Catering & Hospitality


Venue Lewisham Way
Day/Eve Day
Study Mode Full Time
Duration 1 year
Start Date 09/09/2019
End Date 03/07/2020

Fees and Finance

16-18 Free
19-24 £941 p/ year
24+ £941 p/ year
International £9,000 p/ year


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BIIAB Level 1 Certificate in Food Preparation and Cooking - 601/6398/7 City and Guilds Level 1 Certificate in General Food and Beverage Service 500/9141/4

Aims of the course

For learners starting out in hospitality & catering and want a basic understanding of the industry, these qualifications are designed for learners who want to prepare for further learning or training in the hospitality & catering sector or to progress on to an apprenticeship or into employment The Food and Beverage Service qualification covers all aspects of food and beverage service, it will deliver the key skills required by the learner to ensure they will have a thorough understanding of the role and expectations that any future employer will expect of them

Unit Breakdown

Food Preparation Mandatory and Cooking Units; 1G3, 1G4, 2G3 Optional Units Prepare vegetables Prepare and finish simple salad and fruit dishes Prepare hot and cold sandwiches Cook vegetables Prepare and cook fish Prepare and cook meat and poultry Prepare and cook pasta Prepare and cook rice Prepare and cook eggs Prepare and cook pulses Prepare and cook vegetable protein Cook and finish simple bread and dough products Prepare and cook grain products General Food and Beverage Service Mandatory Units; Understand menus Dealing with payments and bookings Food and beverage service skills Hot Beverage Skills Food safety in catering

Assessment Method

Observation and written test papers

Progression Opportunities

Level 2 Certificate in Culinary Skills or Level 2 Diploma in Culinary Skills Level 2 Certificate in Food and Beverage Service

Career Options

These qualifications enable you to have the required skills and knowledge for preparing to work in the Hospitality & Catering Industry. It is designed to meet the needs of learners who work or want to work in the Hospitality and Catering industry with a focus on becoming a Chef or a Waiter in a Hotel or Restaurant.

Entry Requirements

L1 Functional Skills in English and Maths/ 9 ? 4 GCSE / E3 /

Process for Application

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