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Food poisoning affects millions of people each year in the UK, the seriousness of which cannot be underestimated. Good food hygiene is essential to ensure that we are not harmed in any way from the food and drink we consume.
As a food handler you have a legal obligation to ensure that you do not cause harm to anyone through bad practice, ignorance or neglect.
EU Regulation 852/2004 Hygiene for Foodstuffs requires Food Businesses to make sure that any staff who handle food are supervised, instructed and trained in Food Hygiene in a way that is appropriate to the work they do.
This Commodious online training course and certificate meets these training requirements and fully satisfies other training requirements such as FSA, Sector Skills First, and is Local Authority Accepted Training Proof.
The course is for people involved in storing, handling and preparing food in a supervised role such as commis chefs, waiters, snack bars, sandwich outlets, nurseries, pubs and clubs. Anywhere where food is prepared, stored or handled but the person is supervised by someone who has had level 2 training.
Fulfil your obligations / responsibilities with our online Food Safety Level 1 training course. Sign-up Today!
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Successful candidates will receive a Institute of Hospitality Certificate and 1 CPD Credit.
This certificate is accepted by local authorities as proof of training.
There is no expiry date on the certificate as there is no formally recognised requirement for re-training. More information on how often should you do food safety training and renew food hygiene certificates.
All Commodious training courses, systems and services have been registered to the internationally recognised ISO 9001:2015 quality standard. Quality Management Systems Ltd (QMS) made this prestigious award to Commodious in January 2018. This gives assurance that the training and assessment was completed with a quality registered organisation.
This online Food Safety (Level 1) course from Commodious training will help organisations meet their legal obligations and provide candidates with a thorough awareness of the dangers associated with poor food safety and hygiene and the management and control measures required to control the risks.
After completing the course, candidates will:
Understand the importance of good food hygiene;
Understand the legal obligation on all food handlers to ensure food safety;
Have knowledge of the various forms of food contamination;
Be aware of food storage and preservation methods;
Understand the importance of good personal hygiene;
Understand the importance of good housekeeping food preparation and handling areas.
Click the link above for a short 3m 21s video taken from the Food Hygiene Level 1 Certificate Safety Training course showing the summary, modules, resources, sample exercises and example slides from the course
It takes approximately 55 minutes to complete the course in full. This can be spread out over multiple sessions or completed in a single session. There is no time limit for completion.
All candidates must complete a multiple choice assessment after working through the training material. The candidate will be asked 12 multiple choice questions, randomly chosen from a larger question pool, and need to answer a minimum of 9 correctly to pass. Candidates will be given instant feedback after completing the assessment stating whether they have passed or failed. The assessment can be re-taken as many times as is required to pass at no additional cost.
The course comprises 3 interactive modules and a final assessment. Links to recommended reading and additional resources may be provided within the training modules. These links are not mandatory and will not be tested for in the final assessment.
Food Hygiene Level 1 Online Course - System requirements
Our courses are compatible with the latest versions of all modern desktop web browsers, including Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge and Safari. On mobile devices, they are compatible with the latest version of Safari or Google Chrome running on iOS 12/Android 6.0 or later.
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For the best experience, we recommend using Google Chrome version 90 or later. We do not recommend using Internet Explorer to access our courses as this can cause compatibility issues and lead to a poor experience.
After a successful purchase you will be automatically taken to our registration process. Here you create your learner(s) and assign the course(s) to them so that they can start training immediately. If you do not know all the learner details - no problem, you can return later and create the learners when it suits you.
The system automatically creates an admin group of your learners, this means you can access your learner accounts to obtain certificates or schedule reports on the progress of your group, useful for Health & Safety audits or Registration to organisations such as CHAS, SMAS, SafeContractor, ConstructionLine etc or site access when certificates are required.
If this all sounds too complicated feel free to contact us, we are more than happy to enrol you or your colleagues on your behalf.
We know how difficult it can be choosing online training, we have been there ourselves! That is why we are giving free access to all our health and safety training courses (excluding exams) so you can try them out and satisfy yourself with the quality.
We know that when something looks too good to be true, there's often a catch. There are no catches, we simply want to give you a more informed choice. Email us with your requirements and we will set you up.
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