Find out about current local and national awareness campaigns, events and advice to help food businesses in Eastbourne.
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From the Food Standards Agency on YouTube...
Food Safety - It’s in Your Hands (external link) - a series of short films on food safety coaching to support food business operators (FBOs). The videos are about a minute long and include an introduction and 10 instructional videos covering the '4 Cs' of food hygiene - cleaning, cross-contamination, cooking and chilling.
Safer Food, Better Business
We promote the tools available to help food businesses, including the Safer Food, Better Business (SFBB) food safety management packs and staff training online DVD:
Our Local Business Events
The council's Environmental Health service runs local events and initiatives to help support food businesses in Eastbourne.
Talks to local business groups by our Environmental Health Officers have included:
a talk to local care home managers on the National Food Hygiene Rating Scheme
a talk on preventing back pain and slips and falls in catering to Chinese catering workers in Eastbourne, at one of their social meetings held at Parklands Infant School
a talk to Sussex Care Homes Association about the importance of management systems in food safety
a free food safety awareness training session in Portuguese to approximately 20 Ward Assistants at Eastbourne District General Hospital.