Highfield Qualifications

Food Safety Qualifications

    Home / Qualifications / Food Safety Qualifications / Highfield Level 1 Award in Food Safety in Catering (RQF)

Highfield Level 1 Award in Food Safety in Catering (RQF)


This qualification will be withdrawn on 31 January 2022.

Who is this qualification for?

This qualification aims to prepare learners for employment, or to support a current position within a low-risk role, where there is an element of food handling. This could include bar workers, waiting staff, health care workers, kitchen porters and stock/store room staff.

How long will it take?

To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake 4 hours of learning. 

Topics covered

These include the storage, preparation, processing, packing and handling of food.

Assessment method

This qualification is assessed by a multiple-choice examination.