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Complete Food Intervetion Area - Compass Catering


Intervention area

Food  and  Health & Safety

Nature of training opportunity

To join the Compass Group UK and Ire Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) team for a period of 1 week. 

The services Compass offer at the Millennium Stadium are full catering services, taking responsibility for all Food, Hygiene and Health and Safety within our department. We work closely with the stadium management to meet the BS8901 criteria, which has now been accredited.  The Compass team are responsible for ISO certificated company policy and procedures related to these activities and for providing guidance and support to all business areas to promote legal compliance and best practice.  This typically includes training, inspection/audit, accident investigation and business/client liaison.

The Millennium Stadium is an iconic venue in the centre of Cardiff, hosting International Welsh Rugby, concerts and sporting events. The stadium capacity is 74,500 people, with 6 lounges and 122 private boxes, which can equate to 3,000 Hospitality meals on an event day.

Training outcome

Compass Group UK & Ireland can offer experience to fulfil the following training outcomes


F1     Contamination of Food
F3     HACCP
F5     Audit of Food Premises
F7     Food Borne Illness

Health & Safety       

S1      Preventative Interventions
S3      Audit of High Risk Process
S5      Determining effectiveness of Safety  Management Systems
S7      Work Place Accidents

Health Protection and Development

HP4     Improving health and wellbeing

Training provider

Compass Group UK & Ireland


Jane Byrd
Senior General Manager, Cardiff City Stadium & Millennium Stadium
Email: jane.byrd@compass-group.co.uk
Web: www.compass-group.co.uk

Learning period required

A one week placement– based at the Millennium Stadium

Precluded dates


Specific requirements

Student will be expected to organise and finance their own travel and accommodation

Students to bring safety shoes and hard hat.

Students to bring food grade white coat, hairnet and hat.

Group visit? *


Additional comments

Student should apply by email to the email address above giving brief details of why they wish to take up the placement and how they feel that they could make a contribution to the work of the Compass Group. No other form of application will be considered.

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