Food Safety Training

The Council offers a range of taught and e-learning courses. Taught courses are available both as open, public sessions, or at a time and place to suit the needs of business or voluntary organisations.

We still have availability for our Highfield Level 2 award in Food Safety one day course on 30 March at Dereham

About Our Courses

Information about our food safety and health & safety taught courses and e-learning courses

Why Choose Us

We are a registered training centre with the Highfield Awarding Body of Compliance, which is regulated by Ofqual. Our trainers are members of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health or the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health.  Between them they have a wealth of experience of their subject, having worked in both city and rural authorities. They are there to train, assist and advise you.

We offer a range of both food and safety courses.  The benefits of choosing us are: 

  • ​we have a high success rate in all our courses
  • we provide you with the opportunity to ask questions and interact throughout the course
  • for those who've never attended a formal course, we believe you'll go away confident in what you've learned

Important information

To be able to complete any of our courses, you need to have a good understanding of English.  If English is not your first language, and you have concerns about whether our courses are right for you, please contact us.

All candidates need to be aware that they will need to provide photo ID on the day of the course to verify their identity

We do not provide lunch on any of our courses.

Special Needs

With prior notice, verbal exams can be arranged and also exam papers in languages other than English.  Please phone us on 01362 656800 to discuss.

Additional services

​If you would like a personalised course for your business or group, we can adapt our courses and deliver them at a time and place to suit you.  For further information, please contact us on 01362 656800.

Our Training Programme

Please see our current leaflet for the dates and times of our public courses up until March 2017  Icon for pdf Food Safety Training 2017 [691.19KB]

For courses from April 2017 please see this leaflet  Icon for pdf Food Safety training from April 2017 [617.69KB]


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Taught Courses

Information about our taught food safety courses.

E-Learning Courses

We are a registered training centre with the Highfield Awarding Body of Compliance, which is regulated by Ofqual. This offers a range of accredited courses.