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Online Food Safety At Work

Food Safety At Work provides the skills and knowledge on how to comply with food safety, identify food hazards, prevent food contamination and personal hygiene standards.


This course includes non-accredited content with the addition of the following nationally accredited unit(s):

  • SITXFSA001 Use hygienic practices for food safety

What will you learn?

  • Learn about personal hygiene and cleaning practices to prevent contamination of food
  • Develop the skills to identify and control food hazards
  • Understand relevant food safety laws, standards and codes
  • Develop skills using hands-on food preparation techniques


Session Content

Day 1 (AEST/AEDT) Session
10:30am – 1:30pm Real time instructor led training session via video conference
1: 30pm – 2:00pm Break
2:00pm – 3:00pm Complete online eLearning activities and view demonstrations via Learning Management System


Day 2 (AEST/AEDT) Session
Allotted time              Assessment activities via video conference – your assessment time will be provided on Day 1.


Digital Badge – Online Food Safety At Work

Upon successful completion, you will earn a recognised Training U For Work microcredential which is a great addition to your resume and can be verified by an employer anywhere, any time!








Upon successful completion, a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment will be issued for the following units of competency:

  • SITXFSA001 – Use hygienic practices for food safety


You will be assessed through out the training sessions, and will be required to demonstrate the knowledge and skills to gain competency over three assessments:

  • A short quiz
  • A practical task based completed via video conference by your trainer 1:1
  • A case study


When you study with genU Training, we want you to succeed. Entry requirements allow us to make sure that you have the right pre-existing knowledge and skills to achieve your chosen course. You will need to provide evidence that you meet the requirements listed in this section.

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course. You can apply for this course now.

Study requirements

During your study, you will need to meet specific requirements that are necessary for you to complete your course work and be successful:

1. Language, Literacy and Numeracy

Students will need to demonstrate that they have the appropriate language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) skills

2. Your time

The Online Food Safety At Work is a two day commitment. Please ensure you allow time for yourself to be available for each day

3. Your agreement

Please note this training will be recorded for video assessment evidence

4. Your equipment

    • Hand washing basin
    • Hand soap
    • Chopping board
    • Tongs
    • Knives
    • Plates
    • Paper towel
    • Rubbish bin
    • Gloves

Variety of produce including:

    • Butter/margarine
    • Bread/wrap/roll
    • Tomato/avocado/lettuce
    • Cheese
    • A meat product

5. Your workstation

Make sure you have a suitable area to complete your training

e.g.  Desk/table, comfortable chair, no tripping hazards and room to move around for assessment.
Make sure you’ve got access to water/tea/coffee (you will also get a lunch break)

6. Your setup

Your training can be completed anywhere you have access to data/Wifi on a Desktop Computer, Laptop, Tablet or Mobile Phone.

You will need to download & have access to Zoom (video conference software) prior to your training, this will allow you to login to your ‘live’ training sessions, you can do this by searching Zoom in:

        • App Store on your IPhone/IPad/MacBook
        • Google Play on your Android phone/tablet
        • Copy & Paste the following link on your laptop or desktop computer web browser:

Please note: You will need access to turn your Camera and Microphone on as required when using video conference

You must complete your online enrolment to gain access to the Learning Management System (LMS) online learning login details

What you will get from us

An email from us 24 hours prior to your training, this email will  include:

  • A link for you to click on that will automatically open your Zoom app  and take you to your ‘live’ training session on the day of your training. Please ensure you click this link 10 minutes prior to your training start time
  • Instructions of how to login to the LMS to complete your online learning activities and view demonstrations


Australian residents can access this course via our full fee for service rate.

Fee For Service
$AUD 300.00 (per person)

* Course costs may vary subject to location and equipment requirements

There may also be other charges such as material or amenities fees. A genU Training staff member will assist you in determining your course fees and a statement of fees detailing all course charges will be provided prior to enrolment.

For full details of genU Training’s course fees please view our Fees & Charges page.


genU Training offer Online Food Safety At Work, in the following format:

Virtual Training Room (day)  – Study in real time online with instructor-led sessions via video conferencing, supplemented with guided activities via the Learning Management System (eLearning)

2 consecutive days (11:30am – 4:00pm AEST/AEDT)


Need assistance or have a question. Please contact the Training U For Work team on:

Hours: Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm (AEST/AEDT)

Office: 1300 582 687 (option 4) ; or

Direct: 0477 026 638 ; or



Study Mode:
Online (day) via virtual training room

Course Length
2 days (11:30am - 4:00pm AEST/AEDT)