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PROFESSIONAL COOKERY LEVEL 6

  • Start date:   August 2019
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 6
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    SCQF Level:   06

PROFESSIONAL COOKERY LEVEL 6

This course is for those who want to further their training within the hospitality and professional cookery industry.

  • What the course includes

    The course covers:

    • How to prepare, cook and finish various complex dishes
    • Fish and shellfish
    • Meat and poultry
    • Patisserie

    You will learn in practical and theoretical classes, and in our award-winning Terrace Restaurant.

Why choose this course

You will get the chance of international study exchanges and visits; work experience; and volunteering. We have strong links with the industry, and our placements are worthwhile and varied. By working in industry for six weeks as part of the course, you will increase your opportunities for future work.

Entry requirements

  • Professional cookery level 5 or equivalent

We welcome applications from mature students with experience of working in good-quality kitchen environments.

  • Where it leads

    Education: HNC professional cookery.

    Employment: 1st commis chef in a large kitchen brigade or a section leader (chef de partie) in a smaller kitchen.

Interview arrangements

Interview times vary depending on previous experience and qualifications. If we invite you for interview, plan to be in college for up to three hours. The interview involves:

  • Written task to assess academic level
  • Interview to discuss relevant experience

We may invite you back for a half-day day practical skills test and second interview.

Fees, Finance & Funding

There may be help available to assist with your study related costs. Impartial, confidential help and advice on financial matters is available from the Student Funding Team - including Bursaries, Educational Maintenance Allowance (EMA), Student Awards Agency for Scotland, Student Loans Company and student support funds. Click here to find out more

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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.