Training CoreOnlinePlus+Level 2 Award in Food Safety

Level 2 Award in Food Safety

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Whether you work directly with food or you work in a food premises as part of your job, you need to know about food safety.



For anyone working with food, safety is paramount. By understanding the basics of food safety, you can achieve a better result in our own job.

This e-learning course will engage you with its stimulating interactive elements, exercises and simulations to guide you through the content.

The course covers all aspects of the Level 2 syllabus in 6-9 hours of training and splits the teaching into 10 easy-to-manage modules.

During the Level 2 Award in Food Safety programme, you will learn:

1.  Introduction to food safety
2.  Microbiological hazards
3.  Food poisoning and its control
4.  Contamination hazards and controls
5.  HACCP from delivery to service
6.  Personal hygiene
7.  Food premises and equipment
8.  Food pests and pest control
9.  Cleaning and disinfection
10. Food safety enforcement

This programme is suitable for Pest Technicians, Specialists, anyone interested in becoming a Technical Inspector or a Field Biologist and anyone who works around food.

This qualification is awarded by HABC.

Level: Core+
Prerequisites: None
Delivery: Online learning programme and online exam
Duration: 6-9 hours online learning. 45-minute online exam
Additional Study: None
Assessment: Online Exam
CPD Points: 2

After completing the Level 2 Award in Food Safety programme, you may wish to study:


Technical Programmes

Technical Programmes

Becoming a Technical Inspector and take the Certificated Technical Inspector exam
Becoming a Field Biologist and take the Certificated Field Biologist exam
• Advanced Technician in Pest Management


Plus+ Programmes

Plus+ Programmes

• Level 2 Award in Health and Safety
• Level 3 Award in Food Safety





Online learning and online exam 

The online, e-learning course can be taken at any time. You'll need headphones to study the course material. 

You will have up to 6 months from booking the online course to study the course and take the HABC Level 2 Award in Food Safety online exam. 

For information regarding the online exam, please contact our training department on  

Exam results will take 2-4 weeks.




Upon completion of the e-learning course you will receive a BPCA/HABC Certificate of Completion.

You will then go on to sit the HABC Level 2 Award in Food Safety, 45 minutes, 20 Multiple Choice Question online exam with remote invigilation.

The qualification is awarded by HABC.



The course fee includes 6 months access to the online course material and online exam.

  Including VAT Excluding VAT
Members £114 £95
Non-members £132 £110

Cancellation Terms:

Course cancellations will only be accepted on receipt of written instruction and are effective from the date received by the BPCA.

• Less than 15 working days after purchase: No charge
• 15 working days or more after purchase: 100% of fee




    For more information contact BPCA: or 01332 225 113