Introduction to Catering - Level 4 (January 2018)

This catering course at Glasgow Clyde College is designed to prepare students for entry to the hospitality industry at a basic level, or as preparation for entry to NQ Professional Cookery Level 5. The emphasis is on gaining practical cookery skills, experience and knowledge of the hospitality industry.  There is also a focus on transferable skills, employability and personal development.

Group Awards in: 

  • NPA Professional Cookery Level 4

Course content

  • Cookery Processes: An Introduction
  • Healthy Cookery
  • Craft Bakery: An Introduction
  • Food Preparation Techniques: An Introduction
  • Cake Decoration
  • Build own Employability Skills
  • Food hygiene for the Hospitality Industry

Entry requirements (minimum)

  • No formal qualifications are required for this course
  • Interest in Catering & Hospitality Industry
  • An interview will be part of the selection process
  • Proof of residency will be required.
Selection process information

Progression routes

SCQF level


Start date

22 January 2018


18 Week(s)

For courses starting in August 2017, you can make up to two applications.

Applications are made to a course and a first choice of campus. If the course is oversubscribed at your first choice you will be automatically considered for alternative sites and may be made an offer without a further application.

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