Level 2 Certificate in Hospitality and Catering Principles (Professional Cookery – Food Preparation and Cooking)

  • STUDY MODE Part-Time

What will I do?

This qualification has been developed together with People 1st and the Sector Skills Council to enable learners to develop the knowledge, skills and understanding necessary to prepare, cook and finish a range of food products. The VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Hospitality and Catering Principles (Hospitality Services) is a knowledge-based qualification that has been designed to support practical-based qualifications in hospitality and catering. This qualification will develop your knowledge and understanding of safe, hygienic and secure working environments, how to work effectively as part of a team, and how to give customers a positive impression of yourself and your organisation. You will also learn about the principles of customer service.

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What's next?

On completion of this qualification you may choose to undertake further study; qualifications you could progress to include:
• Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Professional Cookery
• Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Professional Cookery (Preparation and Cooking)
• Level 2 Diploma in Professional Cookery
• 3 Certificate in Hospitality and Catering Principles (Professional Cookery)
• Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Professional Cookery

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Is it for me?

Are you currently working in the hospitality and catering industry and need to further your knowledge? Maybe you’re looking to enter the industry and need to kick off your learning? You should be determined to pursue a career in the industry and have an interest in the subject.



  • Levels available 2
  • Start Date 22/09/2020
  • End Date 01/06/2021
  • Duration 8 Month(s)
  • Day Tuesday
  • Start/End Time 18:00 / 21:00
  • Course Ref A410-1/1
  • Location Bletchley Campus
  • Fees
  • 19 - 23 £ 1645.00
  • 24+ £ 1645.00
  • Overseas £ 1645.00

Throughout this qualification you will be supervised by specialist staff and assessed on your occupational competence. You will also have practical observations and a theory based workbook to complete.

Students will be required to purchase the relevant course handbook and MK College uniform. Further information will be provided upon enrolment.


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