LEVEL 2 - FOOD AND DRINK OPERATIONS

Course Level

Level 2

Duration

12-18 Months

Location

England

What is involved in the level 2 FOOD AND DRINK OPERATIONS APPRENTICESHIP

About to start employment in the food and drink industry and want to learn and apply your skills?

Throughout this Level 2 Food and Drink Operations apprenticeship, learners will understand how to work effectively in food and drink processing or manufacturing operations.

Food and Drink Process Operators work in one of the largest, most dynamic, and fastest-growing industry sectors. Every day, producers, manufacturers and retailers make and sell millions of innovative food products to consumers in the UK and around the world.

Process Operators typically work on production lines within food manufacturing businesses.

Upon achievement of qualification, learners will have developed the level of competence that will enable them to perform consistently, reliably, and productively in their work role and make a positive contribution to their employment.

 
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What you will learn in a Food and drink operations apprenticeship

UNIT 1: GETTING STARTED

  • Your position in the business and how it adds value.
  • Knowledge of the food and drink sector and the types of organisations within it.
  • Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Tools and equipment used in food and drink production.
  • Characteristics and properties of food and drink products.
  • Stock requirements and food safety.
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UNIT 2: SERVICE DELIVERY

  • Apply product quality assurance
  • Follow food and drink production
  • Communicate with colleagues
  • Collect and interpret information
  • Identify and resolve issues
  • Apply basic continuous improvement techniques

UNIT 3: DEMONSTRATE

  • Put health, safety, food safety, and sustainability first.
  • Take ownership of given work
  • Team-focus to meet work goals
  • Adapt to changing work requests
  • Seek learning and development opportunities.

UNIT 4: END POINT ASSESSMENT

 

  • Knowledge Test
  • Observation with Q&A
  • Professional Discussion

Whats next?

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