‘Fresh Beginnings’ is focusing on a healthy and responsible lifestyle, inspiring and motivating people to make a difference to their lives.

What we do...

  • Introduction to food hygiene
  • CIEH Accreditation
  • Introduction to food preparation
  • Healthy eating and meal planning
  • Cooking on a budget
  • Practical sessions and recipe development

Cooking

A sociable cooking group for people with little or no experience in the kitchen.

The programme will focus on cooking delicious food from scratch whilst learning about healthy eating principles – an opportunity to take part in practical food training sessions.

Benefits:-

  • Increased confidence and learn new skills
  • Improved family and individual eating habits
  • More home cooked food at affordable prices
  • Eat smarter – cook better
  • Improve ability to achieve personal goals
  • Build on social networks and activities.

Training

Our training courses are listed below, please click on a course title for more information.

INTRODUCTORY TASTER SESSION
(ATTENDEE CERTIFICATE)

This Food Safety and Hygiene training course is designed to introduce the basic principles of food safety and hygiene to anyone who is a beginner and interested in cooking food.

Course overview

The course will help you understand more about the importance of good food preparation. You will learn about training and cooking practices such as keeping yourself and your work area clean and hygienic.

Basic face to face training course lasts approx. 2-3 hours, depending on the requirements. There is no test paper.

INTRODUCTORY LEVEL GUIDE TO FOOD SAFETY

This Food Safety and Hygiene training course is designed to introduce the basic principles of food safety and hygiene to anyone who is a beginner interested in cooking of food.

Course overview

The course will help you understand more about the importance of good food preparation. You will learn about training and cooking practices such as
keeping yourself and your work area clean and hygienic, how food becomes contaminated and steps to reduce this. You will also learn how foodborne; pest and physical contamination pose serious health risks and the controls to reduce these risks.

Half day face to face training course.
10 Question test.
The CIEH pass rate is 7 out of 10.

FOUNDATION LEVEL GUIDE TO FOOD SAFETY

This Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Food Safety is designed for anyone working in a food business. Upon completion of this course, you will be able to prepare and cook food that is safe for consumption.

Course Overview

This course reinforces the importance of food safety and provides learners with an understanding of how to identify and control food safety hazards in their own workplace. Suitable for anyone who handles or prepares food or is involved in the management of such people in a catering environment. This includes hotels, restaurants, takeaways, cafes, bars, fast food outlets, kitchens, hospitals, prisons, schools and colleges.

Full day training course, (can be split into separate training periods). 20 Question test. The CIEH pass rate is 14 out of 20.

To find out more about our courses and to book, please get in touch using our contact details below

Get in Touch

Please get in touch if you require any more information regarding Fresh Beginnings, course dates or for general information.

We look forward to hearing from you

Barbara