HOSPITALITY & TOURISM WORKPLACE SKILLS AWARD

Introduction

This exciting new course has been developed in partnership with local industry to support those looking for employment in the hospitality and tourism industry to find employment.

The course combines certificated short courses, a workplacement with a local employer, information about the roles within this industry and visits to local employers. 

The course will focus on front of house roles, including Reception, Serving Food, Serving Drinks and Housekeeping.  What is involved in each role and what skills is an employer looking for.

Course code

SHTA

Location:

Dumfries

Duration

The course will be delivered over 6 weeks starting 25th April 2022

Entry Requirements

No entry criteria but the course is aimed at those looking for employment in the hospitality and tourism industry.

Course Content

The course will include:
  • REHIS Elementary Food Hygiene
  • People 1st Worldhost Principles of Customer Service
  • REHIS Elementary Health & Safety
  • REHIS Allergen Awareness
  • Highfield Award in Safe Moving and Handling
  • Staff Licence Certificate
  • Introduction to Hospitality & Tourism Industry 
  • Work Experience Placement with a Local Employer

Assessments

Certificated short courses have multiple choice assessments

Progression

Progression opportunities into employment, apprenticeships or further education

Course Contact Details

E: shortcourses@dumgal.ac.uk
T: 01387 734199