Catering - Skillsbase Level 1 Award


Catering - Skillsbase Level 1 Award

About the course

Would you like to work in catering? Does a learning difficulty make training difficult for you? This course could be the first step you need to a career in catering.

You need to have previous catering experience and be keen to move into employment and have an Entry Level qualification

Covering a whole range of practical skills, this course prepares you for work. You will learn about food preparation, menu planning, food hygiene, healthy lifestyles, running a café and planning for events.

You will also develop valuable transferable skills to prepare you for the world of work, including team-working and relating to people. You will also improve your literacy and numeracy skills, and will take part in work experience in the local community.

You will complete a portfolio of assignments to gain your qualification.

On successful completion of this course, you will achieve the Basic Food Hygiene Certificate as well as qualifications in Hospitality and Catering and Work Skills. You will also achieve internal qualifications that recognise other skills that you have developed.

Following the course, you may progress into work or further training in Hospitality and Catering.

He seeks and embraces responsibility

Josh Harriman

Josh Harriman

Studied: Practical Woodworking Skills Entry Level 3

As a new student arriving at College, Josh was apprehensive about the unfamiliar environment that he found himself in. Showing dedication and bravery, Josh has transformed from the person he was 2 years ago.

He seeks and embraces responsibility, utilises his initiative to achieve his goals and is ever more willing to embrace the ‘new’. From being able to initiate and maintain conversations, express himself with clarity and depth, to drawing, planning and constructing his wood projects, Josh epitomises the very essence of personal growth.

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01 January 1970

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