Food and Beverage Service

Certificate Hospitality & Catering

Course Details

Subject Area
Hospitality & Catering
Age Group

Wythenshawe Campus
(Short Course - 7 weeks)

Harpurhey Campus
(Short Course - 7 weeks)

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This Level 1 Introduction to Professional Food and Beverage Service qualification is ideal if you'd like to improve your knowledge of both front of house and the kitchen in hospitality and catering settings and would like to progress into a career in this fast-paced and exciting industry.

Over the year you'll get a thorough understanding of the role and the expectations any future employer will have of you by studying units on:

• Employability in the catering and hospitality industry
• Health and safety awareness for catering and hospitality
• Legislation in food and beverage service
• Understand menus
• Dealing with payments and bookings
• Food and beverage service skills
• Bar service skills
• Hot beverage skills
• Food safety in catering

Once you've completed the qualification you'll have the opportunity to progress onto further your knowledge and experience with our Level 2 Food and Beverage Service qualification.

On this qualification you'll be assessed through knowledge and understanding tasks, a multiple choice test, internally marked questions and individual practical tasks

Upon successful completion of this qualification, you'll be able to progress onto our Level 2 Food and Beverage Service qualification or employment in a wide range of organisations such as hotels, restaurants, cafes, fast food chains or catering organisations.

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Hospitality & Catering

Maybe you’re already a whizz in the kitchen, and the thought of exploring fine dining and gourmet food has your mouth watering?

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