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Catering and Hospitality

Food Production and Cooking Diploma Level 2

  • Course Type: Diploma

What can this course lead to?

These employer approved qualifications cover a good grounding for a variety of hospitality areas such as;

  • front office
  • housekeeping
  • food and beverage
  • cookery and hospitality services


Who is it for?

You will develop practical preparation and cooking skills in our industry standard kitchens, serving your own dishes to the public in our professional restaurant, The Gallery Kitchen. Work alongside and be trained by chefs from the area’s most renowned establishments.

You will also achieve an Level 2 Diploma in Food and Drink Service.

What is covered?

Some of the units you will study are as follows:

  • Give customers a positive impression of self and your organisation
  • Maintain food safety when storing, preparing and cooking food
  • Maintain food safety when storing, holding and serving food
  • Maintain and deal with payments
  • Serve food at the table
  • Serve alcoholic and soft drinks
  • Produce basic fish dishes
  • Produce basic meat dishes
  • Produce basic poultry dishes
  • Produce basic vegetable dishes
  • Produce basic bread and dough products
  • Produce basic hot and cold starters

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

The entry requirements for this course is a pass in Level 1 Food Peparation and Cooking Certificate or equivalent.

Start date: 02/09/2024

Course Code
1 Year

Full-time courses are fully funded for 16 to 18-year-olds. For age 19+, various funding options are available.

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The course left me fully equipped and ready to start working at the Royal Automobile Club in London. I really appreciate all the help I’ve got from the staff at Peterborough College – they were always ready to answer any questions and I really enjoyed the course.

Taylor Watts

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