Introduction to the Hospitality Industry | Furness College
Introduction to the Hospitality Industry

Introduction to the Hospitality Industry

This is a new course aimed at adult learners as a stepping stone into employment.  It combines a variety of smaller qualifications and will centre around running a coffee shop in our training restaurant. Each week there will be 1 practical class in the kitchen 1 practical class serving customers in the coffee shop and 1 theory class. Total approximately 10 hours per week over 2 days.

Course Content

What Modules will you Study?

  • Level 1 Certificate in Developing Employability Skills
  • Level 1 Certificate in Introduction to the Hospitality Industry
  • Level 2 Award in Barista Skills
  • Level 2 Award in Food Safety

How long is the course?

September 2021 – May 2022.

Are there any additional costs?

Uniform and text book required total cost approximately £120 – help may be available depending on household income.

Entry Requirements

When is the next start date?

September 2021.


What opportunities will this lead to?

Learners who complete this qualification will be able to seek employment as a trainee chef in a variety of contexts, including:

  • Cafes
  • Coffee shops
  • Hospitals
  • Schools
  • Prisons
  • Restaurants

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