Use Hygienic Practices for Food Safety (SIT Unit)

Australian Training & Consulting

This unit is part of the Tourism, Travel and Hospitality Training Package. It provides students with the skills and knowledge required to apply personal hygiene practices to prevent contamination of food that might cause food-borne illnesses. It applies to all organisations with permanent or temporary kitchen premises or bar or smaller food preparation areas. It applies to food handlers who directly handle food or food contact surfaces such as cutlery, plates and bowls during their daily work activities.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education

Subjects you can Study:

Follow hygiene procedures and identify food hazards; Report any personal health issues; Prevent food contamination; Prevent cross-contamination by washing hands.

Further information:

Food handlers must comply with the requirements contained within the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code. In some States and Territories businesses are required to designate a food safety supervisor who is required to be certified as competent in this unit via a registered training organisation.

Related Careers:

Kitchen Hand, Tour Guide, Waiter,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Tamworth No info No
Australian Training and Consulting is a Registered Training Organisation that offers training in business, hospitality, horticulture, civil construction and local government. The provider also has WorkCover NSW assessors for OHS and National OHS Operator certificates. It offers training to new entrant trainees, and can provide federally funded training for existing worker trainees. The provider is approved to deliver training courses in line with the Australian Skills Vouchers and Work Skills Vouchers schemes.

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