Who Are We

Entecom provides training, consulting and software compliance solutions to the food and beverage industry.

We know that many small food businesses struggle to make sense of all the food safety compliance requirements and end up feeling overwhelmed, stressed out and waste a lot of time and money. It really does not have to be this way.


We provide solutions to make compliance easier, faster and more affordable because compliance is essential for the success of every food business.

We want to help companies comply with food safety legislation and standards in a way that is understandable, manageable and sustainable, so that food safety can become a way of life in the food industry.

Entecom has franchisees situated in every region in South Africa as well as in Botswana. Our Head Office is located in the friendly city of Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth). We have served the food industry for over 16 years and have assisted over 400 companies with formal food safety certification and thousands of staff with food safety training. Our consultants are trained food safety leader auditors and we are passionate about helping and supporting food businesses with their food safety compliance.


Our services include:

  • Accredited R638 Food Safety Training for the Person in Charge. We have eLearning, classroom and virtual training options
  • Basic Food Hygiene, Good Manufacturing Practices, HACCP, Allergen Management and many more FoodBev SETA Accredited courses and workshops to equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to manage your food safety compliance confidently


We have designed food safety compliance support packages tailored for small business owners to make food safety compliance easier and affordable to achieve.

Our food safety compliance packages include:

  • Food Safety training for the person in charge
  • DIY Food Hygiene Training Packages so that you can train your own food handlers using our ready-to-use solutions
  • Starter Solution - R638 compliance
  • Basic Food Safety - GFSI Basic Level Food Safety Compliance
  • Intermediate – GFSI Intermediate Level Food Safety Compliance

We bring a new and better digital compliance solution for Small Suppliers that includes:

  • A free one-hour consultation to understand your food business and to explain the compliance process
  • A site visit where we will meet you face to face and walk through your facility
  • A GFSI Basic Food Safety system in EO (Entecom online) a software solution that includes a full suite of digital food safety documents and checklists that you can start using immediately
  • A pre-certification readiness assessment before your food safety audit
  • Ongoing monthly support by food safety experts to keep you on track
  • Free webinars, eBooks and blogs to make food safety compliance easier and rewarding as you see positive results in your food business