Highfield Level 1 Award in Food Safety in Manufacturing

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Highfield Level 1 Food Safety in Manufacturing

What’s It About?

This Level 1 Food Safety in Manufacturing course introduces you to good food hygiene practices within a food manufacturing setting.  It will give you a basic understanding of food safety so that you can work safely.

The course covers the importance of good personal hygiene and the essential elements of cleaning.  It also gives you an awareness of cross-contamination and how to prevent it.

What Will You Gain?

By attending this Level 1 Food Safety in Manufacturing course, you will understand the basic requirements of food safety and hygiene within a food manufacturing environment.

In addition, you will know how to keep yourself and your work areas clean and hygienic.  You will understand the role you play in reducing cross-contamination within your working environment.

On returning to the workplace, you will know how to identify and report key food safety issues.

Who Should Attend?

This Level 1 Food Safety in Manufacturing course is ideal for employees who don’t handle food, such as stock room staff, maintenance engineers, the warehouse team and delivery personnel. 

Great for induction training, including new employees with minimal or no prior food safety knowledge. 

However, this course is unsuitable for anyone who prepares or cooks food. The Level 2 Award in Food Safety for Manufacturing qualification is more appropriate.

Why’s It Important?

Employers have a legal obligation to comply with the stringent rules of the Food Safety Act 1990 and its associated Food Hygiene Regulations; it is these systems that are fundamental to a “due diligence” defence.

If your staff work within a food manufacturing environment, you have to ensure they receive food safety training appropriate to their job role.

Therefore, failing to comply with these regulations carries heavy penalties in the way of fines, poor staff morale, loss of business, a bad reputation and possibly even imprisonment.

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Course Delivery Options and Prices

We aim to help you make your training budget go further, and we offer a range of cost-effective training options, for example:


A half day course delivered at your premises for up to 15 candidates.


At your site.

Alternative location of your choice.

Virtually via Zoom or Teams.


This course can be delivered on a date and time to suit you and your business. This can even be at the weekend or in evening, if you prefer.


Training from as little as £38.00 + VAT per person, based on a group of 15 people

For a bespoke proposal and details of any discounts available please contact us.


The course price is fully inclusive of half day training, course materials, examination fees and a certificate from the awarding body on successfully passing the examination.


An online eLearning course that you can complete any time, any place, any where.


At home or your office.


The choice is yours!


£24.00 + VAT per person

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Access to the eLearning course. Once you have started the course you have access for 12 months.

Once you have completed the course you will be able to download a Level 1 Food Safety certificate.

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