Over the past few years, employment in the hospitality industry has increased faster than for the economy overall. But there remain significant skills gaps, particularly in the following areas: customer service; interpersonal skills; supervisory skills; finance; and employability skills. These qualification in Hospitality seek to address these areas by encouraging the acquisition and development of these competencies before, or while in, employment in the hospitality industry.
The course prepares learners for a career in the hospitality industry in various roles so has a huge focus on employability skills. For adult learners, the Level 3 Diploma can extend their experience of work in a particular sector. It may also be a suitable qualification for those wishing to change career or move into a particular area of employment following a career break. There is potential for the qualification to prepare learners for progression within education or into employment in the appropriate vocational sector and it is suitable for those who have decided that they wish to study in detail or work in a particular area of work.
The programme recognises the growing importance and role that hospitality plays throughout the UK and globally and is aimed at those who have the motivation, attitude and drive to develop their career in this sector, with a particular focus on careers in hotels, restaurants, events and food and beverage service. The course will improve personal learning and thinking skills, including confidence in your ability to go out into the workplace. It will also develop your analytical, research, problem solving and interpersonal skills.
The Level 3 Diploma Hospitality gives you a practical, real-world approach to learning based on real-life work and studies. It will give you a good insight into the industry and you will gain a range of skills to help in your chosen career.
Course Length: 3 – 6 months;
Start dates: January April, July, September;