merger merger

Welcome to your new course portal!

On October 15th, moved to - which means you can now find all your favourite courses right here. Don't worry - you can still do all the things that you could do before.

All you need to do is search.

Show as: Mobile

Level 1 Professional Cookery

HCUC (Harrow College & Uxbridge College)
Course summary
1 year
Full time
Vocational & College Courses

Course description

Course content

This comprises of two qualifications:

  • Level 1 NVQ Certificate in Food Preparation and Cooking (7131-03) &
  • Level 1 Certificate in Introduction to the Hospitality Industry (7107 - 22)

  • Certificate in Food Preparation and CookingYou’ll gain the skills to work in a kitchen - from storing food hygienically to cooking simple dishes. You could go on to work in any professional kitchen, perhaps in a hotel, restaurant or school.You also complete a number of optional units from a wide range, such as, preparation and cooking of vegetables, fruit, cakes and pastry items, meat and poultry items, bread

  • Certificate in Introduction to the Hospitality IndustryYou'll cover things like: Customer service, Serving food and drink, Healthy eating, Using kitchen equipment and Basic food preparation.This qualification gives you greater flexibility when studying and allows you to transfer credits across qualifications. You will be awarded credits for each course of study you complete.

Who is this course for

This course is for learners who are looking for a career in the hospitality industry. The Level 1 will suit those who are just starting out in catering and have very little or no experience in hospitality & catering - you might still be at school or starting your first hospitality job. This course is the first step to beginning an apprenticeship in this industry.

Entry requirements

Learners must not hold a qualification of the same type, content and /or level. There are no formal entry requirements for candidates undertaking these qualifications. However, centres must ensure that candidates have the potential and opportunity to gain the qualifications successfully.

Where next - Further Studies

These Certificates in Hospitality & Catering are a great foundation for further training. After earning your certificate, you can move on to an apprenticeship with us, in the following areas:

Where next - Job Opportunities

You can also gain employment as a trainee commis chef or waiter/waitress.


Concession fees might be avaliable for this course. Please check the college's website for more information.

About provider

HCUC (Harrow College & Uxbridge College)

HCUC - Harrow College & Uxbridge College

It’s no surprise that students travel from all over London to study at Harrow College and Uxbridge College. With specialist career advisers on hand to offer advice and guidance, the colleges deliver successful results in further education and career progression....

Read more and show all courses with this provider

Contact info

HCUC (Harrow College & Uxbridge College)

Park Road
UB8 1NQ Uxbridge Middlesex

 Show phone number


There are no reviews available yet.

U.K. L&D Report: 2019 - Benchmark Your Workplace Learning Strategy

Are you curious about the L&D strategies of some of the U.K.'s top companies?

Find out what they're up to in's second annual U.K. L&D Report!


Learn more

Similar Courses