Allergen Awareness Course

Allergen AwarenessCost: 

60-90 minutes

Legal Requirements:
This Allergen Awareness course Includes information on consumer information requirements under Regulation (EC) No 1160/2011 on the provision of information to consumers.

Who is it for:
Anybody working in the food retail or hospitality sectors should take our Allergen Awareness Course online, and the course is also recommended for anybody who is interested in learning more about Food Allergies.

Allergen Awareness Online Course:

Our Allergen Awareness Course provides information about how to deal with allergens in a retail and catering environment. The course focuses on what allergens do to people and what do you have to do to inform your customers of the allergens that are contained in your food in order to be compliant with consumer information legislation. Food Allergens are recognised as a public health concern. Our web-based Allergen Awareness Course teaches food handlers about food allergies and the important role they have to protect the health of their customers, clients or students. It provides an overview of Food Allergies and their symptoms and gives information on how to manage the risk of Allergen contamination, including the requirements for consumer information on newly introduced legislation (Dec 2014).

Lessons in the Allergen Awareness online course:

  1. Instructions and Tutorial
  2. Food Allergens – Overview
  3. Food Allergens – Symptoms
  4. Managing Food Allergens Risks
  5. Exercises
  6. Certification Test.

Allergen Awareness Certificate Exam:

On completion of all modules you will be presented with a brief examination. You must achieve a pass mark of 60% from 15 questions in order to gain certification. The 15 questions are taken randomly from a bank of 100 questions for the examination.

Allergen Awareness course Additional Information:

Our online courses are very easy to use and all you need is a computer with an internet connection. It is recommended that you use a laptop or desktop and have installed Flash Player 8.0 or above. Courses can be taken on a tablet providing you are using a flash enabled browser.

You can take this course anytime, anywhere, 24/7! You don’t have to complete the course in one sitting.  If you have to leave unexpectedly, or you just want to complete it later it will remember where you were, the last time you left it. You can also learn at your own pace. Learning has never been easier, you can get the course you need today and it’s just a click of a button away.

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5 based on 7 votes
Service Type
Training Courses
Provider Name,
M10 Wexford Enterprise Centre ,Strandfield Business Park Kerlogue,,Wexford- Telephone No.053 915 6752
Learners will understand and learn to recognise the key indicators for compiling and implementing Allergen safe workspaces, menu descriptions, standard recipes requirements and staff awareness.