Level 2 Food Safety

The following food hygiene courses are available by completing the training booking form or contacting us on 01268 754594.

Level 2 Principles of Food Safety in Catering

Highfield Qualifications / Royal Society for Public Health


A one-day course designed to cover the minimum requirement for anyone involved in, or connected with, the handling of food or beverages. It may also be appropriate for people whose work requires them to enter catering premises. For employees in the catering and hospitality sector, it supersedes the Foundation Certificate in Food Hygiene.

The syllabus includes an introduction to food poisoning and elementary bacteriology, sources of contamination, control of hazards, HACCP systems/SFBB, food storage and temperature control, personal hygiene, basic cleaning and disinfection, food premises design and basic pest control.

A twenty question multiple choice paper will conclude the course. Pass mark 13/20.

To reserve your place please enter our booking form and complete your details. We will respond as soon as possible with confirmation of your booking. Alternatively you are welcome to call us on 01268 754594 or e-mail info@foodhygienematters.co.uk to reserve your place.

* Note the above-mentioned qualification is available as sector specific i.e. Food Safety for Manufacturing and Food Safety in Retail Awards, however examination papers for these may need to be ordered in advance.

Held at The Heath Centre (in the grounds of Little Havens Children’s Hospice), Daws Heath Road, Thundersley, Essex SS7 2LH from 9.30am to 4.30pm each day.

Friday 11th December 2020

Cost: £80.00 per person, fully inclusive of VAT, course handbook, handouts, examination fee, certificate and a light lunch (Please advise us of any special dietary requirements in advance). Please see terms and conditions at the bottom of this page.

Terms & Conditions

Food Hygiene Matters reserves the right to cancel the course, for example due to under subscription. In such circumstances a full refund of course fees will be made or a transfer to another suitable course will be offered to the delegate. No responsibility is accepted for incidental or consequential loss resulting from such a cancellation.

Delegate Cancellations

  • More than 14 days before the Course – no charge made.
  • 7 days before the course – 50% of the fee payable.
  • Less than 7 days before the course – the whole fee will be payable.


Directions for visiting The Heath Centre
Download full instructions and a map at www.theheathcentre.co.uk