HOSPITALITY AND CULINARY ARTS

At WestKing, we are the UK’s leading school of hospitality & culinary arts. With a plethora of food-related TV shows and innovative new food products being bought to the table almost daily, there’s never been a better time to train in a forward-thinking world-renowned institute such as the school of hospitality and culinary arts here at Westminster Kingsway College.

With our extensive gastronomic practice and proven excellence, the college is committed to innovation and high performance in hospitality and culinary arts. We have enviable links and collaborations with the international hospitality industry, leading chefs’ associations and principal figures from the world of gastronomy. We are devoted to high-quality training and development.

Our award-winning team will help you shape your programme of learning so you can realise your career ambitions in a range of specialist subjects and deliver them to the highest standards. If you are passionate, committed and prepared to work long hours, this buzzing sector will give you the chance to work in a range of dynamic environments in London, across the UK and around the world. 

Careers at a glance: 

  • Restaurant Manager
  • Artisan Baker
  • Sous-Chef
  • Chocolatier
  • Front of House Manager
  • Sommelier
  • Head Chef
  • Mixologist
  • Barista
  • Waiter/Waitress
  • Butcher
  • Hospitality Supervisors
  • Hotel Manager
  • Catering Manager
  • Receptionist
  • Guest Relations Manager
  • Executive Housekeeper
  • Food Manufacturer
COURSES
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This course has been designed to develop your basic specialist skills and knowledge in pastry, bakery and confectionery work, enabling you to progress into a career in the hospitality and catering industry.

Location: Victoria Centre Start Dates: 7 September 2020, 30 November 2020 Suitable for: Adult Learners (19+)
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This course has been designed for those employed in a professional kitchen environment, who wish to develop their skills as a pastry chef.

Location: Victoria Centre Start Dates: 7 September 2020, 15 February 2021 Suitable for: Adult Learners (19+)
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This advanced practical course has been designed to develop your skills as a pastry chef, for those already working in a professional pastry kitchen environment.

Location: Victoria Centre Start Date: 7 September 2020 Duration: 1 Year - This course is taught on Wednesday or Thursday for 5 hours per week Suitable for: Adult Learners (19+)
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This one day course is for anyone who authorises the sale of alcohol to the public (as per the legal requirement in England and Wales) and is required to have a suitable qualification. This course is aimed at anyone who wishes to work in licensed premises where alcohol is sold.

Location: Victoria Centre Start Dates: 26 March 2020, 30 April 2020, 25 June 2020 Suitable for: Adult Learners (19+)
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The Professional Chef Diploma has been the starting point for many of the world's leading Chefs and is the UK's first professional cookery qualification.

Location: Victoria Centre Start Date: 7 September 2020 Duration: 1 Year Suitable for: School Leavers (16-18)
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The Professional Chef Diploma has been the starting point for many of the world's leading Chefs and is the UK's first professional cookery qualification. This course builds on the previous level, giving you enhanced skills, knowledge and experience.

Location: Victoria Centre Start Date: 7 September 2020 Duration: 1 Year Suitable for: School Leavers (16-18)
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The Professional Chef Diploma has been the starting point for many of the world's leading Chefs and is the UK's first professional cookery qualification.

Location: Victoria Centre Start Date: 7 September 2020 Duration: 1 Year Suitable for: School Leavers (16-18)
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This course provides you with an introduction to professional cookery, to enable you to develop your skills and progress onto further study.

Location: Victoria Centre Start Date: 14 September 2020 Duration: 12 Weeks Suitable for: Adult Learners (19+)
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This course builds upon your current chef skills and knowledge to develop your professional cooking skills.

Location: Victoria Centre Start Date: 7 September 2020 Duration: 12 Weeks Suitable for: Adult Learners (19+)
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This course has been designed for chefs working in this industry, who wish to develop and expand their skills and knowledge to an advanced level.

Location: Victoria Centre Start Date: 7 September 2020 Duration: 26 Weeks Suitable for: Adult Learners (19+)
OUR CENTRES
King's Cross Centre
211 Grays Inn Road
London, WC1X 8RA
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Victoria Centre
Vincent Square
London, SW1P 2PD
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Soho Centre
Peter Street
London, W1F 0HS
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Regent's Park Centre
Longford Street
London, NW1 3HB
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Alexandra Centre
Ainsworth Way
London, NW8 0SR
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