Skills Foundation Certificate in Food and Beverage Service
Please note: These courses are only offered in Gauteng.
What is Food and Beverage Service Studies?
Food and beverage service is the "food flow" (from the purchasing of the foods to service to the customer) mainly concerned with the delivery and presentation of the food to customer, after completion of the food production.
In this context, the Food and Beverage industry relates to the fields of catering, restaurants and fast food take-away establishments, as well as the different types of jobs available in those fields, most typically:
Why should I study the Skills Foundation Certificate in Food and Beverage Service?
An international Food and Beverage Service qualification is for anyone working – or planning to work – in the catering industry, particularly if you want to work in a range of countries.
The Skills Foundation Certificate in Food and Beverage Service is ideal for you if you are looking for your first job after leaving school in the catering industry and you need to learn the basics life skills. The Skills Foundation programme provides a broad introduction to the theory and practical sides of the basic life skills needed for food service, giving the necessary knowledge and practical experience to operate as a runner / busperson in a typical service outlet.
An internationally recognised qualification in Food and Beverage Service is recommended if you want a job in the catering industry in South Africa (and overseas).
In order to complete the Skills Foundation Level Certificate in Food and Beverage Service, students will have to complete all the following subjects:
IS the Skills Foundation Certificate in Food and Beverage Service the right course for you?
Do this quick and easy questionnaire to find out if the Skills Foundation Certificate in Food and Beverage Service is the right qualification for you. Answer either YES or NO.
If you answered YES to more than three of these questions, then the Skills Foundation Certificate in Food and Beverage Service is the right qualification for you. We recommend that you register for this course right away!
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If you did not answer YES to more than three of the questions, then perhaps you should consider one of our other courses or fill in the Form at the bottom of this page and we will contact you. Alternatively, call the College on 0800 21 23 22 to speak to one of our friendly Student Registrars and they can help you determine which is the right course for you.
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Assessment and Award
Everyone who completes the course will receive a ‘Notification of Candidate Results’ from City and Guilds UK giving details of how they performed. If candidates successfully finish all the requirements of the Skills Foundation Award they will receive a Skills Foundation Award in Food and Beverage Service from City and Guilds UK.
Interested? Want to find out more?
If you would like to find out more about the Skills Foundation Certificate in Food and Beverage Service, fill in this short Form and then one of our friendly Student Registrars will respond to your questions and will provide you with all the information you need.