Who is this course for?

Are you looking to complete a food safety course online?

Do you want the knowledge to understand the key aspects of food safety?

Do you want to increase your awareness of the risks and health issues relating to food safety?

Do you want or need a CPD certified food hygiene qualification?


This course is for people and professionals who are wanting to gain a CPD certified food hygiene qualification. You will learn about hygiene, food poisoning, food safety, illness, contamination and protective clothing and equipment required when preparing food. 



  • Online.
  • Study anywhere and at your own pace.
  • Enrol at any time.

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Course Details

This course covers the legal elements of food safety preparation and the procedures that can be used to demonstrate good practice when preparing food, to ensure high levels of food safety are achieved. You will learn about the principles of food contamination and prevention techniques, the symptoms of food poisoning, the restrictions for handling food after an illness, and the importance of time and temperature when preparing food.



This course is purely online. You will learn from the comfort of your own home, in your own time and at your own pace. By enrolling on this course you will get access to award-winning learning and assessment materials. 


Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements, but you will need to provide evidence that you have been a resident of the UK/EU for the past three years. You would also need a good level of English in order to understand the course materials and complete the course. 


Equipment Needed

As you would be studying from home you would need an internet connection and access to a computer, tablet or smartphone. 


How will progress be monitored and assessed?

Your learning is completed online through our online learning platform. All assessments are completed on that platform and you receive immediate feedback as they are marked online, automatically. 



Successful completion of this course will provide you with a CPD certified Food Hygiene qualification that you can add to your CV.


After completing this course, could I progress onto another course?

At the end of this course you will be able to enrol on further SAFL or college courses. See our full course offer here. 


Costs and Fees?

There are no fees charged to you for a limited time only.

Enrol on the course before January 2021 to be eligible. 

Costs will be payable after this point.