About Healthier Food and Special Diets | Food Safety Level 2
This course is ideal for those working with food, such as catering, education and retail staff. This course gives a deeper understanding of good nutrition and the links between maintaining a good diet and health. The course will also provide the ability to select healthy ingredients and create nutritious menus and recipes.
How long will this course take?
The course takes 1 day to complete..
Who needs this training?
Every workplace that works around food, especially those in catering, education and retail.
What are the main points covered?
This course’s main points are: understanding the links between diet and lifestyle, good nutrition and following a balanced diet, nutrition principles as well as understanding the necessity of displaying nutritional information.
How is it delivered?
Courses are delivered in-house or online via webinar/e-learning for up to 12 people. We also hold open courses across the UK.
How do you get Certified?
This course is available via an in-house group course for up to 12 delegates. Choose for the course to be delivered either face to face or by a blended learning option, at a time and place convenient to you. Alternatively, learn through one of our scheduled courses at centres located across the UK. Upon completion of this course, a certificate will be awarded.
Food Safety Level 2 Course Outline
- The connection between diet and lifestyle.
- Complying with legislation and responsibilities.
- Good nutrition and following a balanced diet.
- Correlation between diet and health.
- Adapting to people’s individual requirements.
- The nutritional content of processed and manufactured foods.
- Correct terminology.
- Nutrition principles.
- The necessity of displaying nutritional information.
- Food allergies and intolerance.
Food Awareness Level 2 FAQs
What is food safety?
Food safety relates to safe and hygienic practices when dealing with food. This includes the preparation, transport, storage, and handling of raw and cooked food.
What is the difference between Food Safety Awareness and Food Safety Level 2?
Whilst Food Safety Awareness gives you the necessary general understanding of food safety practices, our Level 2 course helps you develop your skills even further by teaching you about nutrition, a healthy and balanced diet, and how to adapt your skills to people’s individual requirements.
What will I learn in this course?
Candidates taking this course will learn how to create and adapt recipes and menus to individual requirements. Candidates will also be able to understand the importance of having good nutrition and following a balanced diet. Candidates will also learn about: the necessity of displaying nutritional information and having a good understanding of nutritional principles.
How is this course delivered?
The course lasts one day and the candidates may be required to participate in group activities. The trainers have a hands on approach and can help candidates throughout the whole process.