Why Should You Take This Course?
This course is suitable for anyone who is interested in the Hospitality, Catering or Travel and Tourism Industries.
The Certificate, which is completed in the first year, is equivalent to the first year of an A Level whereas the Subsidiary Diploma is equivalent to a full A Level. This qualification can therefore be done alongside other Level 3 courses or an A Level programme. The course particularly goes well alongside Travel & Tourism and/or Food Science & Nutrition and Health & Social Care.
In the first year the Certificate in Hospitality covers the study of the Hospitality Industry and Contemporary World Food. You will also plan and manage a hospitality event.
In the second year, the Subsidiary Diploma in Hospitality covers customer service, food operations and European food. There is a placement as part of the course.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed through controlled assessment and coursework.
Are there any special expenses?
For your placement we try and place you near your home or the College in order to prevent you incurring extra costs. However, if you want a specific placement, you will have the extra transport cost. There will be some trips which will incur a small cost.
What could I do next?
The course will give you the opportunity to enter employment in the hospitality industry or continue on to higher education. This qualification also gives you the opportunity to develop a range of skills, techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance in working life.
If you wish to apply for 2020-2021 academic year, please complete the online application form.