What is it?

The objective of the Level 2 Award in Food Safety and Hygiene is to cover the principles of food hygiene for food handlers working in either a catering or retail environment. It is a valuable free standing qualification that is also suitable for learners and employees engaged in other food based vocational training and employment.

Who is it for?

The purpose of this qualification is for learners, aged from 14 upwards to obtain a knowledge and understanding of: the importance of food hygiene, associated food safety hazards, good hygiene practice and controls based upon an awareness of food safety management systems.

These topics are regarded by the Food Standards Agency as being important to understanding and maintaining good practice in the handling, processing and preparation of safe food.

How do I apply?

For learners: see below for your nearest centre. Centres are listed alphabetically - to find the centre nearest to you, please use the location finder.

For current centres: if you are interested in delivering this qualification, please visit the Centre Area and register your interest. 

How do I become an RSPH-approved centre?
If you’re planning to deliver one of our qualifications, you will need to become a RSPH registered centre.

To become an approved centre and to gain qualification approval, please visit our Become a centre page.

Centres offering this qualification

364 centres offering this qualification

All distance

62-64 High Street, Lurgan, BT66 8BB
Tel: 028 3834 7000 , Fax: 028 3834 9646 , Email: stephanie.haughian@wadetraining.co.uk

2 Wincanton Road, Romford, Essex, RM3 9DH
Tel: 07940 494080 , Email: foodhygiene1st@gmail.com

Unit 14, Palmerston Close, Kibworth Beauchamp, Leicestershire, LE8 0JJ
Tel: 0116 279 6095, Fax: 0116 279 1210 , Email: chris@double7training.com

88 Viewpoint, Consett Business Park, Consett, Co Durham, DH8 6BN
Tel: 01207 562 931 , Fax: 01207562931 , Email: info@victoriaphillipsltd.co.uk

Stapleton Farm, Langtree, TORRINGTON, Devon, EX38 8NP
Tel: 0180 5601 414 , Fax: 0180 5601 620 , Email: rosstoddard@gmail.com

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