Course Details

  • The City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Hospitality Industry Skills – Food Service (QCF) is a preparation for work qualification that can be assessed in a workplace or realistic working environment.
    You will demonstrate your skills at serving food and drinks in a variety of settings including silver service and table service. You will learn about the importance of a safe, hygienic and secure working environment, how to work as part of a team, how to apply for a job and prepare for a successful interview.

  • Applicants for this course should have a desire to work in the food service industry and a passion for customer service.

  • Students will be assessed throughout the course through portfolio based work and practical assessments to evidence their skills and knowledge.

  • Upon successful completion of this course, students can progress on to a level 3 Food and Beverage Service qualification
    This qualification will also open up a huge range of job opportunities in a wide range of organisations such as hotels, restaurants, conferencing, tourism, fast food chains, commercial catering organisations, outside catering events.

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  • If you need help with affording college, there are a number of different finance and funding options available to you. You might be eligible for special bursary support or extra help from the government. Have a look at our fees, finance & funding page to find out all the information you need.

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  • Do you have a burning question about this course, or would you like to know more about the qualification you’ll receive and how it will help your career?
    Our course enquiries team is on hand to help you understand any details and answer any questions – whether it’s about applying for the course or finding out about finance. Just get in touch here!

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