Get your Technical Award in Cookery & Service Level 2

and Explore the hospitality industry and become a food & beverage

 manager in this fast-growing sector.


Subject area:

Hospitality, Food and Beverage, Work Based Learning.


Part-time alongside GCSE.


1 year with September intake.


City & Guilds Level 2 Technical Award in Cookery and Service for the Hospitality Industry Diploma


With the Technical Award in Cookery and Service Level 2 course allows you to explore the hospitality and catering industry within the United Kingdom, taking into consideration trends and developments. It is designed to give you, as 14 – 16 year old, the technical and professional skills needed to progress from FE onto an apprenticeship, into university or into the modern jobs market.

You training will include:

  • Leadership and team development.
  • Business operations
  • Principles of restaurant reception supervision.
  • Plan and deliver Hospitality events.
  • Hospitality service supervision
  • Prepare hot and cold sandwiches.
  • Prepare, finish and present canapés and cocktail products.
  • Principles of beverage service.
  • Gastronomy and the dining experience.
  • Principles of health and safety and food safety supervision.

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Who Can

Are you a girl in year 10 or year 11 that loves cooking, customer service and events management?

Do you want to organise your own events? Would you like to progress up to a management role very quickly?

If so this program will be perfect for you, get your Technical Award in Cookery and Service Level 2 now!.

Requirements needed

  • You are an EU student or you have a European passport.
  • You had a successful interview.
  • You have a teacher recommendation.


Technical qualifications are based around the development of a toolkit of knowledge, understanding and skills that an individual needs in order to have the capability of working in the industry.

Assessment is based on:

Theory Based Exam, Synoptic Assignment, Employer involvement placement

The total cost of the course is: £250. This is paid by your school.

You will be required to purchase a textbook before the start of the course. Details will be sent out once you have been offered the place.

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    Progression route &
    Links with the industry

    After this course, you can progress your study to an NVQ Level 2 or to a Level 3 Technical Certificate. The second option will lead you go straight into employment. If you wish to enter the world of work, we will offer you career support, boost your CV and put you in contact with employers with whom we have built strong partnerships.

    Course title: For Level Mode Duration
    Techical Certificate in Food & Beverage Supervision Key Stage 5 3 Part - time 2 years Info
    Lakefield Diploma Level 2 NVQ in Professional Cookery and Hospitality Services Key Stage 5 2 Full - time 2 years Info
    Level 2 NVQ in Hospitality Services Key Stage 5 2 Full - time 1 years Info
    Level 2 NVQ in Professional Cookery Key Stage 5 2 Full - time 1 years Info
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    " My study programme developed around Hospitality Services Level 2. Now I'm working as hotel room service at the ​hotel of Ritz London!"