Food Hygiene Resources and Advice
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The 60 Second Chef and Virtual College
Introducing The 60 Second Chef
Do you want to learn how to make delicious food that helps you get the most out of life, but don’t have the time or not sure where to begin?
Patrick Drake, head chef at HelloFresh, has created a range of fun videos teaching basic cooking skills in just 60 seconds. Known as ‘The 60 Second Chef’, Patrick will help you to be confident in the kitchen. Fast.
Test your food hygiene knowledge with our free food hygiene quiz
Do you know what happens to bacteria when food is frozen? What about the date marks required by food law in the UK?
See if you have the food hygiene knowledge to take on our beardy quizmaster and beat the ultimate food hygiene quiz.Take the Quiz
Free e-cards - Great for sharing!
These food hygiene e-cards are great for sharing by email or social media.
The cards in this downloadable pack include tips on pest control measures, reliable waste management and appropriate staff training.Download e-Cards
How to Recognise Symptoms of Food Allergies in Adults
Food allergies can range from the mild to the life threatening. Read our guide to learn how to spot the most common symptoms here.
How Long Are Food Hygiene Certificates Valid For?
Not sure whether you need to take or retake a food hygiene course? Read more about food hygiene legislation and when you should be training.
Frequently asked questions about food hygiene training
As one of the leading providers of online food hygiene and safety training, we often get asked questions about food hygiene and food safety legislation.
To help you with some of these commonly asked questions about food hygiene, we have put together an FAQ section to help you find the answers you need regarding training or food law.Visit our FAQ section
How is a Food Hygiene Rating Worked Out and What Do the Different Ratings Mean?
Ever wondered what food hygiene ratings really mean? Read our article to find out what it takes to earn a ‘Very Good’ score.
Top Tips to Boost Your CV in the Catering Industry
Looking to further your career in the catering industry, or looking for a way in? Check out our top tips for boosting your CV and make your CV stand out from the crowd.
Food Hygiene in Schools
Millions of children all over the UK eat lunch or breakfast prepared by school caterers for their enjoyment and nourishment. Here, we look at what the law expects of schools when it comes to food safety, how schools and caterers meet these expectations, and what this means in practice.
Good Food Allergen Information is Good for Business
Food handlers have a legal responsibility to serve safe food. Thats why providing good allergen information is vital if you want your customers to trust the food that you serve.
This information has been shared in partnership with the Food Standards Agency. Click below to download this infographic.DOWNLOAD INFOGRAPHIC
Level 1 Food Safety and Hygiene Course
This Level 1 Food Safety and Hygiene course is a great way to introduce beginners to food safety. This may include cooking at home, work experience in a food environment, or self-development for those who have an interest in food handling.
Level 2 Food Safety and Hygiene for Catering Course
This Level 2 Food Safety & Hygiene course allows every catering business, regardless of size, to provide all staff with first class training at a fraction of the cost and disruption of classroom based training.