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Book a food hygiene course

If you own a food business you are required by law to ensure that all food handlers are supervised, instructed and/or trained in food hygiene.

We offer training for the CIEH Foundation Certificate in Food Safety. The qualification covers:

  • Legislation
  • Food safety hazards
  • Temperature control
  • Refrigeration, chilling and hot holding
  • Cooking, hot holding and reheating
  • Food handling
  • Principles of safe food storage
  • Cleaning
  • Food premises

The course is 9.30am to 5.00pm in Horsham and includes a multiple-choice exam. Places cost £84 each including examination fees, a copy of the course book and refreshments. An examination resit costs £20.

How to book

We are taking bookings for the following course dates:

  • Thursday 23 April 2020 - Cancelled owing to Covid-19
  • Thursday 9 July 2020
  • Thursday 1 October 2020
  • Thursday 21 January 2021

To book a course place, please fill in our Food Safety Course Booking Form email it to publichealth.licensing@horsham.gov.uk or post it to us.

Booking form

Renew your Food Safety Course

If you already have the Foundation Certificate in Food Safety, it is recommended that you take the Update Course three years later. We offer a half-day Food Safety Update Course for £40.

Upcoming dates to be confirmed.

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To request a copy of the course application form, please email publichealth.licensing@horsham.gov.uk