Professional Cookery Skills NQ Level 5
What is special about this course?
This course could be for you if you have a real interest in cooking and want to spend some of your leisure time learning more, if you are considering cooking as a career or if you already work in a professional kitchen and want to gain a formal qualification and expand your skills.
Professional Cookery qualification at either 4 or 5. Previous relevant industry experience and a keen interest in cooking and developing skills.
- food hygiene and working safely
- fish and shellfish
- pastry and desserts
- meal production and design
How will I study my course?
- Part Time
1 day practical each week with a small amount of written work to complete.
How long will my course last?
1 day practical each week for 17 weeks with a small amount of written work to complete.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed through on going observations, practical activities and Open Book assessments.
Where can I study my course?
Late August/Early September
What can I do on completion of my course?
You could consider progressing to:
- Professional Cookery NC Level 6
- Hospitality NC Level 6
- Professional Cookery SVQ 3
- Professional Cookery SVQ (Patisserie and Confectionery)
Or gain employment in any suitable roles within a kitchen environment suited to the level of experience and knowledge gained by the learner.
Is there more information available online?
You can use the above QR code to connect directly to the course details.
Apply for Professional Cookery Skills NQ Level 5
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