Level 2 Food Safety & Hygiene

Accredited CPD Online Course | Certificate in Food Safety & Hygiene by Highfield Learning | Multiple Choice Quiz Based Exam | Self-Paced

£30.00 incl. VAT

Learner details

Time required

4-6 Hours


Our Level 2 Food Safety & Hygiene course aims to help anyone who handles, prepares or serves food. It outlines the legal responsibilities associated with food handling and offers an insight into what constitutes best practice when controlling food safety hazards, controlling temperatures, food storage, food preparation, personal hygiene and premises cleaning.

Course content

The training modules included in this course cover the key syllabus for a Level 2 Food Safety qualification. The course will typically take 4 to 6 hours to complete however as this food safety training is online, learners can complete each module at a time and pace to suit them.

Course Modules

  • Introduction to food safety
  • Microbiological hazards
  • Food poisoning and its control
  • Contamination hazards and controls
  • HACCP from delivery to service
  • Personal hygiene
  • Food premises and equipment
  • Food pests and control
  • Cleaning and disinfection
  • Food safety enforcement

What you need to know

Our online courses can be accessed on multiple platforms including tablets, desktop or laptops (excluding mobile devices). All you need is an internet connection.

Please note: Once purchased, you will receive log in details in a separate email from your order confirmation which can take up to 48 hours to receive.

This online course does not provide a qualification itself but does meet mandatory training requirements for this level of learning.

You will receive a certificate immediately on completion of the course. This certificate may be printed and used as evidence that you have been trained in Food Safety to the appropriate level. Fizz Training can arrange for an examination for a learner, either from home or attending a classroom course, please get in touch for more details.

Who is the course suitable for?

Regardless of the job role or industry, having an understanding of Food Safety is imperative to keeping your customers safe.

This course is ideal for those who work in a catering environment. This may include but is not limited to: restaurants, cafes, hotels, bars, fast-food outlets, takeaways, mobile food trucks, kitchens, hospitals, hotels, maritime hospitality, schools and colleges.

There are no prerequisites to study this course however a basic understanding of the principles of Food Safety may be beneficial. Fizz Training Academy also offer Level 1 Food Safety & Hygiene online course to offer a basic foundation if required.

This course is ideal for employees as part of an induction, and for those who are looking at taking a Food Safety online test to demonstrate learning. The course can also be used as part of the on-programme element of the new apprenticeship standards, supporting the knowledge, skills and behaviours apprentices need to effectively integrate into the workplace.