Level 2 Food Safety Course

The Level 2 Award in food safety course is accredited through Highfield and is an ideal course for all staff who handle open food in any food industry.

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Level 2 Food Safety Course

Accredited through Highfield Qualifications, this Level 2 Food Safety Course designed for food handlers has the option to focus on the Catering, Manufacturing, Retail or Maritime sectors.

Qualification Name:
Highfield Level 2 Award in Food Safety
Who is this course for?
The Level 2 Food Safety course is an ideal course for all staff who handle open food.
Delivery Options:
In House Training
Public Course
Online Learning

Level 2 Food Safety Course

The Level 2 food safety course can be applied across multiple sectors including catering, retail, manufacturing and marine.  It is MCA approved so is suitable for super-yachts, cruise liners and ferry personnel. This course aims to provide key information to food handlers to ensure that they know the correct methods and principles of food handling, understand their legal requirement and keep the consumer safe.

Level 2 Food Safety Course Contents

  • Introduction to food safety
  • Microbiological hazards
  • Contamination and controls
  • Temperature controls
  • Pests
  • Cleaning and disinfection procedures
  • Personal hygiene
  • Legislation
  • Food Safety Management systems (HACCP)

Highfield currently provides around 70% of all regulated food safety qualifications and we’re extremely proud to be a Highfield-approved centre and offer industry-recognised qualifications that will enhance learners’ career prospects.  This course is accredited by Highfield and regulated by OFQUAL

Level 2 Food Safety (Catering) factsheet

Level 2 Food Safety (Manufacturing) factsheet

Level 2 Food Safety (Retail) factsheet 

Level 2 Food Safety at Sea factsheet and sample Qs

What next after Level 2 Food Safety?

After completing Level 2 Food Safety, the Level 3 Food Safety course provides more in-depth knowledge on the legal requirements surrounding food safety, and helps team leaders and supervisors to manage best practices within their teams.

Also you may wish to consider the Level 2 award in Food Allergen Awareness and the Level 3 award in Food Allergen Management.

Available Course Formats

  • In House Training
  • Public Course
  • Online Learning
Overview: A 1-day course delivered in your premises for up to 20 delegates.
Location: At your premises.
Dates: You choose a date that suit you.
Pricing: Price is dependent on class size and the location of the training. Please contact us for a quote.
What's included: 1 days training, course book, exam registration and Highfield accredited certification on successfully passing the exam.
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Overview: A 1-day open course with availability for up to 12 students.
Location: Wessex House Business Centre, Upper Market Street, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO50 9FD.
Next date: Monday 25th November 2019
Pricing: £75 + VAT (£90) per person
Book before the 14th October 2019 to take advantage of the Early Bird booking offer of £67.50 + VAT (£81) per person
Forthcoming date: Monday 30th March 2020
Pricing: £75 + VAT (£90) per person
Book before the 17th February 2020 to take advantage of the Early Bird booking offer of £67.50 + VAT (£81) per person
Forthcoming date: Tuesday 30th June 2020
Pricing: £75 + VAT (£90) per person
Book before the 19th May 2020 to take advantage of the Early Bird booking offer of £67.50 + VAT (£81) per person
Forthcoming date: Monday 21st September 2020
Pricing: £75 + VAT (£90) per person
Book before the 10th August 2020 to take advantage of the Early Bird booking offer of £67.50 + VAT (£81) per person
What's Included: 1 days training, course book, exam registration and Highfield accredited certification on successfully passing the exam. Lunch and refreshments.
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Overview: An online course for you to take at your own pace.
Location: Wherever you have internet access, such as at home or at work
Dates: At a time and date to suit you, you have one year from registration to complete the course
Pricing: £40 (excl VAT) per person.
Discounts available for more than 5 learners enrolled for the same course
What's included: Registration and access to the Highfield E-learning course for one year. A downloadable e-learning certificate on completion.
For those needing to achieve the full Level 2 Highfield qualification, there is an option to sit the formal exam. Please contact us for more details.
Enquire about this course
Overview:
A 1-day course delivered in your premises for up to 20 delegates.
Location:
At your premises.
Dates:
You choose a date that suit you.
Pricing:
Price is dependent on class size and the location of the training. Please contact us for a quote.
What's included:
1 days training, course book, exam registration and Highfield accredited certification on successfully passing the exam.
Overview:
A 1-day open course with availability for up to 12 students.
Location:
Wessex House Business Centre, Upper Market Street, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO50 9FD.
Next date:
Monday 25th November 2019
Pricing:
£75 + VAT (£90) per person
Book before the 14th October 2019 to take advantage of the Early Bird booking offer of £67.50 + VAT (£81) per person
Forthcoming date:
Monday 30th March 2020
Pricing:
£75 + VAT (£90) per person
Book before the 17th February 2020 to take advantage of the Early Bird booking offer of £67.50 + VAT (£81) per person
Forthcoming date:
Tuesday 30th June 2020
Pricing:
£75 + VAT (£90) per person
Book before the 19th May 2020 to take advantage of the Early Bird booking offer of £67.50 + VAT (£81) per person
Forthcoming date:
Monday 21st September 2020
Pricing:
£75 + VAT (£90) per person
Book before the 10th August 2020 to take advantage of the Early Bird booking offer of £67.50 + VAT (£81) per person
What's Included:
1 days training, course book, exam registration and Highfield accredited certification on successfully passing the exam. Lunch and refreshments.
Overview:
An online course for you to take at your own pace.
Location:
Wherever you have internet access, such as at home or at work
Dates:
At a time and date to suit you, you have one year from registration to complete the course
Pricing:
£40 (excl VAT) per person.
Discounts available for more than 5 learners enrolled for the same course
What's included:
Registration and access to the Highfield E-learning course for one year. A downloadable e-learning certificate on completion.
For those needing to achieve the full Level 2 Highfield qualification, there is an option to sit the formal exam. Please contact us for more details.

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FB-AVAK have used GH Training Solutions several times in the past year, and have always found the courses to be interesting and informative. Ghislaine has a way of making courses fun, even when the subject matter (Health & Safety) can occasionally be a bit dry.

I would highly recommend GH Training Solutions for any business looking for staff training.

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Phillip Harben

FB-AVAK have used GH Training Solutions several times in the past year, and have always found the courses to be interesting and informative. Ghislaine has a way of making courses fun, even when the subject matter (Health & Safety) can occasionally be a bit dry.
At Southern Co-op, we have worked with Ghislaine (GH Training Solutions) for several years and have continued to be impressed by her professionalism. Ghislaine communicates well, from the initial joining instructions right through to the course results, which have always been excellent. Our colleagues talk favourably about Ghislaine's teaching methods and how much they enjoy her courses which take place in a pleasant, relaxed environment.

Linda Masterman
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Southern Coop

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Linda Masterman
Academy Training Manager
Southern Coop

At Southern Co-op, we have worked with Ghislaine (GH Training Solutions) for several years and have continued to be impressed by her professionalism. Ghislaine communicates well, from the initial joining instructions right through to the course results, which have always been excellent. Our colleagues talk favourably about Ghislaine's teaching methods and how much they enjoy her courses which take place in a pleasant, relaxed environment.
As an experienced trainer myself, I recognise and recommend the quality of Ghislaine's training and style of delivery, particularly the way she met the individual needs of everyone on the course and made sure that we were fully engaged and able to share our own knowledge in a supportive and positive environment.

Rod Carver - Level 3 Food Safety Attendee

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2019-02-01T12:23:29+00:00

Rod Carver - Level 3 Food Safety Attendee

As an experienced trainer myself, I recognise and recommend the quality of Ghislaine's training and style of delivery, particularly the way she met the individual needs of everyone on the course and made sure that we were fully engaged and able to share our own knowledge in a supportive and positive environment.
Your passion for the subject and knowledge you imparted to my team will no doubt make a huge difference as they go about passing this on to our franchisees and their team members in our stores. My team spoke very highly of their time with you and I can see the confidence boost your course has given them in this critical area of expertise

Laura Carter

GH Training Solutions
5.0.0
2018-07-02T14:55:54+00:00

Laura Carter

Your passion for the subject and knowledge you imparted to my team will no doubt make a huge difference as they go about passing this on to our franchisees and their team members in our stores. My team spoke very highly of their time with you and I can see the confidence boost your course has given them in this critical area of expertise
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