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When we talk about personal hygiene, we tend to think about how staying clean and well-groomed affects our own health. But did you know that, especially in a hospitality workplace, your personal hygiene can affect the health of others?

In our post-pandemic world, we know more than ever about the importance of thorough hand-washing. Everyone is individually responsible for maintaining the highest standard of hygiene at work - not only for moral reasons, but to protect the reputation of your venue. In this lesson, you'll discover best-practice methods for maintaining personal hygiene in hospitality.

What you'll learn in the Personal hygiene of food handlers lesson

  • Why and how personal hygiene can impact food safety
  • When you must wash your hands at work
  • World Health Organization standard method for hand-washing

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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