This course will cover basic cooking and serving techniques as well as how to work hygienically and safely in a kitchen.
Yes. NCFE Entry Level Award in Creative Craft – Cookery Skills.
This course lasts for 20 guided learning hours.
Please check the BAES web site www.learnbaes.ac.uk or BAES Learning Directory, visit or telephone one of our adult learning centres for details of start and end dates.
This course is for anyone who wants to learn about the basic techniques and equipment required to be able to produce basic and nutritious dishes, and who may wish to go on to study at higher levels.
You will not need to have any experience of cooking. The course also involves taking notes, weighing and measuring, so you will need to have basic levels of English and maths. You will have a short initial assessment at the start of the course to ensure that it is suitable for you.
It could lead to further courses in cookery techniques at Beginners Level, or a qualification in cookery at Level 1. It may also help you to get an interview for a job in catering.
To ensure that you gain maximum benefit from your course you will need to attend all sessions, be punctual, and bring the correct materials or ingredients to each session.