Access to Hospitality
Full-time, one year
If you’d like to work in a hotel or restaurant, then this course is a great place to start!Don’t worry if school wasn’t really your thing - we understand. You’ll find college life quite different and on this course we offer you lots of support so you complete it successfully.
So, for entry all you’ll need is:
If you don’t have any formal qualifications, but have life experience and are really keen, we’ll also consider you for a place, so please call us for a chat.
First of all, you’ll learn to prepare a whole range of food for professional cookery in our industrial kitchens. You’ll be preparing starters, main courses and mouthwatering desserts, so you’ll handle everything from fruit and veg, to meat and fish. You’ll even get to try your hand at baking.
Next you’ll learn to serve - real food to real customers in our fabulous Salt & Barrel restaurant in the Kilmarnock Campus. Here, every week you’ll get real life experience of waiting at tables - explaining to customers about the dishes available, taking orders and serving.
You’ll find out what you need to know to successfully work in the hospitality industry, including learning about food and drink products, food hygiene and safety. We’ll also help you develop your skills for employment, such as working as part of a team.
And like all our hospitality courses, you’ll have the chance to:
Interested? Come in for an informal chat to find out more. Contact Maggie Garrard on 01563 523501 extension 8662 - firstname.lastname@example.org.
When you successfully complete this course, you’ll have the choice of moving on to:
See our blog on why hospitality is a great career choice here