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Food & Beverage City and Guilds Level 2 Diploma at North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College

Course description

This course is designed to meet the needs of students wishing to work in the front of house area of Hospitality. It is designed to develop and enhance food and drink service skills.

Course content

You will study: Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Food and Beverage Service or equivalent; College certificate Food Safety in Catering; Functional /GCSE'S at an appropriate level; Award in developing enterprise skills; Award in customer service and Award in alcohol awareness. Other opportunities include competition work.

Entry requirements

Level 1 Diploma Introduction to the Hospitality Industry Level 1 Certificate introduction to Professional Food and Beverage Service Skillsis desirable but not essential, and/or industry experience. Initial/diagnostic assessment results. An individual’s qualifications and experience will be considered at interview stage.


Throughout the course you will build up a portfolio of evidence of your food service skills and knowledge and take part in practical assessments. It will also be delivered by theory classes with written assessments.

Financial information

You will require a restaurant uniform.

We offer a bursary that students can apply for help with costs that are associated with a course. This could be help with the cost of travel, books, materials, equipment, uniforms, childcare and examination and registration fees. To find out more about bursaries available at the College, please speak to Customer Services.

Future opportunities

This qualification enables you to enter and progress within the front of house sector of the Hospitality and Catering industry.

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: 04 October 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Course code: F0420
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