Level 3 Food Safety


Who Should Attend


This course is intended principally for those who are operating in a supervisory role within the catering and hospitality industry and provides progression from the Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering qualification. It would be suitable for those who are able to demonstrate a wide knowledge of food safety, legislation and effective supervision. They will also be able to take responsibility for the competency of the workforce and for identifying hazards and controls, monitoring controls and taking appropriate corrective action when necessary. 

This nationally recognised qualification provides candidates with a range of food safety skills directly relevant to the Catering and Hospitality industries. It is well respected by both the authorities and employers and is also appropriate for those who are considering progressing on to the Level 4 Award in Food Safety in Catering or Manufacturing.


What's Covered


  • Introduction to food safety and what’s in the news

  • Legislation

  • Applying and monitoring good hygiene practice

  • Temperature control

  • Workplace and equipment design (catering and manufacturing syllabuses only)

  • Waste disposal, cleaning and disinfection

  • Pest control

  • Personal hygiene for staff

  • Contribution to staff training

  • Implementing of food safety management procedures (catering & manufacturing syllabuses only)

  • Food safety management tools (catering & manufacturing syllabuses only)


What You Will Learn


 By the end of the course candidates will: 

  • Have the ability to implement and supervise a food safety management system

  • Understand food safety procedures

  • Understand the concept of food hazards and the risks associated with them

  • Understand the terminology with respect to supervising food safety

  • Understand the techniques involved in controlling and monitoring food safety

  • Appreciate the risks linked to cross-contamination

  • Understand the role temperature has to play in the control of food safety

  • Appreciate the importance of supervising high standards of cleanliness in food premise


Duration                             3 days, including examination
Venue                                 To be confirmed
Course progression          Level 4 award in food safety        
Cost per delegate              £250 includes lunch, tea/coffee & certificate for successful candidates
Assessment                       45 question multiple choice exam
Validity                               Refresher training is recommended every 3 years
Date of course                   Please Email to register your interest for a course. 
How to book                      Email jonathan@guernseyfoodhygiene.com