WSQ Basic Food Hygiene Course
CRS-Q-0037784-FSS Follow Food & Beverage Safety and Hygiene Policies and Procedures
$140 (SkillsFuture Credit applicable)
*Terms and conditions applies.
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20, Upper Circular Road #01-24 The Riverwalk, Singapore 058416.
From 1st October 2014, The Basic Food Hygiene Course and Refresher Course, a national level recognized and mandatory training and assessment require for food handler will now come under the Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ) Food and Beverage Framework.
SSG and NEA (NOTE: With effect from 1 April 2019, all food-related functions will come under the Singapore Food Agency, SFA). sought to raise the food standards through its standardized training and assessment know-how, and at the same time, ensuring food handler are well trained to perform in their daily task.
Training will be conducted in either language medium, English and Mandarin respectively.
On completion of this unit, participants will have the knowledge and skills in Follow Food & Beverage Safety and Hygiene Policies and Procedures and be able to apply them at their workplace. These include:
► Practising good personal hygiene
► Using safe ingredients
► Handling food safely
► Storing food safely
► Maintaining cleanliness of utensils, equipment and service / storage areas
To equip food handlers with the knowledge and application skills in Follow Food & Beverage Safety and Hygiene Policies and Procedures and can be able to apply them in their workplace.
At the end of the course, participants will be required to undergo an assessment for 1.5 hours which comprises of practical performance (PP), multiple choice questioning (MCQ) and oral questioning (OQ).
Participants who are certified competent will be awarded a Statement of Attainment (SOA) from SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG).
New entree to Food and Beverage industry
Food Handlers (i.e. any individual who prepares food and beverage products in NEA-licensed eating establishments)
6 hours training and 1.5 hours for assessment
Teacher to Student Ratio
Course Fee (with SSG Funding*)
(capped at S$17/hr)
Singapore Citizens / PRs
Aged 21 years and above
Non-SMEs: Singapore Citizens aged below 40 years / PRs
(capped at S$25/hr)
Aged 40 years and above
SMEs: Singapore Citizens / PRs
Non-SMEs: Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above
(capped at S$26.50/hr)
Singapore Citizens who are eligible for Workfare Training Support Scheme (WTS)
35 years and above (or 13 years and above for Persons with Disabilities) with monthly income of not more than S$2,000
# Absentee payroll support in addition to course fee funding available for company sponsored candidates.
* Terms and conditions applied to all types of SSG funding. More details at www.ssg-wsg.gov.sg/.