Food hygiene training

Food hygiene training is crucial to the safe operation of a food business whether you are a small corner shop or a large catering premises.

The training of food handlers is a consideration of the National Food Hygiene Rating assessment.  

Book your food hygiene training course with Newport City Council

Training courses

Newport City Council food safety team can provide the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) Foundation Level food hygiene training (old Level 2) for food businesses across south east Wales.  

Training courses cost £45 per person and take place at Newport Civic Centre, the next courses are listed below: 

Course title 




CIEH Level 2 Food Hygiene (Flying Start) 

3 September 2018

Civic Centre


HACCP Principles and Practice 

14 September 2018

Brynglas House Training Centre


CIEH Level 2 Food Hygiene 

20 September 2018 

Civic Centre


CIEH Level 2 Food Hygiene 

24 October 2018

Civic Centre



At least 10 people must book in order for the course to run.  

The course lasts around 6 hours and you will be trained by environmental health staff, receive course material and a certificate on completion of the short multi-choice test at the end. 

Complete the food training course booking form (pdf)  

Please note courses must be paid for in advance

Hosting a training event

We can provide training at your venue if you have a large number of staff to be trained and have the necessary facilities. 

For large groups there may be a discounted rate.


Email the food safety team at with any queries.