Catering & Hospitality

Middlesbrough College Catering and Hospitality courses


Do you have a passion for food? Could you see yourself working in a lively, fast-paced environment? If you are creative in the kitchen, and wish to turn your passion for food into a profession then we have a course perfect for you. 

Whilst studying at Middlesbrough College, you will have the opportunity to work in our award winning Waterside Brasserie restaurant, and train in our fully equipped training kitchens and demonstration theatre. Here, you you will gain skills and knowledge in food preparation, cooking and food safety. 


The catering and hospitality sector is a diverse, exciting industry that could see you working on cruise ships, bars, restaurants and hotels. Hospitality is a fast paced, exciting industry to work in and one that provides opportunities to work all over the world.

Career Progression Routes

Jobs that you could do with a catering and hospitality course include:

Chef | Restaurant Manager | Barista | Kitchen Porter | Catering Manager



The Yorke Arms

Howards Eatery

12 Harland Place

Hallgarth Hotel

Parkmore Hotel and Leisure

Rountons Coffee


  1. Frances Atkins, one of only six female Michellin starred chefs in the UK has partnered with Middlesbrough College to deliver world-class training to catering and hospitality students
  2. You will get the opportunity to work in our on-site commercial restaurant, the Waterside Brasserie
  3. You will take part in fantastic work placements and community projects with local businesses and charities to gain real life experience
  4. You can expect to whip up a storm in the kitchen; we boast not one, but four within our main building where the majority of lessons will be held
  5. Choose from eleven different courses designed to help start your career in the catering and hospitality industry
Middlesbrough College Alumni
My Hospitality Supervision course covered everything from front of house to working in the kitchen. Thanks to this I now work full-time at Rudding Hall Park in Harrogate! 
wayne creighton student testimonial
I chose Middlesbrough College as it was easy to get to and had a good range of courses. I get on well with my peers and enjoy the practical element of the course.
Catering Hospitality Courses at Middlesbrough College

97% of our Catering students felt they were provided with advice and guidance for their future career