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  • Start date:   August 2019
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 4
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    SCQF Level:   06


This course is suited to those working in a commercial kitchen or those with previous experience and is an excellent way to gain SQA culinary credits quickly. Limited places are available on this course.

Start Date:  27/08/19
Days of Week:  Tuesday 
Time: 5.00-8.00pm
Duration: 1-3 years
Cost: £500 per year

You can download an enrolment form here

You can read more about the enrolment process here

  • What the course includes

    This course will allow students to complete approximately 5 units in year 1 and will continue into year 2 to complete this full award. The units include cookery processes, meal production design and food hygiene.

Why choose this course?

This course will allow you to improve employment or promotion prospects.

Entry Requirements

• Previous industry experience is essential

  • Pro cookery

    Where it leads


    •  Professional Cookery Level 6


    • Enhanced employment opportunities

Interview Arrangements

There is no interview required for this course.

Fees, Finance and Funding

ITA update

Individual Training Account funding has now been closed to new Applicants as of 7th December 2018. Applicants should be able to apply again from April 2019, subject to Skills Development Scotland making new funds available. For more information on ITA and the rules and regulations surrounding them please visit


What options do I have for paying my course fees?

West Lothian College accept payment in full for all part time courses by Cash, Card, Bank Transfer or Cheque.


In response to the unforeseen withdrawal of ITA funding, West Lothian College have put in place an option for students to pay their course fees by instalments. This can be discussed with our Student Advice team at the time of your enrolment, and they will explain all the options and terms and conditions to you.


If you have any further questions or queries please contact Student Advice by email on

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Take that next step in your career and apply for this course today. If the course is not yet open for applications, register your interest or feel free to ask any questions by clicking make an enquiry.