A one day course (minimum of 6 hrs teaching) for anyone working in catering or the provision of meals. The course outlines good practice for food handlers to implement in the work place.
We deliver high quality training by qualified tutors. The course costs £65+VAT per person, or £50+VAT for Cyrenians Community Food Members.
The course is a nationally recognised qualification accredited by the Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS). Participants will be issued a certificate on successful completion of the test. The certificate is valid for 3–5 years.
The course will cover:
- Basic bacteria
- Food poisoning
- Personal hygiene
- Working environment
- Cleaning practices
- Pest control
- Basic legislation
A light lunch will be provided and there will also be two coffee breaks throughout the day.
Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or call Toks Adebanjo our Administrative Assisant on 0131 554 3900.
Do I have to bring a printed copy of the booking confirmation on the day?
You do not need to bring a copy of the booking confirmation.
Is my registration/course place transferrable?
If you need to cancel less than 2 weeks prior to the start of the course, at our discretion, you may send somebody else to fill the space and transfer your booking to a later course.
What is the refund and cancellation policy?
Please note that refunds cannot be given for cancellations less than two weeks prior to the date of the course. Cancellations made before the two week cut off will be entitled to a full refund.
We reserve the right to give one weeks’ notice in the event of having to cancel the course if our minimum attendance numbers are not met.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
There is unrestricted car parking available on the road near to the Flavour and Haver Cook School. Please do not park in the forecourt area. The Cook School is approximately 30 minutes walk from the City Centre and there are multiple bus routes serving Leith Walk and Bonnington Road adjacent to Jane Street.