Course overview

Catering and Hospitality Level 1 City of Bristol College

This one-year vocational course will introduce you to the catering and hospitality sector. It will help you develop skills to progress onto a subject-specific Level 1 course, a Level 2 course, an apprenticeship or employment.

You will complete a Level 1 BTEC Introductory Vocational Studies qualification and develop your employability skills.

You will take English and Maths Functional skills qualifications or resit GCSE Maths or English if you gain a Grade 3 at school.

This course can be studied at College Green Centre or South Bristol Skills Academy.

Additional information

Who is it for?

If you’re a school leaver and interested in catering and hospitality this course is an ideal stepping stone towards achieving your ambition.

What you'll learn

During this vocational course, you will:

  • complete a series of catering and front of house assignments.
  • learn how to organise yourself and develop a Personal Progression Plan.
  • develop your employability skills.
  • undertake volunteering or work experience.

You will take an English and Maths Functional Skills qualification at the right level for you. If you achieve a Grade 3 for GCSE English or Maths at school you will undertake a resit in these subjects.

Entry requirements

Our entry requirements for Level 1 are:

  • Two GCSEs Grade 2 (E) including Maths or English

or

  • Entry 3 Maths and English Functional Skills

We can also consider successful completion of any Entry 3 or another Level 1 vocational qualification.

You will need to attend an informal interview. Please bring a recent school report and record of attendance.

How is the course delivered and assessed?

This is a one-year, full-time course. You will be expected to attend College for three or four days a week.

During this course, you will be assessed in a variety of different ways to give you the best opportunity to demonstrate your skills throughout the year.

Future career and study opportunities

You could progress onto a Level 2 course, an apprenticeship or employment.

Additional costs

As a City of Bristol College student, you may incur additional costs to attend your course. For example, it is likely you may need to pay for travel and stationery.

You will be required to purchase a kitchen and front of house uniform.

If you are on a limited income, you may be able to receive help from our Learner Support Funding Bursary.

Blended learning

To keep our students and staff safe, we’re reducing the number of people in our buildings at one time.

To achieve this, most of our courses will include sessions taught at the college supported by online learning to help you reach your full potential.

Find out more about how we’ve adapted due to COVID-19.

Guaranteed place for 16-18 year olds

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Fees and applications

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Catering and Hospitality Level 1 College Green Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LGF1493C01-1
Dates
01/09/2020 - 29/06/2021
Duration
1 years
Days
Mon Tues & Thurs
Hours per week
15.50
Start Time
09:00
Location
College Green Centre
Fee
This course costs £362. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Enquire Apply
Catering and Hospitality Level 1 SBSA
Bristol
Course Code
LMF1493C01-1
Dates
01/09/2020 - 28/06/2021
Duration
1 years
Days
Mon Tues & Weds
Hours per week
9.00
Start Time
09:00
Location
SBSA
Fee
This course costs £362. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Enquire Apply
Course Code Dates Duration Days Hours per week Start Time Location Fee
LGF1493C01-1 01/09/2020 - 29/06/2021 1 years Mon Tues & Thurs 15.50 09:00 College Green Centre
This course costs £362. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Enquire Apply
LMF1493C01-1 01/09/2020 - 28/06/2021 1 years Mon Tues & Weds 9.00 09:00 SBSA
This course costs £362. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Enquire Apply