Catering & Hospitality
If you want to work front of house within a hospitality environment, or want a rounded knowledge of both front of house and the kitchen that will enable you to look at more senior positions in the industry, this course is designed for you. Perfect for those who seek employment in a restaurant or hotel setting, you will cover all areas including; food safety, legislation, menu design, handling payments, hot drink service, bar skills and customer service.
You’ll also be part of one of the best catering college’s in the UK with three Centre’s of Excellence and the only catering college to have two commercial restaurants both awarded AA college Rosettes, not to mention our very popular Academy Nathan Outlaw, where you have the opportunity to join his masterclasses and be taught from the two star Michelin chef himself. We also provide training and partner with many household names including; Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen, The Eden Project, River Cottage and more, giving you industry connections to help boost your career.
You have experience working in food and beverage service and would like to improve your skills. It will provide you with the knowledge and techniques you will need to work serving customers in a restaurant setting.
four GCSEs at grade C or 4, including English and mathematics, or equivalent qualification. Some work experience in the industry is helpful.
About key concepts in food and beverage service such as; principles of customer service, legislation in food and beverage service, and bar service skills.
To be assessed throughout your course with a variety of assignments and projects.
Learning the art of making food and beverage service look easy!
Further studies on our Food & Beverage Service Supervision City & Guilds Diploma Level 3, or an apprenticeship.
Ben Stevens Director of Delicate Trade - Hospitality Business Development
The great thing about studying catering at Cornwall College is the huge emphasis on practical application as well as theory and classroom work.
Claire Winkler-Irons Trevenson Restaurant Manager
Claire has over 15 years' experience in the hospitality and catering industry, working as a restaurant consultant and then as part of the management team at Jamie Oliver's Fifteen Cornwall restaurant. Claire decided to turn her attention to the world of education and now runs Cornwall College's Trevenson Restaurant that is open to the general public, alongside a team of eight chef lecturers, delivery education and training from level 1 to foundation degree. Claire also has her own catering business, offering unique and bespoke canapes.
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