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Level 2 Diploma in Professional Food and Beverage Service

This qualification meets the needs of those who want to work in Front of House within the hospitality industry and achieve a more senior position.

It gives an in depth look into the understanding of hospitality expectations, the practical skills needed to provide a professional service and meet the requirements of the industry. Progression to Level 3 Diploma in Hospitality Supervision and Leadership would be a natural progression after completion of level 2.

Key Information

  • Course Level

    Level 2

  • Delivery


  • Duration

    1 Year

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Units of study:

• Investigate the Catering and Hospitality Industry
• Food Safety in Catering
• Health and Safety in Catering and Hospitality
• Legislation in Food and Beverage Service
• Menu Knowledge, Design and Resources
• Applying Workplace Skills
• Principles of Beverage Product Knowledge
• Service of Hot Beverages
• Food and Beverage Service Skills
• Handling Payments and Maintaining the Payment Point
• Principles of Customer Service in Hospitality, Leisure, Travel and Tourism


Assignments and practical assessments.

At least 4 or 5 GCSEs at Grade 4 or above, including maths and English at Grade 4

OR Minimum of Level 2 course in chosen and English language and Maths at level 2

allowances may be made due to industry experience and a interview.

Financial Support

Depending on your situation, you may be able to access a range of financial support available.

Course Fees


We do not currently have fee information available for this course. Please contact us for further information.


Apply or enquire about this course

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Information for EU Students

From January 2021, how you apply for a course will change. For more information, read the UK Government's guide for the UK points-based immigration system for EU students (pdf).

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