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Highfield Level 1 Food Safety for Manufacturing (RQF)


The Virtual College have teamed up with Highfield eLearning to offer a range of Food Hygiene courses that can be studied online from your home, office or anywhere in the world with wifi or an internet connection! This is an accredited course and successful learners will be issued a RQF Highfield qualification on completion for a multiple choice exam. The exam will be completed under exam conditions at one of our South Wales test centres. There are a number language options, including Polish and Welsh, please contact us for more information.

The training modules included in this course cover the key syllabus of Level 1 Food Safety qualifications. These modules include:

  • Introduction to food safety
  • Microbiological hazards
  • Food poisoning and its control
  • Contamination hazards and controls
  • Safe handling and storage of food
  • Personal hygiene
  • Food pests and pest control
  • Cleaning and disinfection

Those taking this e-learning course will engage in approximately four guided learning hours of training. The learning content is the same for all Level One exams, however this option includes a Manufacturing focused food safety exam.

At a Glance

Course Duration 4 hours
Course Outcome Certification endorsed by Highfield
Price £40 
Assessment Online learning + exam based assessment - exam to be undertaken at one of our South West Wales centres

Learner Testimonial

"I very much enjoyed doing the course, it was so easy to follow and gave me all the information I needed."

Jane Thope, North Yorkshire