This qualification is designed for learners who are working in a food manufacture or supply chain environment. It offers learners the opportunity to develop skills and knowledge required to prove competence at work in team leadership roles. The qualification provides food manufacturers and the supply chain businesses with a unique combination of team management competences set in a highly focused food business context. It has been designed to manage and improve team performance, quality assurance and deployment of business systems in a food manufacture or supply chain environment.
Mandatory Units may include:
Understand how to monitor and control throughput to achieve targets in food operations
Understand how to contribute to continuous improvement for achieving excellence in food operation
Optional units – to be arranged
12 - 24 months depending on course and individual circumstances
Oral and written unit assessments through student portfolio with practical vocational observation by a qualified Assessor; Witness Testimonies and Professional Discussion.
18 – 24 years old working 21 hrs or above in a relevant job role
All aged groups, must be employed or working voluntary in a relevant job role
Students can progress to higher education or a higher level of Food Industry Skills qualification.
Job Roles within the Food Industry
This qualification will support progression to further learning within the food management industry.