Allergen Awareness and Management Training Courses

Did you know that the peanut allergy prevalence has more than doubled in the last decade?  Have you thought about the impact an operative bringing a Snickers bar onto site could have?  Our Allergen courses will provide the information needed for either basic awareness or implementation and management of your own Allergen control system.

Allergen Awareness Course

Aimed at: All Operatives
Duration: 2-3 hours
Aim: To provide basic awareness of allergens and their management on site
Maximum number of delegates: 12
Assessment method: Quiz based test
Examining Body: AAA Ltd

Our Allergen Awareness course aims to provide a basic awareness of allergens and how they are managed on site.

The training will help reinforce the robustness of your on-site controls, through greater understanding and awareness.

Our awareness course delivers a concise and site specific understanding of how operatives contribute to protecting consumers and brand.

Course content:

  • What is an allergy/intolerance?
  • What foods are classed as allergens
  • Why we need to control allergens
  • How we control allergens
  • How to avoid cross-contamination
  • The vital role operatives play in controlling allergens

Why choose us?

  • We tailor the course to your own allergen assessments so operatives know the site specifics of your on-site allergens and controls
  • Our course includes lots exercises, group tasks and discussions to make the training environment a relaxed and informal way to learn.
Allergen Training

Allergen Management Course

Aimed at: Key Supervisors/Managers
Duration: 1 day
Aim: To provide the knowledge to supervise/manage the use of allergens on site
Maximum number of delegates: 12
Assessment method: Multiple-choice test
Examining Body: AAA Ltd

Aimed at managers and supervisors, this Allergen Management course will help your team design and implement effective systems for allergen control.

This course covers the use of risk assessment along with how to identify and design effective allergen controls. Effective monitoring and verification methods are also included, along with lots of exercises to put the theory into practice.

Course content

  • Allergen awareness overview
  • The use of allergen risk assessment
  • Designing effective allergen controls
  • Monitoring the application of allergen controls
  • Validation and verification of allergen controls
  • Allergen free claims and expectations

Why choose us?

  • Our allergen trainers have practical experience and have been involved with retailer COP and training
  • Our course is very interactive and packed full of exercises, group tasks and discussions to engage delegates and provide lasting competency.

See our customers’ reviews from our allergen courses:

“ This was an excellent course and a very good focussed and friendly tutor. The open working sessions were particularly good as they were directly relevant to the business.” Premier Foods, Rugby Allergen Management in-house course – October 2016