Level Two HABC Award in Food Allergen Awareness and control in Catering

The qualification is aimed at food handlers and other staff involved in food preparation and service who work within the catering industry. 

This qualification is supported by Allergy UK, who regard it as suitable staff training for catering outlets that wish to apply for their Allergy Aware Scheme.

What will I study?

The qualification is designed to provide knowledge and understanding of food allergens and foods that commonly cause intolerances, their characteristics and effects, the importance of effectively communicating information regarding allergenic ingredients to customers, and how staff can minimize the risk of cross-contamination from allergenic ingredients.

How will I be assessed?

Multiple-choice question paper 

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements needed

What next?

Progression onto Level Three Food Safety for Supervisors and Level Three Allergen Awareness 

Additional information

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Free Distance Learning Courses 2024-2025 Full-time Further Education Prospectus