Our Food Allergen Awareness in Manufacturing training course will provide the learner with the knowledge and understanding of what allergens are, how they can become a food hazard and how they must be handled.
From the 13th December 2014, it has become UK Regulations that all involved in food production, know, understand and are able to provide information about any allergies in the food they produce. This will affect all aspects of food manufacture and will also reflect on the behaviour of those involved in producing the food. It is important for workers to fully understand how allergens can affect those who suffer from allergies and why following safe systems is critical in food manufacture.
This course is for all involved in the manufacture of food products.
The aim of this online Allergen Awareness Manufacturing Training course is to provide anyone who works in the food manufacturing industry, with a good level of knowledge and understanding of what allergens are, how they can become a food hazard and how they must be handled and controlled in the:
This knowledge is designed to help minimise risk to health for those who handle food and the end consumer. It is also important to understand the importance of following systems, both as an individual worker and as a company.
This online course covers the following topics:
On successful completion of this course, you should be able to:
The average time required to complete this course is approximately 1 hour. However, it is designed to go at the pace of the learner and more time may be taken if necessary.
The course has a short quiz at the end of the learning. The formal online assessment for this course consists of 20 multiple-choice questions. To be successful, candidates must achieve a 75% pass mark (15 or more)? to obtain the certificate.
On successful completion of the online Allergen Awareness Manufacturing Training course assessment, the candidate will be able to print/save their certificate. In addition to this, an e.mail is sent to the candidate containing a link to the certificate. This is the simplest, most convenient way to achieve compliance. Also, a QR code has been added to the certificate, which can be scanned by a smartphone to establish the certificate’s validity.