Clyde Kitchen
Cardonald Campus
SCQF Level
Start Date
21 Jan 2020
Qualification Type
Course Type
16 Weeks

Applications are temporarily on hold

Our fantastic Clyde Kitchen course offers students the opportunity to gain work experience in a Café while gaining qualifications, experience and building confidence to progress into careers in the Catering and Hospitality Industries.

What will I learn?

The programme will develop the essentials skills required to successfully apply and progress onto a MA or NC/NQ college programme is this area.

This is a practical programme with the majority of learning being delivered in a training kitchen and busy college café. 

A training allowance is available for travel and lunch. Get paid to learn!

Along with SQA units in Core Skills, Communications and Numeracy you will work towards units in event management, enterprise activity through hospitality, café skills, food hygiene, food preparation and customer service.

  • Core Skills: Communication, Numeracy and Working with Others
  • Organisational Skills for Cookery
  • Cookery Skills, Techniques and Processes
  • Café/Customer Service
  • Assist with an Event
  • Enterprise
  • REHIS Elementary Food Hygiene 

Employer and industry links

You will complete a work placement. Previous work placements have included BBC Scotland and Hampden Stadium.

Jobs and further study

You may progress to a range of NC/NQ college programmes, Modern Apprenticeships, or employment.

Entry requirements (minimum)

You must be interested in a career in hospitality or events. There are no formal entry requirements but you must attend an interview for us to assess your suitability for the programme.

If you do not meet the entry criteria for your chosen course, you may be offered an alternative course in the same subject area.

Entry requirement equivalency table

Making an application

For courses starting in August, 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.

I've applied — what happens next?

When you apply:
You will receive an automated email confirming that we have received your application and will be in contact as per the following stages:

  • Selection will be by individual interview
  • The interview process will consist of an interview followed by Core Skills Profiling
  • Interviews will take place throughout January. If you are unable to make the interview date and time allocated please call to reschedule.
  • You will be informed of the outcome of the selection process within ten days of your interview.

Once an offer is received you must reply within ten working days or risk losing your place.

Once you have accepted your offer, you will be sent information about joining instructions and an induction date.

More questions? Contact us about this course

0141 272 3104