Course Description

Primary Course in Food Safety, Environmental Health Association Accredited – 3wks

Liberties College

This course in Food Safety is approved by the Food Safety Authority and is recognised as being compliant with the Environmental Health Officers Association Certified “Primary Food Hygiene Training”.

The objective of the Primary Course in Food Safety is to teach people working in the licencing and catering industries about safe and hygienic practices when handling food and beverages. For this reason the course is suitable for all food handlers whether it be Crèches, Coffee shops, Bar workers, Chefs, anyone who comes into contact with food in their work place.

The course covers a broad range of subjects, including an overview of basic microbiology, food contamination, food hygiene law, personal hygiene, cleaning procedures and Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (H.A.C.C.P.). These subjects are focused on identifying where problems could arise in the preparation, handling, storage or service of food. These problems could if uncontrolled create a risk of food poisoning to the consumer and the subsequent damage to the catering & licencing industry.

Assessment will consist of a written exam and candidates must attain 50% in order to pass. The Primary Course in Food
Safety certificate is valid for 5 years.

Course runs on a Wednesday 18.00 – 21.00 and 1 Saturdays 9.30 – 12.00




Wednesday 5th September 2018 and Wednesday 12th September 2018, from 18.00 to  20.00.

Course starts:

3rd October 2018

Course finishes:

17th October 2018

College Name Liberties College
Course Category Food Safety, Health & Safety
Course Type Classroom Based
Course Location Dublin, Ireland
Location Postcode Dublin 8
Course Start Date 3rd October 2018
Course End Date 17th October 2018
Course Fee €100
Course Duration 3 weeks
Course Times Course runs on a Wednesday 18.00 – 21.00 and 1 Saturdays 9.30 – 12.00
For information about Liberties College, please visit our college page on by clicking here.

Course Provider

Liberties College

01 454 6348
Bull Alley Street, Dublin D08 A8N0, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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