Basic Food Hygiene

Basic Food Hygiene





The Basic Food Hygiene Course is ideally suited for food operatives, kitchen staff, care assistants and service staff.

The course is up to 6 hours and can be run at times to suit your requirements.  The course ends with a multiple choice test.



majority of food experts agree that a reduction in the high level of food poisoning cases will only be achieved by the education of food handlers.


EMTS Course Syllabus

  • Food poisoning.
  • Bacteriology.
  • Prevention of contamination and food poisoning.
  • Personal hygiene.
  • Premises, equipment and pest control.
  • Cleaning and disinfection.
  • Legislation.


Successful candidates will receive a certificate.

Courses can be run at your your place of business or if not suitable, EMTS can offer a venue ideal for instruction.