Allergen Awareness


This Allergen Awareness workshop addresses essential topics necessary for acquiring a fundamental comprehension of allergies, allergens, and their potential hazards. While the primary emphasis is on meeting consumer information obligations within retail establishments, individuals working in restaurants and takeaways can also benefit from completing this course.


Who should complete?

This Allergen Awareness workshop is recommended for a diverse audience, including food industry professionals such as chefs, cooks, servers, and food handlers. It is also valuable for individuals working in retail businesses where allergen information is crucial for consumer safety. Additionally, anyone involved in food preparation, handling, or serving, whether in restaurants, cafes, takeaways, or retail settings, can benefit from completing this workshop.

Entry Requirements

To access programmes leading to this award the learner should have reached the standards of knowledge, skill and competence associated with the preceding level of the National Framework of Qualifications. This may have been achieved through a formal qualification or through relevant life and work experience.

Ideally a minimum of Level 4 certificate standard of education and a strong interest in the provision of quality care in a healthcare setting.

Proficiency in written and spoken English, along with computer literacy skills, is crucial. Students enrolling in Level 5 courses are expected to exhibit proficiency in reading, drafting, preparing, and comprehending information on various topics. Basic IT skills and access to necessary equipment such as a computer, broadband, email, Microsoft Office, and recording equipment are necessary for skills demonstration tasks. Additionally, learners must be capable of self-directed study as this course is delivered through blended learning.

Upon successfully finishing this Workshop, participants will receive a Barrow Consultancy & Training Certificate valid for two years.

All fees for registration and certification are included in the workshop cost.

Our workshops are delivered thorough blended learning, removing the necessity for in-person lectures. Learners are granted a 30-day timeframe to complete a workshop, beginning on any Monday or Thursday.

Upon enrolment, learners will receive login credentials to access module materials at their convenience.

Group training and pricing details are available upon request.

Please feel free to contact us at 059 97 21416 for further information.