Factory tour: Leuze-en-Hainaut (Belgium)

Lutosa offers the opportunity to (future) professionals in the food industry to find out about its activities during a tour of its facilities located at Leuze-en-Hainaut, in Belgium (not possible at Sint-Eloois-Vijve), through the respect of a health and safety behavior charter as well as a pre-registration via the form below.

This educational tour allows to discover the specific careers related to the potato processing industry.
It must fit into a learning project and is intended exclusively for:

  • Secondary 6th grade of general education
  • Secondary 6th grade and 7th grade, qualification and transition techniques in agronomy, hotel and catering, logistics, automation, electromechanics
  • higher schools or university with technical orientation (automation, electro-mechanical, thermal energy), scientific (biochemistry, bioengineering, agronomy ...), management (management sciences, marketing, finance...)...
  • professional training institutions for adults

On the agenda (min. 2.5 hrs – max. 3hrs)

 

  • Detailed presentation of the business
  • Tour of one of our frozen chip production and packaging workshops highlighting the care taken over hygiene and food safety as well as the highly intensive degree of automation.
  • Tasting of Lutosa Belgian french fries
     

Tour options

Tours take place only on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays  from 8.30am to 5pm.
They are conducted in French, Dutch or English by guides specially trained to host groups.

Please note that tours are not available:

  • From 20 June to 15 October (holidays & potato harvest)
  • Bank holidays
  • During the Christmas and New Year holidays

Conditions for participation

The tour is free of charge.

We welcome groups between 12 and 15 people (including supervisors). If your group is larger in number, we ask you to split it and alternate with tours of other businesses or museums in the locality. Here are a few of our suggestions:

Health and Safety procedures

The tour that you will make on foot is about 1 km in length, part of which is outdoors, and it includes several sets of stairs. We recommend that you wear flat, enclosed, non-slip footwear and suitable clothing. Access is impracticable for persons with reduced mobility (walking stick, crutches, wheelchair etc.).

During the tour, you will have to abide by the following ruless:

  • Wear the protective apron and fluorescent vest supplied on site; no outer clothing is to be worn over this, nor (head-)scarfs
  • Wear headgear supplied on site; long hair is to be carefully secured inside this
  • Wear safety helmet, boots, goggles and earplugs supplied on site
  • Take off watches and visible jewellery (earrings, piercings, bracelets etc.);
    you will be able to leave them in a locked room. Wedding rings are permitted.
  • Do not approach or enter into direct contact direct with the product
  • No sneezing near foodstuffs
  • No eating or chewing of tobacco
  • For safety reasons, access to certain raised facilities is impossible
  • Do not take photos or films inside the site
  • Strictly follow the route taken by the Lutosa guide, and their instructions.
  • Smoking on our site is strictly prohibited, both inside and outside buildings.

Any person failing to abide by instructions during the tour will be refused access to the buildings.

Registration

Only applications made by means of the registration form will be accepted.

No later than one week before your tour, we ask you to send a list quoting the names of visitors by e-mail to reception@lutosa.com. Each person will be asked to show an identity document prior to site access. Any person not registered in advance will be refused access on arrival

For any further information, you can contact our reception directly on tel. 069/66 82 50 or by e-mail: reception@lutosa.com.

Thanks in advance for your interest in our company and we wish you an excellent visit to Lutosa!

Registration form

Please check the calendar: planning 2018.

Name of establishment:
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Street number and address of establishment:
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Postcode:
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Locality
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International prefix + Tél. :
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E-mail :
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Website :
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Surname and forename of applicant:
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Position of applicant:
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Tél. :
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E-mail :
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Tour date requested:
Please give us three proposed dates – please refer to the planning above; only dates in green
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Tour time requested:
Please give us 2 proposed times between 8.30am and 5pm – tour duration: 3hrs.
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Number of visitors
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Age/year of study of class (es):
 
Education type:
 
Other (please specify) :
 
Section:
 
Other (please specify) :
 
Course or project to which this tour relates:
 
Means of transport for the reservation of parking (type + number of vehicles):
 
Name of group leader responsible:* Compulsory field:
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Mobile No:
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I have read and understood the instructions and agree to abide by them
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Création SIP