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Summer of Food Safety

Virtual College’s ‘Safe Summer Food’ campaign aims to provide helpful resources and advice to minimise the incidence of food poisoning, which can have serious, and sometimes even deadly, consequences.

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National Cupcake Week 2017

National Cupcake Week 2017 is being held between 18-24 September. To mark this celebration of all things sweet and miniature, Virtual College has created a range of free resources for budding bakers and cupcake fans everywhere.

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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.

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Food hygiene posters

Food allergens poster

14 main food allergens poster

14 main food allergens to be aware of when preparing food.

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Food Allergy Symptoms

Food allergy symptoms poster

The mild and severe symptoms of a food allergy

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Hygiene inspection checklist poster

Hygiene inspection checklist poster

Full checklist of criteria for passing your hygiene inspection.

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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.

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Get ready to grill safely!

This is a useful resource for those of you who love barbeques.

This infographic explains the separation, chilling, cleaning, cooking and refrigeration process to ensure you follow good food safety practices this summer!

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Grill safety this summer

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5 Keys to Food Safety

5 Keys to Food Safety

The 5 key ways to ensure food safety

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Effective handwashing

The 7 steps to effective hand hygiene

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What food hygiene course do you need?

Food hygiene training

What food hygiene course do you need?

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Test your food allergy knowledge

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We are delighted that Virtual College have actively promoted our advice around safe summer food to their learners. It is great to see a training provider sharing helpful resources to help improve awareness of the 4 Cs of food hygiene: chilling, cooking, cleaning and avoiding cross-contamination.

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