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Food Safety Level 2


Our Food Safety Level 2 online course aims to help anyone who handles, prepares, or serves food.This course outlines the legal responsibilities associated with food handling, offering an insight into what constitutes best practice when controlling food safety hazards, such as controlling temperatures, food storage, food preparation, personal hygiene, and premises cleaning.Don’t hesitate to invest in yourself and book your Food Safety Level 2 online course now!

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 Food Safety Level 2 online courses can be accessed on multiple platforms, including tablets, desktops, or laptops (excluding mobile devices), the only thing you will need is a stable internet connection, it’s that easy!

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

This Food Safety Level 2 online course does not provide a qualification itself but meets the mandatory training requirements for this level of training.

Upon successful completion of your training, you will immediately receive a certificate of completion that can be printed and used as evidence that you have been trained in Food Safety to the appropriate level. Buddy can arrange for an examination for a learner, either from home or attending a classroom, 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 within a catering environment, including but 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 and is ideal for anyone needing to complete refresher training. We also offer Level 1 Food Safety & Hygiene training for beginners to the industry, and Level 3 Food Safety & Hygiene courses, for those in a position of seniority within the industry.


Workplace Training For Multiple Candidates

Are you looking to train multiple employees or candidates at the same time? Contact our team, who can assist with multi-candidate pricing packages available.

Our online courses are suitable for as many candidates as required, but classroom courses have a maximum capacity of up to 12 candidates per session. 

Our Food Safety Level 2 online course is ideal for employees as part of an induction and those 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.


Why Choose Buddy?

When choosing Buddy for Food Safety training, or any workplace training course, you can be assured that you are learning from industry professionals dedicated to providing learners with all the skills, knowledge, and information they need to reach their full potential and pass their course.

We have worked tirelessly to ensure that we only deliver the highest standard training experience for all our learners, including industry-leading courses taught by qualified instructors.

Course Pricing

Buying a course for your whole team?

Looking to train multiple members of staff? We offer multi-learner discount for teams.

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