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Professional Cookery - Advanced Apprenticeship at Total People

Course description

Advanced Apprenticeship

  • Level 3 NVQ Diploma Professional Cookery
  • Functional Skills Maths Level 2
  • Functional Skills English Level 2
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning & Thinking Skills

Length of the course - 18 months Approximately

During the Apprenticeship you will cover areas such as:

  • Preparing and cooking meat, fish and poultry for different dishes
  • Preparing cakes, pastry and desserts
  • Preparing and cooking pasta
  • Cooking soups and sauces
  • Food safety & hygiene 

Who is it for?

Hospitality and catering offers many career opportunities – in hotels, restaurants or pubs, at tourist attractions and abroad.
There are a range of career paths available, and for those with experience who are willing to move around, promotion opportunities are good. There are also courses available if you want to move into management.

There are a variety of jobs on offer – after all the sector is already one of the UK’s biggest money earners and it’s still growing. It’s also one of those sectors where you can work your way to the top, even if you start from the bottom.

Jobs can be front of house like reception or food service, working closely with the public or behind the scene working in housekeeping or kitchens.

Course content

  • Level 3 NVQ Diploma Professional Cookery

Entry requirements

In order to start a Hospitality Apprenticeship at either Level 2 or 3, you need to have a job or a placement in the industry as it is a work-based qualification.

Employers may look for specific qualifications, these are stated on each Apprenticeship Vacancy.

Financial information

Aged 16-18
Fully funded

Aged 19-23
Fully funded for employers with less than 1000 employees. For employers with 1000+ employees, please contact us for further details.

Aged 24 and over
Total People require employers to make a contribution towards the cost for all learners aged 24 years and over, embarking on an Apprenticeship

Future opportunities

After completing your Apprenticeship in Hospitality, you will be able to progress onto further qualifications or promote to higher positions including supervisor and managerial.

Further information

Please visit our website for further information

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Total People directly.

Last updated date: 14 February 2017
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