Food and Beverage Services (8066)

Last Updated: 27 Sep 2016

These qualifications develop and demonstrate the knowledge and skills you need to find your first job in food and beverage service or progress into a supervisory or managerial role.

These are ideal for anyone working in food and beverage service -- from those looking to their first role to those moving into a supervisory position.

Available to deliver in the following:
  • International

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General Information

What Is Involved In Studying This Course?

You can choose the qualification that demonstrates the specialist knowledge and skills you have developed such as

·     Hot and cold beverage service skills
·     Customer service skills
·     Handling payments
·     Food service skills
·     Restaurant management.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

These qualifications can help you to progress in a wide range of roles including:·     Barista ·     Bar tender ·     Waiter·     Restaurant manager

What Is Involved With Delivering This Course?

To deliver these qualifications you will need qualified assessors – you can train internal members of staff or recruit specially.

To find all the requirements for assessment and delivery; download the qualification handbook.
 

Level 1

You are just starting out, or looking for a job, in the food and beverage service industry and would like to develop basic knowledge and skills.

Level 1 Certificate in Food & Beverage Service (8066-01)

Last Registration Date: 31 Mar 2019 Supportive services: Learning Assistant

Level 1 Certificate in Food & Beverage Service

  • Accreditation No: 600/4870/0 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: VRQ This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data unavailable Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 175 - 175 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/03/2020 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 2

You are working in the food and beverage service industry and have some relevant knowledge and skills, usually from a role where you’ve been supervised.

Level 2 Diploma in Food & Beverage Service (8066-02)

Last Registration Date: 31 Mar 2019 Supportive services: Learning Assistant

Level 2 Diploma in Food & Beverage Service

  • Accreditation No: 600/4875/X This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: VRQ This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data unavailable Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 310 - 310 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/03/2021 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3

You are working in the food and beverage service industry and have a great deal of technical skills and knowledge. You work with minimum supervision and have a good record of safety, fault correction and ensuring work meets the required standard. You are looking to take on more responsibility and move into a supervisory or management role.

Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Food and Beverage Service (8066-03)

Last Registration Date: 31 Mar 2019 Supportive services: Learning Assistant

Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Food and Beverage Service Supervision

  • Accreditation No: 600/4874/8 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: VRQ This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data unavailable Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 280 - 280 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/03/2022 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Additional information for centres

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