Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Professional Cookery - Patisserie and Confectionery

This course is suitable if you wish to pursue a career in advanced patisserie


Academic Year: 2023/24
Course Code: 10505
Campus: Bangor, Downpatrick, Lisburn
Study Type: Full-Time & Part-Time
Education Level Further Education
Department: Hospitality & Catering

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Course Overview

This course will suit you if you've worked in a professional kitchen for some time, or have a Level 2 qualification in a relevant vocational area and you want to develop your skills further, perhaps to become a specialist chef or move into a management role. This qualification is ideal if you wish to focus on the Patisserie and Confectionery specialism to become a pastry chef.

This course will be completed over 15 to 21 hours per week dependent on student's Essential Skills requirement. 

You wish to pursue a career in advanced patisserie to become a pastry chef.

How to prepare, cook and finish bread and dough products, sponges, cakes and scones, pastry products, chocolate products, hot and cold desserts and complex dishes. You will also learn how to establish and develop positive working relationships in hospitality along with maintaining health, hygiene safety and security of the working environment.

 


The Industry Standard kitchens that we have and our restaurant days / nights where you will produce for members of the public in a fully functioning restaurant. The Birches (Bangor), McNeill Room (Downpatrick) and Linen Room (Lisburn).

Successful completion of this course will enable you yo apply for the Higher Level Apprenticeship (HLA) Culinary Arts.

Level 2 Diploma Professional Bakery, Level 2 Diploma Culinary skills or equivalent qualification, or significant experience working in industry

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