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This course will give you the practical skills and knowledge for a career as a pastry chef in the catering and hospitality industry.
It will offer you hands on practical skills classes with our highly skilled team and exposure to some of the regions most renowned chefs and business owners through specialist workshops, guest chefs, work placements and enrichment opportunities
You will extend your abilities in key topics required in catering and hospitality such as professional cookery, food hygiene, menu development and costings.
As well as studying essential topics to give you the edge such as nutrition, allergies and culinary terms.
All of these will be covered in a broad repertoire of dishes.
You’ll complete following modules:
The programme leads other short courses to develop additional skills and knowledge to enhance your employability skills.
You can study with our experienced chefs to learn how to set up set up a street food business and develop food recycling and waste management as well as Barista skills.
The course has a different approach to assessment – you may not study a unit at a time – you work on skills technique developments and employer inspired projects.
These projects are run in conjunction with local employers who set challenges for you to work on and give you a taste of what it's really like to work in the industry.
Most assessments will be carried out in our training Kitchens for evening's with and at external events and you'll be marked against the standards of the awarding body and given continuous feedback to help you improve and grow as a pastry chef
Check out how we are embedding sustainability throughout our catering courses:
This course is free if you are aged 19 years and under. Most people aged 19 years and over can qualify for free or reduced course fees, depending on personal circumstances.
If you already have a full level 3 qualification and are aged 19 or over you
can pay the fee in full upfront and receive a 10% discount. Or you can
apply for an Adult Advanced Learner Loan, a low interest loan with no upfront
fees that you pay back in installments once you're earning. For more
information, come along to an Enrolment Event, call 0191 490 4627 or email [email protected]
Please note; we release the full details of our Part Time courses around April. Until then all details of this and our othrer Part Time courses are subject to change.
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