Consumers have the right to make an informed decision, to achieve this food labelling must be accurate, legal and legible.
There have been recent changes to food labelling legislation and guidance is evolving. This is why it is so important to understand the legal requirements required on your food labels.
60 minutes. Was £14.99, now £7.49.
Online study / e-learning
The aim of this course is to provide you with an awareness of current food labelling legislation, the key aspects of food labelling and to help you label your food products legally and correctly.
By the end of this course you should:
- Understand the importance of correctly labelled food
- What information should be presented on a food label so consumers can make an informed choice
- How to present relevant information on a food label
- Understand the importance of allergen labelling
Legislation & Regulatory Justification
Introduction to Food Labelling
Why is labelling important?
What’s on a label?
Where to Present the Information?
Storage and Instructions for Use
Protected Food Names
Mandatory Nutritional Claims
Permitted Nutritional Claims
EU Register of Permitted Claims and Non-Authorised Claims
14 Named Allergens
Ingredients: lists, quantities and allergens
Food Supplements for Fortified Foods
Country of Origin Labelling
Alcoholic Beverages Labelling
Quiz – Food Labelling
Course Submission and Feedback
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Our course material is both current and relevant; verified by leaders in the industry.
We use a combination of text, imagery, videos and presentations to help you get the most out of this course.
This course features documents for you to download and use in your workplace.
Upon completion of the course you are required to complete a short feedback survey.
Frequently asked Questions
When does the course start and finish?
The course begins when you are ready. Although the course duration is 60 minutes, you can work at your own pace, and your progress is saved automatically.
How long do I have access to the course?
After registering for the course, you have 365 days to access the course.
Does the course have a test?
Yes. There is a short assessment at the end of the course. If you do not pass, you have the opportunity to review the content and re-take the assessment when you are ready.
Does the course offer a certificate upon completion?
Yes. Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a personalised certificate. This is saved to your personal dashboard. You can download and print this certificate when you require it. In addition, you are also credited with a digital badge that will feature in your personal dashboard.