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Even if you and your team keep excellent personal hygiene, food can still become unsafe to eat in many different ways. The first step to making sure a guest is never served contaminated food at your venue is being able to understand different factors that can lead to food becoming contaminated, and recognizing when food is no longer safe to serve.

In this lesson, Alastair McLeod explains how and why food can become contaminated.

What you'll learn in the Contamination of food lesson

  • How food can become unsafe
  • Common causes of food contamination
  • Ways to identify contaminated food

Who is the Food safety and hygiene fundamentals course for

This online course is aimed at any hospitality worker who comes into contact with food or customers.


Alastair McLeod

Alastair McLeod is an Australian chef and TV personality who recently founded a catering business with its own product line.

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