Level 1 Food Hygiene Certificate

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

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

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”.

Accredited by City & Guilds
Triple Accredited
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Our level 1 Food Hygiene course at a glance:

This online training course covers all you need to know about safely handling and serving food. The main components of your learning include:

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

Learning these aspects of the catering industry can help you to excel in your position, benefiting your colleagues and employers along the way. The course is taken in your own time, and you receive a triple accredited A4 certificate upon completion.

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Who's This 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 Hygiene Course

Temperature control, food poisoning, personal health & hygiene, bacteria and more.

Aim Of Course

The aim of the level 1 course is to develop knowledge of food hygiene principles and to train staff members or sole traders to the nationally-required level.

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.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course students will be able to demonstrate knowledge of best food hygiene practices.

Course Delivery Method

The course is delivered online via our custom-built training system which includes an auto save feature so that you can pause and resume training at your own pace.

Level 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.

The most respected Level 1 Food Hygiene Training for the Catering Industry

Our level 1 hygiene training at a glance

  • 100% Online course and test
  • Created by The Nationwide Caterers Association
  • Assured by a Government Department
  • Accepted by Environmental Health Officers and Authorities

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