REHIS Courses


ECF is a certificated centre for REHIS (The Royal Environmental Health Institute for Scotland).  Courses provided are:

  • Introduction to Food Hygiene – for non-food handlers
  • Elementary Food Hygiene – all food workers in the food industry
  • Elementary Food and Health – to provide nutrition and health information to people working in a wide range of catering outlets. Provides up-to-date information that extends their knowledge and understanding of the relationship between food and health.
  • Allergy Awareness - for anyone working in the provision of food

All courses are being held at Hibernian Community Foundation, South Stand, Easter Road Stadium, 12 Albion Place, Edinburgh, EH7 5QG - Tel: 0131 656 7062

The South Stand is the one at the end nearest Arthurs Seat. Walk along Albion Road. Past Norton Park on your left. The South Stand is on your left at the end.

Aerial view here.  

Lothian Buses: 3, 5, 7, 8, 14, 27, 29, 30, 31, 35, 37, 45, 47, 49, 67.

The next planned courses are as follows:

REHIS Elementary Food Hygiene - cost £55 - Suitable for anyone working with food or wanting to work with food.

Monday 13th May - 10.00am - 5.00pm 

Monday 10th June - 10.00am - 5.00pm

Monday 9th September - 10.00am - 5.00pm

Monday 4th November - 10.00am - 5.00pm

Monday 16th December - 10.00am - 5.00pm

REHIS Elementary Food and Health (Nutrition) - FREE - Suitable for anyone working with food or would like to know more about healthy food

Monday 20th May - 10.00am - 5.00pm

Monday 24th June - 10.00am - 5.00pm

Monday 2nd September - 10.00am - 5.00pm

Monday 28th October - 10.00am - 5.00pm

Monday 9th December - 10.00am - 5.00pm

REHIS Allergy Awareness - £37.50 - Restaurants, cafes, community cafes, hotels, nurseries, schools, community centres, carers, hospitals and anyone working in the provision of food

Monday 27th May - 10.00am - 1.30pm

REHIS Eating Well for Older People - FREE 

Monday 3rd June - 10.00am - 1.30pm

Monday 25th November - 10.00am - 1.30pm

All courses may be delivered privately at your venue by arrangement.

Also available by arrangement: REHIS Introduction to Food Hygiene (3.5 hours, £32.50); REHIS Introduction to Food and Health (3.5 hours, £0); REHIS Elementary Food and Health for Carers of Adults with a Learning Disability (9 hours, £0)