Food safety and food hygiene

In today’s climate it’s never been more important to ensure that food hygiene and food safety responsibilities are taken seriously.

Santia through our food safety division the Food Safety Consortium, provide food businesses with creditable and robust food safety governance.  We have an undisputable reputation for delivering food safety services that go beyond compliance and our food safety practices are trusted by leading retailers and auditors across the UK.

All of our work is carried out by highly qualified and experienced food safety and food hygiene consultants, auditors and technologists.  We take pride in offering independent and best in class advice and look to develop a partnership; which enables your business to continuously improve and evolve, whilst effectively managing your risk, your reputation and bottom line.

For help and advice on food safety or food hygiene, call us on 02920 852 852 or email us here

Our experienced food safety consultants can help you overcome challenges and provide practical insight and solutions to drive continuous improvement within your food business. 

Whether you are a retailer, food manufacturer or catering/hospitality business we can provide consultancy services to help you:

  • Address a known quality or hygiene issue
  • Analyse customer complaints or product recalls
  • Develop a tailor made quality management system that makes your business safe and compliant
  • Undertake risk assessments or gap analysis of your current food safety practices 
  • Become compliant with HACCP and BRC Global Food Safety Standards

Whether you are a retailer looking to manage your suppliers; a food manufacturer with a number of production sites or a restaurant/hotel chain looking to maintain excellent food safety practices across your group; Santia together with the FSC are able to provide you with expert resource.

We can provide independent, specialist and bespoke audit solutions that meet your food safety objectives covering:

  • Supplier audits
  • Allergen management audits
  • Internal audits
  • Hygiene
  • Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)
  • Rapid Response
  • Health & Safety
  • Store Audits

Santia provides a range of accredited and non-accredited food safety training courses that address the needs of the food industry both within the UK and Internationally.

Whether you are looking for a course that provides you with an industry recognised qualification (such as BRC or RSPH) or wanting to up skill your employees in order to improve your business processes, Santia offers a wide range of training solutions that will meet your individual needs.

Courses are offered at our state of the art training facilities in Cardiff, which is an approved Centre for the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) and in-company at your premises.

What food safety courses are on offer?

  • British Retail Consortium Standards (BRC)
  • Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) encompassing HACCP and food safety for retail, catering and manufacturing
  • Practical Factory Management that offers a practical element as part of our in-company offering and include metal detection, allergen management, pest control, foreign body control and hygiene

How we make sure you get a return on your investment

Developed and delivered by industry experts who have been auditing against both BRC Global Standards and retailer Codes of Practice for many years, coupled with “hands on” experience having held roles within industry; Santia’s food safety courses provide delegates with the required legislative theory and a practical element that ensures delegates go back to work with the ability to apply what they have learnt.

Our in-company courses can be tailored around your own specific requirements including retailer codes of practice.

What do others think of Santia’s food safety courses?

“The trainers were interesting, the course content was relevant and the practical work in the factory was most useful” – Technical Manager

“Very enjoyable, new ideas for me to implement, very good discussions” – Hygiene Manager

“The practical demonstration of a metal detector was far more effective than the SME training provided by our metal detector supplier!” – Technical Manager

If you would like to make an enquiry regarding Santia’s food safety training click here.

The Food Safety Consortium and Santia

The FSC is part of Santia Consulting Ltd and has been providing best in class food safety services to a major retailer and their food manufacturers for over 25 years. Today the FSC offers consultancy, auditing and training services to all food businesses including retail, manufacturing and hospitality. To find out more visit our website