Food safety – intermediate (level 3), live online tutor-led training course (over 3 separate days)

Course is delivered over 3 separate days from 0900 - 1700 hours.

This course is available as a tailored option for those who have a number of staff who would benefit from the training. If you would like more information please complete the enquiry form

Delegate feedback (2021):

  • Tutor was really great and explained everything to a high level of standard.
  • Successful, and knowledgeable of subject area.
  • Really friendly and easy to approach tutor.

Benefits of attending

People who are responsible for managing food handlers need to have a broad knowledge of the potential problems. This course builds on the essential knowledge covered by foundation/basic food hygiene courses.

The supervision of people who are handling and producing food is a responsible task. It is essential that the supervisor identify and prevent or control any potential hazards and are equipped to effectively manage food handlers on safety issues. This course provides the key information on how to achieve and maintain good standards of food safety.

The course will be delivered over 3 separate days, each day will run from 0900 - 1700 hours. Participants will need to attend all 3 days. The course will be delivered live online and participants will be sent log-in details for a WebEx Training session. The course is approved by the Royal Society for Public Health and participants have the option of sitting a remotely invigilated exam by RSPH on an agreed date. 

Training Course content

  • Relationship between food hygiene and food poisoning
  • Structure and characteristics of bacteria causing illness or spoilage of food
  • Food poisoning and food-borne disease
  • Physical contamination of food and its prevention
  • Food storage and temperature control
  • Food preservation
  • Design and construction of food premises and equipment
  • Cleaning and disinfection
  • Pest control
  • Personal hygiene
  • Legislation
  • Supervisory management

"Supervising Food Safety (Level 3)" Richard A Sprenger (2017, 17th Edition) is the recommended reading for the course and is included with the course notes.

The multiple-choice examination is organised by the RSPH and is remotely invigilated on an agreed date.  If successful delegates will receive the RSPH Level 3 Award in Food Safety for Food Manufacturing.

This course can be customised and is available in house

Event Director - Mair James

Related training

Food safety – advanced (level 4), live online tutor-led training course

Further information

Our training team will be happy to help with any enquiry on +44(0)1386 842104 or at

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We continue to offer a range of training options so that you can continue to learn and develop.

Online courses – We are delivering tutor-led training courses online. Find out more.

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Book with confidence – We will not charge transfer fees if you need to move your booking to another course date or alternative course/event due to Covid-19.

Tailored training – We also provide tailored training for your teams online or face to face.

If you have any queries, email or call +44(0)1386 842104.

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