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Professional Catering Diploma Level 1 at Canterbury College

Course description

This course is designed to stretch and challenge you. You will prepare and cook a range of dishes for service within the colleges internal outlets and for external functions. You will see how to run and work in a successful kitchen with using basic ingredients, making sauces and cooking vegetables and meat.

Course content

  • Communication with customers
  • Different cooking techniques
  • A range of dishes from around the world
  • Types of food for different outlets
  • Catering theory
  • Looking theory and discovering basic ingredients to make basic dishes for service.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at grade E including English and maths.

Assessment

On going practical assessment with theory tests for each unit.

Future opportunities

Successful completion of this course could lead to Professional Cookery Intermediate Apprenticeship, Level 2.

 

Further information

All learners are required to complete a minimum of 30 hours work experience per year, we recommend that learners strive to obtain employment in order to enhance and cement what is learnt.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 10 October 2017
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