Food Safety in Catering (7150)

Last Updated: 07 May 2019
The Award in Food Safety in Catering can help you meet the minimum requirements laid down by the EU (European Union) to work within a food environment.
The Food Safety in Catering qualifications are suitable for anybody, whether in a supervisory position or those working directly with food.
Available to deliver in the following:
  • England
  • Wales
  • Scotland
  • Northern Ireland

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General Information

What Is Involved In Studying This Course?

You already work in a job - probably in a role where you work under supervision, or looking to obtain a role within the catering field. You want to increase your food safety andand take on more responsibility.

You'll cover things like:

  • food safety legislation
  • personal hygiene
  • keeping work areas clean and tidy
  • identifying and resolving food safety issues.
  • catering practices
What Careers Can This Lead To?

These qualifications can help you progress in a number of jobs and sectors including:

  • Bar person/manager
  • Catering/restaurant manager
  • Chef
  • Fast food service assistant.

If you want to study further after completing this qualification you might be interested in:

  • NVQs in Hospitality (7131) (7132)
  • Diplomas in Professional Cookery (7100)
  • Certificate / Diploma in Professional Food and Beverage Service (7103).
What Is Involved With Delivering This Course?

To deliver these qualifications you will need qualified assessors - you can train internal members of staff or recruit specially.

Anyone can take this qualification., but you will need suitable facilities to carry out the required training to enable learners to achieve industry standards.

To find all the resource requirements, download the qualification handbook from the centre documents section.

Level 2

This level will suit you if you already work in a job where food safety is important - probably in a role where you are supervised. You want to increase your food safety knowledge and take on more responsibility.

Award in Food Safety in Catering

You will complete one core unit to achieve this qualification:

  • Food Safety in Catering

For full details, download the qualification handbook from the centre documents section.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

The Award in Food Safety in Catering can help you progress in a number of jobs and sectors including:

  • Bar person/manager
  • Catering/restaurant manager
  • Chef
  • Fast food service assistant
  • Food & Beverage Service

If you want to study further after completing this qualification you might be interested in:

  • NVQs in Hospitality and Catering (7131) (7132)
  • Diplomas in Professional Cookery (7100)
  • Certificate / Diploma in Professional Food and Beverage Service (7103).
Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering (7150-92)
Last Registration Date: 31 Dec 2022

Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering

  • Accreditation No: 500/5186/6 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 1 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 9 - 9 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable The total time for the qualification
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/12/2024 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Additional information for centres

Smart Screen

SMARTSCREEN IS AVAILABLE FOR THIS QUALIFICATION

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Interested in delivering this qualification?

Find out more about how to become an approved City & Guilds centre or fill out our online customer application form