Food Safety in Classrooms Training for Schools and Academies

Food Safety in Classrooms Training for Schools and Academies

Safe and hygienic handling, preparing and storing food in the classroom setting is essential to reduce the risk of pupils becoming sick from foodborne illnesses.

As such it is important that teachers and educators who facilitate the procurement and production of food within the classroom, undertake training to safeguard against illness.

Our Food Safety course is designed specifically for staff who prepare food with pupils in the classroom setting. Please note this course is not designed for school catering staff who should undertake our Level 2 Food Safety and Hygiene course

What is covered in this course?

  • The key benefits of using a HACCP based approach
  • Hazard Analysis
  • Physical contamination
  • Chemical contamination
  • Contamination and growth of pathogenic microorganisms
  • Contamination with allergens
  • Control of Pathogenic Microorganisms
  • Critical Control Points (CCPs)
  • Corrective Actions
  • Monitoring

This course is applicable to the following educational settings:

Primary Schools, Primary Academies, Secondary Schools, Secondary Academies, Private Nurseries, Maintained Nurseries, Public Schools, Free Schools, Pupil Referral Units, and SEND Schools.

This product is aimed at teachers and educators who facilitate the procurement and production of food within an educational setting. It is not a food hygiene training course and is not applicable to school canteens and other registered food businesses located on the educational site.

The Admin dashboard

Our system requires no complicated setup. From the Admin Dashboard simply copy and send an invitation email to your staff with the login details for your school or academy. Once your staff commence training, all progress, results and CPD certificates are presented in the Admin Dashboard as evidence of training.

The Training site

Staff complete a course via any PC, Mac, Smartphone or Tablet. Each course is made up of an engaging multimedia presentation created using 3D animation, comprehensive course notes and a fully tracked multiple-choice assessment. On completion, staff can view and print their CPD accredited certificate.

All courses are kept up-to-date with any changes in legislation or policy ensuring practice in your school or academy is compliant with current requirements.

Time to complete course

Approximately 1 hour

Course Video duration

38 minutes

CPD points

  • Provides a training audit trail to evidence compliance with statutory requirements on inspection
  • Stores CPD certificates for future access
  • Fully CPD accredited

Includes access to selected Safeguarding Webinars.

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Pricing and how to buy

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