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Food Allergies Awareness Level 2 (VTQ)

Flexible, online food allergen training for your food business. Understand food allergies and how to keep your customers safe. Begin training online!

This Course Includes:

  • Endorsed by Skills for Care & TQUK
  • 2.0 hrs CPD Certificate
  • Evidence Based Training Certificate
  • Instant printable wall certificate
  • 24/7 on-demand video
  • Access on mobile
  • Weekly refresher video
  • Expiration reminder
  • Student manual

Course Details

Video Playtime

48 minutes




Keith Sleightholm



Food Allergies Awareness Level 2 (VTQ) at a Glance

This course is designed to provide food handlers and staff involved in the preparation and service of food in the hospitality industry with knowledge and understanding of food allergens, food intolerance and food sensitivity.

Learners will learn about the characteristics and effects of these and the importance of effectively communicating information regarding allergenic ingredients to customers, staff and others involved in the business.

The course also explains changes to legislation affecting the provision of food allergen information and identifies how staff can minimise the risk of cross-contamination from allergic ingredients.

Frequently Asked Questions

Which occupations use this course?

The Food Allergies Awareness Level 2 (VTQ) Course is perfect for:

  • Restaurants
  • Bars
  • Kitchens
  • Schools
  • Colleges

What is CPD and why is having Certified CPD important?

CPD stands for Continuous Professional Development and is required in many business sectors. Even if you do not require a set CPD credit level, having Certifed CPD ensures the quality of training. ProTrainings are the highest gold standard of CPD ensuring that all courses are externally verified and mapped to the highest levels.

What is "SCORM ready" and will courses run on a LMS?

SCORM Ready means that online courses can run on any compatible Learning Management System (LMS). SCORM courses run seamlessly on your existing LMS system without a separate login so staff only login using the existing company system. ProTrainings online courses have an advanced SCORM ready system to give more features than any other company.

Do I receive a certificate after completing your online training?

Yes, when you complete the online course you will be able to download and print a compliant completion certificate, evidenced-based learning statement to confirm course content and a certified CPD statement. There is no extra charge for the certificate.  You can also buy a printed certificate to be posted to you for a small extra fee.