REHIS Elementary Food Hygiene

industrial kitchen Fife Council's Community Use Schools offer a number of REHIS Elementary Food Hygiene courses throughout the year.
This course is based around teaching input, discussion and a short exam. It provides a recognised certificate which would enable participants to find work in catering. This course will explore food handling, food practices, cleaning storage and personal hygiene. There is a short examination at the end of the course to gain the certificate.
The content includes:-
* An introduction to food hygiene
* Bacteria and their characteristics
* The incidence of food poisoning and its prevention
* Personal hygiene and working habits of the food handler
* The working environment
* Cleaning practices
* Common food pests and their control
* Food legislation

This course costs £90.00 and has been approved for Individual Learning Account (ILA) funding. Through Skills Development Scotland, you may be eligible to apply for an Individual Learning Account giving you up to £200 to spend on learning or training. ILAs are for people who are 16 or over and living in Scotland. You must have an income of £22,000 a year or less, or be on benefits to be eligible.
If you are not in education, do not have a degree or above and are not taking part in a National Training Programme (Modern Apprenticeship, Get Ready for Work or Training for Work) you can apply for an ILA. For more information or to request an application pack, please visit or call the helpline on 0800 917 8000.

To book a place on the course, contact the appropriate Community Use School.

This class is part of : Learning for work

Tagged : Education | Vocational courses | Food

Published by: Fife Council

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Course Information
Age Group Adults
Course Level Introductory
Study Method Short
Qualifications Gained The Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland - Elementary Food Hygiene Award
Course Reference EFH02
Other Information

ILA Scotland accounts can be utilised to contribute payment towards the course. Your ILA account number will require to be forwarded to the Centre prior to the course start date.

Course Timetable

Location Date Time
Levenmouth Academy Community Use Wednesday 14 June 2017 17:45 - 21:45
Levenmouth Academy Community Use Wednesday 21 June 2017 17:45 - 21:45
Levenmouth Academy Community Use Tuesday 10 October 2017 9:00 - 17:00


Charge Description Cost
Tuition and assessment £90.00