Food Safety Level 2 (Online) – South Australia

This course provides the nationally recognised certificate SITXFSA002 Participate in safe food handling practices and allows you to work in the retail, hospitality and transport and distributions sectors in South Australia.

This online SITXFSA002 Participate in safe food handling practices (Food Safety Level 2) course covers the skill and knowledge requirements common to all States and Territories. Some legislative requirements and knowledge will differ across borders, however you will learn to;

  • Implement procedures for food safety
  • Follow all food safety policies and procedures correctly and consistently according to organisation food safety program requirements to ensure compliance of all food handling practices
  • Control food hazards at critical control points
  • Complete food safety monitoring processes and complete documents as outlined in the food safety program
  • Identify and report practices that are inconsistent with the food safety program
  • Take corrective actions for incidents where food hazards are unacceptable

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Course Outline

There are 6 core sections in the online SITXFSA002 Participate in safe food handling practices (Food Safety Level 2) course to complete followed by a final assessment.

Each section includes video, readings, interactive activities and case studies to assist in your learning experience.

SITXFSA002 Participate in safe food handling practices

  1. Element 1 – Follow food safety program
  2. Element 2 – Store food safely
  3. Element 3 – Prepare food safely
  4. Element 4 – Provide safe single use items
  5. Element 5 – Maintain a clean environment
  6. Element 6 – Dispose of food safely

Download the SITXFSA002 Participate in safe food handling practices qualification information for the full course details.

Club Training Australia is responsible for ensuring compliance and conducts regular reviews on all of its training programs.  Club Training Australia will ensure that through the implementation of the Australian Qualifications Framework Issuance Policy that students will be issued the certification documentation to which they are entitled to.

Course Duration

Please allow approximately nine (9) to ten (10) hours to complete your online training course.  From the time of enrolment, you have six (6) weeks to complete your training course.


Valid State Requirements

Each State in Australia has its own legislation governing Responsible Food Handling.

These competency standards are in alignment with the current national food safety training agenda and are approved by the National Quality Council (Department of Education, Science and Training):

Important Note for NSW: Club Training Australia is not an approved trainer for Food Safety Supervisor in NSW therefore this qualification does not apply to NSW businesses.


  • SITXFSA002 Participate in safe food handling practices

On successful completion and grading of this training course, you will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment certificate to download and print from the Club Training Australia student portal.

Where Can I Work?

  • Bars, Clubs and Pubs
  • Casinos and Gaming Venues
  • Hotels and Resorts
  • Café and Coffee Shops
  • Restaurants
  • Event & Conference Centres
  • Transport and Distribution Centres

Potential Career Outcomes

  • Duty Manager
  • Food & Beverage Attendant
  • Food & Beverage Supervisor
  • Food & Beverage Manager
  • Commercial Cook
  • Restaurant Manager
  • Sous Chef
  • Executive Chef
  • Operations Manager
  • Venue Manager


Who needs a SITXFSA002 Participate in safe food handling practices Certificate?

The Food Act 2006 (the Act) requires every licensed food business to have a Food Safety Supervisor. Every licensed food business must provide to the Local Government that issued the licence, information regarding the food safety supervisor for that business.

Is the online SITXFSA002 Participate in safe food handling practices (Food Safety Level 2) training course accepted in all Australian States and Territories?

Licensing laws are different in each State and Territory; not all States accept online training. The Club Training Australia online training course meets the requirements of the Australian Quality Training Framework and is a nationally recognised unit. This online training course is accepted in Western Australia and endorsed in the following States and Territories:-

  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Northern Territory
  • Victoria

How much does the course cost?

The SITXFSA002 Participate in safe food handling practices (Food Safety Level 2) online training course is $70, which includes phone and email support from our qualified trainers and assessors.

English is my second language, will I have difficulties understanding the learning materials?

Our qualified trainers and assessors have years of experience helping students from all over the world. Sometimes just having something explained over the phone makes the difference. Phone our Helpdesk on 1800 653 266 or (07) 3878 8977.

What type of certificates will I receive when I finish my online course?

You will receive the nationally recognised SITXFSA002 Participate in safe food handling practices certificate.

How long before I receive my certificate?

On successful completion of your Final Assessment, your nationally recognised Statement of Attainment will be produced. It will be available for download and printing from the Club Training Australia student portal by the next business day.