NVQ Diploma in Professional Cookery (Patisserie and Confectionary) Level 3
Type: Part Time
Subject: Hospitality and Catering
Start Date: 02 September 2019
Who is it for
This is a new and exciting practical programme for people working in the hospitality industry that require patisserie and confectionary skills. You will work within our up to date purpose built industry kitchens preparing and cooking food for our AA rosette restaurant.
The course introduces you to a number of topics including bread making, chocolate work and different types of pastry work.
Interview Skills Assessment
An informal interview is required with the tutor before joining this course to assess your culinary skills and the units you require to complete the qualification.
What will I need
You will need to be working in the hospitality industry and have a Level 2 Diploma in Professional Cookery or equivalent. A Level 2 Food Safety Award or working towards the qualification which is available at the College. You also need the passion, enthusiasm and commitment to achieve. A full set of chef whites, safety shoes and catering knives will be required.
What is covered
You will be required to complete a set amount of units collecting credits for each one completed, once you have gained 46 credits you have passed this qualification.
How is the course assessed
Assessment of your skills by qualified assessors within the kitchen environment or your workplace. Some theory work to develop underpinning knowledge is required on a regular basis.
All work is verified internally and externally.
What can this course lead to
NVQ Level 3 Hospitality Supervision Leadership
Are there any additional costs
Appropriate chefs uniform to include safety shoes, a set of knives for food preparation.
Once enrolled you will have free access to our Library and Cengage E–Books.
This course will take place at the Park Crescent Campus and within the workplace.