Health and Safety (Hygiene)
Training Course Outline

Level 2 Award in Hygiene in Health and Social Care

Provides employees with an introduction to hygiene hazards and how to control them

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Designed for all employees, this qualification is designed as an introduction to hygiene and ensures that vulnerable people are not exposed to unnecessary risks.

It will help everyone, including those in the private and voluntary healthcare sectors, to play their part in maintaining a clean and safe environment.

Course outline

The skills covered are:



3 hours

Entry requirements


Assessment method

Multiple choice examination

Awarding body

Chartered Institute of Environmental Health

QCA Accredited

Accreditation being sought.


This programme can be delivered at a venue of your choice, anywhere in the UK. To book or for more information, please call PEHPS on 0845 299 0711 or 0191 442 1562.


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