Hospitality & Catering at LMC
Choosing to study Hospitality and Catering will give you access to a team of expert tutors who have personal experience of working at some of the UK’s top hotels and restaurants. Through their extensive knowledge, you will learn how to develop the skills and techniques needed to make it as a chef in a busy kitchen environment. As you progress through the qualification levels, you will gain confidence in your skills and begin to develop your individual style of cooking.
Zoe Petrou, Head of Hospitality & Catering
Britain’s hospitality and catering industry has an estimated annual turnover of £90 billion and provides 1 in every 13 jobs.
Where does it lead?
Career options include becoming a professional chef. restaurant manager or events manager. Past students have gone on to further their careers in some of the country’s finest kitchens and restaurants working alongside world renowned chefs and managers such as Lisa Allen (who herself studied hospitality at LMC), Simon Rogan at L’Enclume and Ian Swainson at The Samling Hotel, Windermere.
“This course feeds your passion. The tutors push you to be the best you can be. There is not a day that you don’t learn.“
Sam Pearson, Hospitality Diploma Level 3
Commis Chef Level 2 Apprenticeship (A30022-A1A)
Once you have gained employment you could start this programme at any time of the year.
What do I need to join?
4 GCSEs at grade D/3 or higher including Maths or English OR a Level 1 related qualification PLUS grade D/3 or higher in Maths or English.
Entry criteria will be applied at the discretion of the course manager.
An apprenticeship in a genuine job, with training, meaning apprentices learn and gain skills and professional competencies in their chosen career, whilst receiving a wage.
Apprenticeships are suitable for well-motivated people who are focussed and know which career path they want to follow. They offer high quality work-based training as an alternative to full time study.
This programme is aimed at people who are employed, or are seeking employment. You will need to be 16 years of age or over. Apprenticeships are available at level 2 and level 3.
From April 2018, the apprenticeship minimum wage is £3.70 per hour. For further information on salaries, visit gov.uk and search ‘apprenticeships'.
Julie Wood, ext 413
Course Information Sheet