Food Business Assistance LLP provides technical support and training for food companies. As a registered training provider we can deliver accredited qualifications from Levels 2 to 4. We can also develop and deliver bespoke training packages for specific business needs.

We have extensive technical management experience gaining in companies across the UK and Europe. This ensures we can offer advice and assistance on a wide range of product groups and manufacturing processes.

Whether you need help in preparing for BRC, SALSA or Retailer Audits or short term technical support we can help.

Located in North Wales we provide technical and training services to companies across the region and beyond.

Training Courses for Food Businesses

Food Safety Training

Food Safety and Food Hygiene Training courses for businesses in manufacturing and catering

Level 2 Food Safety

Level 3 Food Safety

Level 4 Food Safety

1 day basic food hygiene

2 day Intermediate course

5 day Advanced course


HACCP Training

Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point Training courses for food businesses in manufacturing and catering

Level 2 HACCP

Level 3 HACCP

Level 4 HACCP

1 day Basic HACCP course

2 day Intermediate course

5 day Advanced course


Auditor Training

A range of training courses designed to provide auditors in food businesses with the skills and knowledge required.

Level 3 Award in Effective Auditing and Inspection Skills

Practical Auditor training applying the lessons of the Level 3 to the operation

Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment

Root Cause Analysis
(focusing 5 Whys and Fishbone)

1 day internal auditors training course

1 day course usually added to the Level 3 to provide practical training

1/2 day introduction to undertaking risk assessment

1/2 day introduction to undertaking root cause analysis


Allergen Training

The training course is designed to ensure that participants understand the requirements of the legislation and Food Safety Standards for allergen information in food businesses.

Level 2 Award in Allergen Awareness

Level 3 Award in Allergen Awareness

1/2 day course in allergen awareness

1 day course in allergen management


Technical Training Courses

A range of technical courses for food businesses. All the training programmes can be amended and adapted to meet the specific needs of the organisation

Food Information and Food Labelling

1 day course for staff responsible for creating and approving labels and packaging

Food Defense & TACCP

1 day course for Technical and Operations staff with responsibility for food safety and security.

Microbiology for Non-Microbiologists

1 day course for any staff who need a broader understanding of microbiology and how it relates to food safety and hygiene.


Training for New Food Businesses

Staring a new food business

Staring a new food business brings a number of challenges not least the demands for specialist knowledge and training.
At FBA we have created a number of short, 1 hour, Webinars each focussed on a different specific topic.
These are our Essential Training Courses for New Food Businesses.

Technical Support

More information on short courses

FBA can provide technical support with many areas ranging from preparing for your BRC audit through to understanding and implementing procedures to meet retailer standards. We can help with completing internal audits or auditing external suppliers.

Preparing for Certification Audits

We can offer technical assistance and guidance in preparing for various certification audits.
Our support can help with the initial Gap analysis right through to being there on the day of the audit. With an action plan prepared for you to follow we can then help keep you on track.

  • BRC
  • Salsa
  • ISO
  • FSSC
  • IFS
  • Organic
  • FSMA
  • Retailer standards

Traceability Systems

To ensure you meet your regulatory and certification requirements we can assist in testing and assessing the traceability system. Where required we can help establish an effective process.
Traceability and product recall can be a complex issue for some businesses. We can help in designing the records keeping and producers you need in order to meet your regulatory obligations.

Quality and Food Safety Management System

Helping the technical team develop and understand the quality and food safety management systems needed by the business. Building a comprehensive but functional Food Safety and Quality system is essential for the operation of any food manufacturing business.

Product Labelling & Proof Reading

We can assist with the mandatory information required on food labelling. Help with proof reading and checking artwork. Our training programme can allow your staff to better understand the regulations and requirements around food information for consumers.

Interim Technical Management

To support the business with short term experienced technical management. We can help fill a short term gap in recruitment or to support the team during a major project or period of change. We have extensive experience across a wide range of products, processes and organisations.

Starting a new food business

Contact FBA for more information on how we can provide technical support for your business.



For more information on any of the training courses or technical services available from FBA please contact us.