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Chartered Institute of Environmental Health - The Chartered institute of Environmental Health was founded in 1883 and is an entirely independent organisation representing the interests of the environmental health profession. it offers a range of professional, educational and membership services, as well as training courses, events and publications.
  HABC Highfield - Awarding Body for Compliance - the awarding body that listens.
HABC is the fastest growing Awarding Body in the UK, providing qualifications in Food Safety, Health and Safety, First Aid and Licensing.
   
  www.mosserhowe.co.uk -  our centre near Cockermouth in The English Lake District, Western Cumbria,North West England,where we offer both day and residential courses. A wonderful tranquil setting on the top of a hill with 360 degree views of Scotland and the Lakeland fells. A more relaxing and peaceful learning environment would be hard to find.
The Howe also offers self-catering holiday accommodation.   
  
IFL The professional body for teachers and trainers in further education (FE) and skills         
                          
Online edition of the British education newspaper, including an archive of back issues and resources for teachers. www.tes.co.uk
Routledge Education Arena
Keeping you up-to-date with the latest academic research published by Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group
The Education Arena is a resource for academics, researchers and practitioners, involved in education research.
Food Standards Agency- set up in April 2000 to protect people's health and the interests of consumers in relation to food.
                                                 
Health Protection Agency - on reported food poisoning and food borne illness by micro-organism type and area outbreak.
 The Bad Bug Book - information on food borne pathogenic micro-organisms
Read more in this condensed version of FDA's "Bad Bug Book", espically for kids.
For more details on any of the organisms listed, or to find out about other organisms, you may want to go to FDA's Bad Bug Book at: http://vm.cfsan.fda.gov/~mow/intro.html.
Food Link - The Food and drink federation's foodlink web site provides food safety tips and advice, information about some of the causes of food poisoning and details of activities taking place during the K's annual foodlink National Food Safety Week
                                 
Codex Alimentarius - Web site of the Codex Alimentarius Commission. This organisation was set up by the FAO and WHO to develop food standards and guidelines.
                 
                               
DEFRA - Web for the Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs
William Marsman - Dr Willem Marsman offers his expertise in international food safety issues including HACCP, Codex Alimentarius, compliance, WTO SPS Agreement, ISO standards and auditing, and risk analysis and management.
Institute of Food Science and Technology - Founded in 1964 this site contains details about the Institute of Food Science and technology and number of comprehensive articles on key food issues that are updated regularly.
World Health Organisation - The objective of the WHO is the attainment by all people of the highest possible level of health. Health, defined in the WHO Constitution, is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of diseases of infirmity. 
                                                          
    HSE The Health and Safety Executive
The British Nutrition Foundation (BNF) was established over 40 years ago and exists to deliver authoritative, evidence-based information on food and nutrition in the context of health and lifestyle. Accurate interpretation of nutrition science is at the heart of all they do.
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