Level 2 Food Hygiene and Barista Training Package

This food hygiene training package has been designed for those working in premises selling coffee or looking for a career in one. The package includes the latest food safety and hygiene standards and guidance, as well as providing information on how to make the perfect cup of coffee. The CPD approved courses include an instant digital certificate with each course, the Level 2 Food Hygiene course is RoSPA Assured.

Level 2 Food Safety & Hygiene for Catering Course
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Package Overview


  • Level 2
  • 3-4 Study Hours
  • Online Study
  • Self-Printed Certificate


  • 3-4 CPD Hours
  • Meets UK / EU Food Handlers Training Requirements
  • RoSPA Assured

Package description

This course is a great way to gain a deeper understanding into the coffee industry whilst becoming compliant with current food hygiene legislation and learning about potential food hygiene hazards. On completion you will receive a RoSPA Assured Level 2 Food Safety and Hygiene certificate and a CPD Approved Barista Training certificate.

This training package offers learners a deeper insight into key areas around the food industry and is essential for anyone working in the café industry.

This course will ensure learners comply with current legislation and have an in-depth knowledge of both the coffee industry and food allergen risks.

This course is perfect for those working or looking to work in a café, bar, restaurant or the hospitality industry.

Level 2 Food Hygiene

Anyone who works in catering or hospitality needs to be aware of the latest food hygiene standards. Knowing how to clean and disinfect equipment, safely store and prepare food, and control common pests will allow you to handle food safely, and ensure that you’re complying with all of the relevant health and safety standards.

This RoSPA Assured Level 2 Food Hygiene course is designed to provide you (or your staff) with the very latest food safety and hygiene training.  

Barista Training

Learn the basics of how to be a Barista with our new and exciting Barista Training Course. This barista training course is intended for anyone thinking about becoming a Barista as a part-time or full-time career choice and may be going on to do face-to-face training. For learners applying to be a Barista in a small, medium or large coffee shop, completing this course this would look great on your CV, and could give you an edge when it comes to the interview.


Learners will be able to download a digital certificate on completion of each course. This can be printed, and we suggest you keep it for your records. 

The certificate awarded on successful completion of the Level 2 Food Safety and Hygiene for Catering course is RoSPA Assured.

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

Course duration

The Level 2 Food Hygiene training will take approximately two to three hours to complete. Because it’s an e-learning course, you can complete this training in convenient stages and spend as long as you like on each section.

The Barista Training will take approximately 30-45 minutes to complete. You can complete this training in convenient stages. The system will record your progress automatically throughout. 

This course is not a formal RQF food safety & hygiene qualification, the levels only indicate the type of course so that businesses can choose whom it is suitable for.

You will learn

  • Understand common food hygiene terminology
  • Understand the impact of foodborne illness
  • Introduction to coffee and equipment
  • Milk processes
  • Coffee processes
  • Pouring processes

Who is it for?

Roles including:

  • Trainee Barista
  • Anyone who works in catering or hospitality
  • Anyone looking for a career as a Barista
  • Anyone who works with our handles food
  • Those working in coffee shops

How the online courses work

  • Find a course

    To begin searching for your online training you can click on the course category section on our website and browse through all of our training categories.

    Alternatively if you already know the title of the training you’re looking for you can use the search bar located in the centre of the homepage and go directly to the course you want.

  • Buy the course

    When buying one of our courses, you will need to enter a valid email address which will be used to create your account with our Learning Management System – Enable – where you will take the training. We will also send your purchase receipt to this email address, and any additional courses purchased in future using the same email address will be added to your system account.

    Once you have purchased a course, you will be able to send this course to other people using your system account with Enable by entering the new learner’s email address so that they may access the training and set up their own system account with our Learning Management System.

    If you are not 100% satisfied with your course then we offer a 30-day, no hassle money-back guarantee. To request a refund, you should email our learner support team with your receipt stating why you would like to be reimbursed. You, or your learners, must not have completed the training in order to make a valid refund claim. Any claim made after the training has been completed will be invalidated.

  • Take the course

    This online course consists of a series of pages in which an instructor will talk learners through the lesson material. Pages may include supporting pictures, graphs, animation or extra sounds to help with the learning where appropriate. Some lessons will include challenges/quizzes to help learners stay engaged and interested in the material. Lessons can be taken in any order and each lesson may be paused and resumed at any stage.

    The course is self-paced so learners decide how fast or slow the training goes. There is no deadline for completion but some of our courses have a test at the end to check that learners have understood the material. If the course has a test at the end then learners are required to achieve a 75% pass mark to successfully complete the course. Once learners have passed the test they are awarded a certificate, which can either be downloaded digitally or sent as a physical copy if this option was chosen when purchasing the course.

  • Your Certificate

    Upon completion of any of our courses, learners will be able to download a digital certificate from Virtual College and will include the accrediting bodies logo where applicable.

    If you have bought the posted certificate option (available on select courses), a high quality, seal embossed, certificate will be sent out at the beginning of the following working week.