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Food Safety in Catering Level 2 Award

Programme Type: Commercial Short Course
Availability: All areas
Food Safety

Is it for me?

This qualification demonstrates compliance with food safety law within licensed premises. A ‘must have’ for anyone involved in food preparation and food service.
Essential Information
Start Date
Any time
Entry Requirements
No formal entry requirements
Course Length
1 day or 9 guided learning hours
Qualifications Achievable
  • Level 2 Award in Food Safety
£60 plus VAT
Awarding Body


This programme is designed for anyone working in a catering setting where food is prepared, cooked or handled. Safety training is a key ingredient in preparing and preserving essential skills in the workplace. Food safety competence is fundamental in enabling employees to deliver high quality food to customers safely. You will study for this qualification online, through HTP’s virtual learning environment. Once you have received your login details you will work through the modules at your own pace and at times to suit you. You will also receive the official BIIAB course handbook which you can use for reference at any time. You will be assigned a tutor who will monitor your progress and who will be able to answer any questions you may have.
What will I learn on this course?
  • The importance of Food Hygiene
  • Food Contamination
  • Bacteria and Biological Hazards
  • Reducing the risk of Illness
  • Time and Temperature Controls
  • Food Storage and Preservation
  • Personal Hygiene
  • Pest control
  • Cleaning and Disinfection
  • Premises and Equipment
  • Food Safety Management
How is the qualification assessed?

Once you have completed the training you will need to book your exam with us. These take place at either our Old Grammar School Campus in Newport or at our Lakeside Campus in Portsmouth.

You will need to provide Photo ID on the day of your exam.

How do I get started?

Complete the enquiry form on the website, call us on 01983 533926 or email [email protected]

What support will I get?

Your tutor will be on hand to answer any questions you may have while you are undertaking the training and to help prepare you for the exam.

More questions about the course?

No problem, just get in touch and we will get all the information you need.

What can I do after this course?

HTP offers a range of hospitality and catering qualifications to support your career progression
Contact us now and get enrolled

Newport Old Grammar School Campus: 01983 533926

Newport Riverbank Campus: 01983 824930

Portsmouth Campus: 02392 374752