Hospitality and Catering

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We offer a whole host of hospitality and catering qualifications including professional cookery, food safety, butlering, bartending, barista skills and more, designed to suit different learning needs across every sector within the Hospitality & Catering industry.

Our portfolio of qualifications has been developed in conjunction with industry experts who have helped shape their continuing development, making them highly valued by employers throughout the UK.

Endorsements and Recognition for our qualifications in this sector 

> Support and recognition from employers including Unilever, Marriott, Nestlé, Russums, the Army, Michelin * restaurants, Kenco (Kraft), Barry Callebaut.

> Associations with Craft Guild of Chefs, Academy of Culinary Arts, World Association of Chefs (WACs), PACE, Academy of Food & Wine, Institute of Hospitality, British Culinary Federation

> The World Association of Chefs (WACs) is providing the opportunity for City & Guilds approved centres delivering the 7100 Professional Cookery qualification to become a WACs accredited centre, giving those centres worldwide recognition. Each of our qualifications benefits from the strong support offer we provide.

  • Available in UK
  • Available internationally
  • Apprenticeships
  • Technical Qualifications

Hospitality and Catering

30 qualifications

Funding information

We have provided guidance on funding to help with your programme planning:

Funding Guidance >

You can also download funding information on qualifications in your sector:

Qualifications Funding >


We run a wide range of events across our sectors, including qualification briefings, CPD events and centre management events. Take a look at our calendar for more information. 

Events calendar >

International Courses

See our new suite of internationally recognised qualifications for Hospitality and Catering >


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Open to chefs aged 23 and under

Closing date is Friday 8th May 2017
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