What is it?

The objective of the RSPH Level 2 Award in Food Safety and Hygiene is to cover the principles of food hygiene for food handlers working in a food environment, as well as 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.

This qualification is regulated by Ofqual/CCEA and Qualification Wales.

This qualification is on The Education and Skills Funding Agency list of qualifications approved for funding.

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

282 centres offering this qualification

All distance

2 Wincanton Road, Romford, Essex, RM3 9DH
Tel: 07940 494080 , Email: [email protected]

89 Malone Road, Belfast, Belfast, BT9 6SP
Tel: 02890 688 961, Email: [email protected]

Unit 14, Palmerston Close, Kibworth Beauchamp, Leicestershire, LE8 0JJ
Tel: 0116 279 6095, Fax: 0116 279 1210 , Email: [email protected]

1a Parker Street, Burnley, Lancashire , BB11 1AU
Tel: 0800 6126784 , Email: [email protected], Website: http://www.the saferfoodgroup.co.uk

88 Viewpoint, Consett Business Park, Consett, Co Durham, Co Durham, DH8 6BN
Tel: 01207 562 931 , Fax: 01207562931 , Email: [email protected]

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RSPH Level 1 Award in Food Hygiene Awareness

87 centre(s) offering this qualification

Ofqual reference number: 601/8307/X