Online Level 2 Food Hygiene Certificate for Catering:-
CIEH Approved

0 item(s) £0.00 + VAT

Level 2 Catering Food Hygiene Training Overview

The Level 2 Food Hygiene for Catering is the basic requirement for those who handle high risk and/or ready to eat foods in the catering sector.

The Level 2 Food Hygiene Certificate can be completed online, simply purchase, complete and become certified all in one day!

Is the Level 2 Food Hygiene Course right for me?

All employees who work in the catering sector should complete the Level 2 Food Hygiene and Safety Training if they are handling and/or preparing high risk food. This will provide themselves and their employer with proof that they have undertaken the relevant training for their job role.

Here are some examples of people who should take the Level 2 Food Hygiene & Safety Training Course for Catering:-

  • Cooks and chefs
  • Those who serve or handle food for vulnerable people (for example, babies, children, older people and those who are sick)
  • Mobile caterers
  • Mobile food vans (burger vans etc.)

Click on a box below to purchase a course now

Food Safety Level 2 in Catering Online Course
Level 2 Award in Food Safety for Catering

Want to see a demo of the course?

To view a free demonstration of the Level 2 Food Hygiene & Safety Course just click the demo button below:-

Click to view a demonstration lesson

Course Duration

The Level 2 Food Hygiene Certificate Online takes approximately 2 hours to complete. This time is just a guide and may differ from learner to learner; we understand everyone learns at a different pace that is why we have designed this course to go at your pace. It is more important that you have gained a strong understanding of the course topics rather than how quickly you can complete the course.

Topics Covered

This Level 2 Food Hygiene for Catering follows the same syllabus as the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health, CIEH. In addition, the training maps to the UK National Occupational Standards in Food Safety & Hygiene at Level 2.

Food Hygiene Regulations requires operatives to train food handlers on Food Hygiene & Safety Principles. Therefore, this course's content covers all of the core elements of Food Hygiene & Safety. The course covers the following areas:-

  • Food Safety Management Procedures
  • Types of food-borne illnesses
  • Safe food practices
  • The penalties for poor Food Hygiene
  • The importance of personal hygiene
  • Temperature control
  • The Basic Food Hygiene rules
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Potential Food Safety hazards
  • Disinfectants, Sanitisers and Sterilisation
  • Cleaning procedures
  • Contamination - vehicles and routes
  • Cleaning frequency and schedules
  • Contamination and cross-contamination
  • Waste disposal and pest control
  • Safe food storage
  • Temperature control and equipment
  • Physical and chemical contamination


The assessment consists of 30 multiple choice questions, of which the user must answer 23 (75%) correctly to pass. The assessment will take on average 30 minutes to complete.


Once you successfully complete the Online Training, your CIEH Approved Certificate will automatically appear on the computer screen, ready for you to print immediately. In addition to this, you will also receive a backup copy via email to your chosen email address. This form of instant certification means that there will be no time delay in you completing your training and becoming Certificated.

We are here to help - if you need any advice please contact us on
01482 886713 - Bulk discount available for large orders