Training Course: Minimizing Food Safety Risks in Schools

January 07, 2016

The recent incident of water supplies at schools contaminated by lead has raised much public awareness over food safety risk in Hong Kong. Maintaining food safety practices and procedures is crucial for any school and other educational organizations in order to ensure health and safety of students and staff, and prevent the outbreaks of undesirable food incidents. 

As a global leader in safety and quality solutions for food and catering industries, Intertek is hosting a training course  on “Minimizing Food Safety Risk in School” to introduce major food safety challenges faced by educational organizations today and how they can implement best practices to minimize risks.  From personal hygiene,food handling to microbiological contamination, our food expert will walk you through the important food safety criteria and common food safety concerns.

The course is an introductory  class in food safety designed for management and staff in schools who are responsible for administrating food related operation and management. Seats are limited and participants are encouraged to enroll early.


Training Details


Jan 29, 2016 (Fri)


4:30 – 6:30pm


2/F, Garment Centre, 576 Castle Peak Road, Lai Chi Kok, Hong Kong
(MTR Exit B1)
Click for location map 

Topics & Details:

Introduction to food safety

Personal Hygiene

School canteens

Receiving of food and food contact items

Storage of food and food contact items

Preparation of food

Serving of food

Cleaning & Sanitation

Lunch box handling

Receiving of lunch box

Storage of lunch box

Bacteria related to food safety

Speaker Bio:

Mandy Cheng, Food Safety Manager


Food Science background 

CIEH Level 4 Professional Instructor 

10-year experience in food-safety management in the hospitality and food industry 

Experienced in HACCP / ISO 22000 (Food Factory / 5-Star Hotel - very first in Asia Pacific) 

ISO 22000 Lead Auditor 


Cantonese (with English handout)


$200 per head; Training certificates included

(Bring crossed cheque payable to "Intertek Testing Services HK Ltd." or bank- in slip to HSBC A/C: 511-894206-002 on Jan 29) 

Enrolment Deadline:

Jan 27, 2016 (Wed)


Enrollment Slip

School Name


Participant Name

Tel No.


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To enroll, please submit the above Enrolment Slip on or before  Jan 27, 2016 (Wed) by e-mail to or fax to +852 2786 1903. For enquiries, please contact Ms. Effie Ng at + 852 2173 8884. Thanks.