How to prepare food safely at home

How to prepare food safely at home

Whether you’re working from home or just trying to save a bit of extra money, eating in is a great way to become a better cook while protecting your wallet. But for those used to ready-made lunches and takeaway dinners, it can be a bit overwhelming finding out...
Food safety during the festive season

Food safety during the festive season

Christmas isn’t Christmas without food. It’s a time to enjoy the company of loved ones in the sunshine, eat and be merry. At the Australian Institute of Accreditation, we understand it’s all go go go! at this time of year – things can get a little hectic to say the...
Personal hygiene tips for food handlers

Personal hygiene tips for food handlers

Whether you are handling food at home, in a hotel, restaurant, sandwich shop, cafeteria or bar, it is important to practise good personal hygiene in order to prevent the spread of foodborne illnesses. If you are handling food and touching your mouth, nose, hair or...
Are the gloves off for food safety?

Are the gloves off for food safety?

Now more than ever in this Covid-19 world, we’re likely to see personal protective equipment (PPE) as a part of our dining experience. Whether we’re eating in or taking away, staff in both front of house and back of house roles are almost certainly wearing gloves. The...