Introduction

In the college kitchen you will learn about different foods, planning and preparing meals. You will prepare lunch for everyone in the college. You will help to make cakes, bread and other products that will be sold in the farm shop and café.

You will learn how to set tables, use a range of kitchen equipment and prepare a variety of foods. You will learn about Health and Safety in the kitchen, working as a team and completing real life tasks.

Progression and the Future 

You will gain an understanding of raw foods and how to create a wide range of meals including buffets and catering for the college conference venue as well as working closely with college Café staff. You could gain experience working in local kitchens and cafes.

Learning, Knowledge and Skills

There are always opportunities to work in catering in one of the many cafes, restaurants and hotels in your local area. You could secure paid employment or voluntary work in a kitchen or food outlet.