Food Hygiene Rating 5

The Food Hygiene Rating Scheme Explained

Outbreaks of food poisoning in restaurants and food factories are making headlines in the UK’s press more than ever and, consequently, consumers are increasingly mindful of hygiene practices when eating out.

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Food Hygiene Rating 5

The Food Hygiene Rating Scheme Explained

  • Food Safety
  • Health and Safety
  • Hospitality

Outbreaks of food poisoning in restaurants and food factories are making headlines in the UK’s press more than ever and, consequently, consumers are increasingly mindful of hygiene practices when eating out.

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Allergen labelling & training for food handlers

  • Food Safety
  • Hospitality

Our guide will take you through some of the key points on allergens, including what food businesses are obliged to do by law and why this legislation exists, as well as how and when to label your food products.

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HACCP: A basic guide and free plan template

  • Food Safety
  • Health and Safety

For anyone responsible for the upkeep of food safety procedures, getting to grips with HACCP can sometimes be a bit of a nightmare. The internet is swamped with extremely detailed information, but few articles outline exactly what staff need HACCP training and why.

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What is the apprenticeship levy?

  • Hospitality

The apprenticeship levy came into effect last month (April 2017) . Despite this, many business still feel unclear on how the levy works and how it affects them, particularly SMEs (small and medium-sized enterprises).

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Opening a Café: Legal Requirements and Checklist

  • Hospitality

Thinking about starting up a cafe or coffee house? There are many things to consider when opening a cafe, especially when it comes to the law.

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Appetite Learning to release white paper on Food Safety Culture next month

  • Food Safety
  • Health and Safety
  • Hospitality

The food and drink e-Learning company, owned by William Reed, will publish a white paper entitled “Developing a Culture of Food Safety in your Business” in April 2017.

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What is an LMS (Learning Management System)?

If you’re responsible for the Learning & Development of your company’s employees you may have come across the term LMS whilst researching efficient ways to manage staff training.

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What food hygiene training do my staff need?

  • Health and Safety

Whether you’re thinking of starting a food business from home, or already own an established food outlet - it’s absolutely vital to understand what hygiene training food handlers are required to have by law.

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Café in Dudley fined £2,600 for not having a sink…in the toilet

  • Food Safety

Wend Café - located in Brierly Hill, West Midlands – has been hit with a hefty court fine after an inspection exposed a range of food hygiene violations.

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Appetite Learning launches new course for the drinks manufacturing sector

  • Food Safety

Appetite Learning is delighted to announce the launch of a new course – Level 2 Food Safety and Hygiene for Drinks Manufacturers.