Training courses at Cyrenians Good Food (Edinburgh)

Cyrenians Good Food is an accredited Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS) Centre offering a range of training around food, cooking, health and hygiene.  Places are available on courses in June and July. These include: Elementary Food and Health course 24 June 2013 A full one-day course that covers basic nutrition, the  relationship between diet …

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CFHS learning and development programme

A few places are still available for the following courses in our learning and development programme :   REHIS introduction to health and safety, 3 October, Out of the Blue Drill Hall, Edinburgh, 9.30 am – 12.30 pmREHIS elementary food and health, 22 October, Ross County Football Club, Dingwall, 9.30 am – 4.30 pmScottish Grocers Federation’s …

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Looking for food hygiene training?

The REHIS (Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland) website contains a list of all centres registered to deliver the Elementary Food Hygiene course. The list of centres includes community and voluntary sector providers, as well as colleges, local authorities and the private sector.  

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SCDC training and support 2012-2014

The Scottish Community Development Centre (SCDC) has updated its training and support brochure for 2012-2014. Visit for more information on what is available and how to apply.

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Just Enterprise Learning and Development Programme 2012/2013

Just Enterprise has recently announced details of its Learning and Development Programme 2012/2013. For more information and details of how to register, visit

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RSPH Diploma in Nutrition and Health course

Applications are still welcome from community food practitioners that wish to apply for one of the seven places available on the RSPH Diploma in Nutrition and Health course being run by the Nutrition Training Company in Glasgow from 11-15 June. Further information and the application form are available in the Current Work section. Please note: …

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RSPH Diploma in Nutrition and Health – free places

CFHS is offering to pay the course fees for seven community food practitioners to obtain the RSPH Diploma in Nutrition and Health. The course is being delivered by the Nutrition Training Company over 4 days, from 11-15 June 2012 (exam 27 June). Applicants must have the RSPH certificate in Nutrition and Health or an equivalent …

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Additional CFHS funding available

CFHS is pleased to invite applications from groups and agencies working with or within the community or voluntary sector to deliver the REHIS Elementary Food and Health Course for carers of adults with a learning disability which was developed in 2011. Groups and agencies can apply for up to £600 towards the costs of delivering …

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Training opportunity

A few places are still available for CFHS’s equality and diversity training. This training is ideal for organisations that want to find out how they can ensure that their activities and services are reaching everyone living in their community. The training will be held on Thursday 16 February from 10 am to 4.30 pm in …

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Learning and doing

Are you keen to learn and apply new approaches to how you monitor and evaluate? Do you want to show people what your organisation can do? Training available: there are places available for ‘CFHS Learning Accounts’ in partnership with Evaluation Support Scotland, to enable community food and health initiatives to access the full range of …

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