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Hospitality Supervision & Leadership Level 3 NVQ at The City of Liverpool College

Course description

This level three course is aimed at people who are currently working in the industry at supervisory level or those wishing to enter the industry at this level. You will need to complete a total of 8 units.

This comprises five mandatory units

  1. Supervise the work of staff
  2. Establish and develop positive working relationships in hospitality
  3. Contribute to the control of resources
  4. Maintain the health, hygiene, safety and security of the working environment
  5. Manage yourself

And three optional units to be agreed with your assessor

Entry requirements

Minimum level 2 food & drink service, ideally part time work experience within hospitality


Assessment of this award will be carried out via observation, professional discussion, witness testimony, candidate reports and at times during sessions within the realistic working environment of the Academy Restaurant.

Future opportunities

Team/section leader, junior management roles within food and beverage outlets within hotels, restaurants, event catering, cafes/bistros.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The City of Liverpool College directly.

Last updated date: 27 September 2016

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    • The College's Duke Street centre is located amongst the City's bustling RopeWalks conservation area famous for it's port related heritage and vibrant culinary scene. The centre is located just a few minutes walk from the City's world class shopping centre, Liverpool One.

      This campus is the central location for apprenticeships and both further and higher education courses in catering, hospitality, travel, tourism and leisure as well as hair, beauty and holistic therapies.

      All students have access to well-resourced facilities including modern industry standard teaching workrooms, kitchens and laboratories and salons kitted out with modern, industry-specialist equipment.

      The Academy Restaurant, Academy Hair, Beauty and Holistic Therapy Salons, The Graduate Hair Salon and The Academy Café are located here in purpose built, industry standard facilities. As commercial ventures, they provide authentic working environments for students in training, as well as first-rate food produce and services and hair and beauty treatments to the public at highly competitive prices.