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Food Hygiene Level 1

The basic Food Safety / Food Hygiene Training.

Food Hygiene Level 1 - Online hygiene training including FREE Certificate

The basic Food Hygiene certificate – ideal for part time staff or those who don’t handle open foods.

Our level 1 Food Hygiene course at a glance:

  • Exceeds all UK and EU requirements
  • Mobile device compatible
  • No time limits + auto save
  • Audio narration throughout
  • Both course and test are online
  • Laminated A4 Hygiene Certificate included
  • Approximate duration: 1 – 2 hours


The NCASS Food Hygiene Level 1 training course has been created, inspected and accredited by experts. The course covers food safety as well as food hygiene and it’s the most respected online level 1 hygiene course available. NCASS qualifications really stand out to EHOs, and that’s why you should train with us. This course is also referred to as “Basic Food Hygiene”.

Triple accredited level 1 food hygiene training

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Course Details

Who’s TWho is a level 1 food hygiene course forhis Level 1 Hygiene Course For?
Temporary or part time staff that do not handle open food and are under continuous supervision.

Topics covered in the level 1 food hygiene courseTopics Covered
Temperature control, food poisoning, personal health & hygiene, cross contamination and more.

Aim of the Food hygiene level 1 courseAim Of Course
To develop knowledge of food hygiene principles and to train staff members or sole traders to the nationally-required level.

How is the l1 course assessed?Assessment Criteria
20 multiple choice questions on a 20 minute timer. The pass mark is 15/20 (75%). Remember, there’s no limit on re-takes.

What will the Level 1 hygiene course teach youLearning Outcomes
By the end of the course students will be able to demonstrate knowledge of best food hygiene practices.

How will you get a level 1 hygiene certificateCourse Delivery Method
The course is delivered online via our custom-built training system.

Level 1 Food hygiene certificateLevel 1 Hygiene Certificate
Upon completion of Food Hygiene Level 1 training you’ll receive a personalised A4 certificate.

These will help you remember the course content. There’s too many pages to print so you’re best sticking to the online notes.

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Proud to have trained

"It's been excellent! At least 10 of our staff have received level 2 training and my partner is now level 3 trained, all online thought NCASS Training" Chris Haritakis - Cornucopia
"Since working with NCASS training our hygiene rating at our Manchester restaurant has improved from a 3 to a 5 in May 2015, so the results speak for themselves." Helen McCarthy, Commercial Director at Zouk Catering
"We have used your training for all our staff (mobile & static) for years. And it works!" Vince 'O'Kane, V&S Catering