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 Canongate Youth Project  – 2nd floor, 6 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1LT unless stated.

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.

Tuesday 27th Feb - 10.00am - 5.00pm

Monday 26th March - 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 5th March - 10.00am - 5.00pm


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

Wednesday 28th February - 10.00am - 1.30pm