New products

Romanian food safety exam papers available

28/10/2014 Posted in: New products

FDQ has released Romanian versions of the examination papers which complement the food safety endorsed programme. We therefore now have exam papers available in EIGHT different foreign languages to support the multi-lingual nature of our food sector.

Centres with approval to offer our suite of food safety programmes in foreign languages are automatically entitled to utilise the new Romanian versions. 

View our newly released FIS qualifications

29/9/2014 Posted in: New products

We would like to draw our centres' attention to the recent release of two new Food Industry Skills (VRQ) learning based qualifications at level 2, now available for use.

These regulated qualifications have been developed and accredited due to demand from centres to provide further progression for learners in a learning based environment. They are therefore appropriate for those who wish to move onto further study or into a career in the food industry.

Level 2 Fish and Shellfish industry skills

13/3/2014 Posted in: New products

We have just received confirmation from Ofqual that amends to the Level 2 Fish and Shellfish Industry Skills Award, Certificate and Diploma qualifications have now been approved.

Please use updated structure and unit documents only.

To view the amended qualifications, please visit our Fish and Shellfish suite page.


FDQ Assessment app - reduce paperwork, save time

8/1/2014 Posted in: New products

The newly launched FDQ assessment tool, is available to demo today!

This FDQ Assessment System is a tablet based app, which can be used both online and offline, designed to expedite and improve the assessment process from the very first time you use it. It will reduce unnecessary paperwork, improve accuracy and save your assessors' time and money.

Food manufacturers to plug management skills gap image

Food manufacturers to plug management skills gap

3/7/2013 Posted in: New products

Pioneering new food management qualifications developed with food manufacturers are attracting the attention of some big players.

In response to long term demand from a food industry struggling with skills gaps at lower management level, specialist awarding organisation FDQ has developed these fresh and unique food management qualifications.

Arla and FDQ drive food safety image

Arla and FDQ drive food safety

7/5/2013 Posted in: New products

In a drive for increased consumer protection and industry excellence, the UK’s largest dairy company Arla Foods has pioneered a unique new take on dairy specific food safety training in the industry.