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Catering & Hospitality
The catering and hospitality sector is a diverse, exciting industry that could see you working on cruise ships, bars, restaurants and hotels.
Serve up a career in Catering & Hospitality
You will study in our industry standard training kitchens and gain experience of a real working environment in our award-winning restaurant, The Waterside Brasserie. You’ll learn how to create delicious dishes in our fully equipped training kitchen and demonstration theatre and discover more about food preparation, cooking and food safety.
As part of your programme, you will also take part in fantastic work placements and community projects with local businesses and charities to gain real working experience in the sector.
View the latest Labour Market Information by sector to see the average salary and projected job growth for your dream career!
Why study with us?
You will get the opportunity to work in our on-site commercial restaurant, the Waterside Brasserie
You will take part in fantastic work placements and community projects with local businesses and charities to gain real life experience
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
Choose from eleven different courses designed to help start your career in the catering and hospitality industry
Catering & Hospitality Success Stories
The culinary courses at Middlesbrough College are outstanding. My tutors are supportive and encourage me to be creative. There’s also so many opportunities to take part in culinary competitions which is fantastic as it allows us to hone our skills and create new dishes.
When I finish the course, I’m going to Rudding Park for bar management training. I’m really looking forward to learning different techniques and being able to apply the skills I’ve gained at College.
My favourite part about studying Catering and Hospitality at Middlesbrough College is taking part in lots of competitions. I love competing and I even won a NECTA competition for my quiche!
Studying at Middlesbrough College gave me valuable industry skills and helped me get my foot in the door of my chosen career.
On the course we learn key skills that employers are looking for and our tutors are great at helping us gain work experience and employment.
The knowledge and skills I’ve gained at the College have also helped me to get a job as a Barman – my manager was really impressed when he heard about what I’d picked up on my course!