Retrain for the Hospitality sector

two chefs preparing food in a catering kitchen

If you are looking to retrain for a job in the hospitality sector this is the place to start!

Newcastle City Learning are offering an Introduction to Food Hygiene course – ideal for anyone looking to retrain for the hospitality sector. The course starts at basic level, and there will be the option to sit the Level 2 exam, and gain an industry standard qualification.


Main course content:


 The importance of food safety procedures, risk assessment and safe food handling

 Effective personal hygiene practices, for example, hand washing

 How to keep the work area and equipment clean and tidy

 Importance of pest control

 How to deal with food spillage

 The importance of temperature controls when storing, preparing, cooking, etc.

 Stock control procedures

 Legal requirements


The course is free if you satisfy the eligibility criteria


Thursdays, 4 November to 12 December

You must attend all 5 sessions

4 - 6pm

Westgate College

Cost: £45 (concessions apply)


Call 0191 277 3520 and ask for details or enrol online