you need to suit all members of your team.

Firstly, your food preparation team are likely to require in-depth knowledge to make sure that food is safe for consumption. A course that covers personal and premises hygiene is vital. Further understanding of pest control, food contamination and allergens are also helpful. These can help to reduce the risk of foodborne illness and allergic reactions.

For those who work in the front of house sector, who sell food but do not prepare any, we offer a food safety for retail. This course includes the practical measures that staff can implement in their daily work. All of which can help to minimise the severity of potential hazards. This course covers aspects such as waste management and how to safely hand food.

Food manufacturers also need adequate food safety training. CaterSafe offers a Level One Award in Food Safety for Manufacturing. This food safety training Ashford, Kent is delivered onsite or offsite to suit your needs. The course is suitable for those in low and high-risk food production.

Book your food safety training Ashford, Kent

Based in Ashford, Kent, we can provide training courses to business in Kent and across the UK. We offer courses in your business as well as handy e-learning online training, for your staff to take at their leisure. Get in touch to discuss your training requirements with our team and find the perfect course by calling 01233 822201.

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Food Safety Courses Kent

food safety courses Kent

If your organisation is in the food industry, then there are many requirements you have to follow. Food hygiene is critical, and all food businesses have a responsibility to make sure that food is safe for consumption. Your Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point plan (HACCP) will highlight your responsibilities for food safety. One area in the HACCP plan may be adequate training. At CaterSafe, we offer a range of food safety courses Kent to keep your food business safe and compliant.

Our food safety courses Kent

One of the easiest ways for employee learning is through e-learning. E-learning can be accessed anywhere at any time for complete convenience. CaterSafe offer a variety of detailed e-learning courses such as;

Level 1 Food Safety – This is the ideal induction course for new employees entering your food business. It covers the basic principles of hygiene, risks and hazards in a food setting. For those with no prior knowledge, this course is essential.

Food Allergen Awareness – In the UK, legislation controls 14 major allergens. This course is essential for a greater understanding of food ingredients, allergies and intolerances. As well as the detailed theory, the course also covers practical steps that your business can adopt today.

Level 2 Food Safety in Retail –  Food safety is not just essential in manufacturing and catering environments. There are many potential food hazards where food is sold, whether in shops, restaurants, hospitals or school. Consequently, this detailed course ensures thorough knowledge of the potential dangers in a retail setting.

Discover food safety courses Kent

As well as offering e-learning courses, CaterSafe also provides on and off-site courses with professional trainers. We can, therefore, tailor courses to fit your precise food safety needs. Our courses cover food safety in a variety of settings including, catering, logistics and retail. To find out which course is best for your needs, contact the CaterSafe training team on 01233 822 201.