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Highfield Level 2 Award in HACCP for Catering (RQF)

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About Course

The Highfield Level 2 Award in HACCP for Catering (RQF) is aimed at those working in a food catering environment and other food handlers. The qualification is intended for those already working in catering and those who are preparing to work in the industry. The objective of the qualification is to provide an introduction to HACCP, and also support those who are, or will be part of a HACCP (hazard analysis and critical control points) team within a catering environment.

Qualification Awarding Body
Highfield Qualifications  - UK

​Entry Requirements
Age : 16 years or above

Course Duration
Six (6) Hours

Course Fees

INR 7500 / GBP 75 / USD 95

​​​Modes of Study

  • ​Online

  • Classroom

  • In-House

  • Blended

​​Mode of Exam

  • ​Online

Guidance on Assessment

  • Assessment Method : Multiple Choice Question​​

  • No. of  Questions : 15

  • Pass mark : 9/15 (60%)

  • Duration : 30 Minutes

Course Content

  • Recognise the role of the food handler in implementing a Food Safety Management System based on HACCP principles

  • Outline the need for prerequisite programmes

  • Identify common prerequisite programmes

  • Recognise steps required to develop HACCP based food safety systems

  • Identify the purpose of identifying hazards at each step in a food process

  • Identify the importance of, and methods which can be used to determine specific controls at steps in the process

  • Recognise the importance of identifying critical (safe) limits

  • Identify the importance of monitoring controls

  • Identify ways of monitoring controls

  • Identify the purpose of taking appropriate corrective action

  • State the importance of verification and review of HACCP based Food Safety Management Systems

  • State the importance of documentation and records needed to support HACCP based Food Safety Management Systems

The exam is conducted via Highfield E-assessment and is remotely invigilated online at your home or your workplace.​

Exam Requirements

  • Photographic ID [Passport / Driving Licence / National ID ]

  • PC/Laptop - PC or Laptop running Windows 7 or higher, or a Mac running iOS X or higher

  • Webcam

  • Smartphone running Android 4.1 or IOS 8.0 with camera / video functionality.

  • Good internet connection

  • Personal email address


  • Successful candidates receive a certificate from the Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance.

Qualification Documents

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