Our Hospitality Education and Training Centre at Roxboro Campus is an EFQM European Centre of Excellence in the delivery of quality-assured Further Education and Training. We are dedicated to providing the highest level of culinary and hospitality training to our learners during their time with us. We’ve built strong relationships within the Irish hospitality industry and link our learners directly with employment opportunities.
We are for you if you are keen to pursue a career in a variety of exciting roles in hospitality including Chef, Front-of-House, Management, Bar Operations, Barista and much more.
The variety of Further Education and Training on offer at our campus ranges from entry-level to advanced, with the duration of training varying from 3 months to 2 years. Most of the training offered is on a full-time basis, with awards ranging from Levels 4 to 6 on the National Framework of Qualifications.
In compliance with COVID-19 public health guidelines, our centre currently remains closed to the public but continues with enrolment planning for the 20/21 academic year.

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New C-19 Online Courses

COVID-19
Hospitality Operations

This new online course has been developed as a response with our partners in the Shannon Branch of the Irish Hotels Federation to equip learners with knowledge of the COVID-19 coronavirus, to enable a safe return to work in a hospitality setting. The course includes personal hygiene rules on preventing the spread of infection, keeping yourself safe at work, understanding the cleaning protocols to reduce infection, positively responding to customer questions about the coronavirus and the associated risk assessments for the hospitality industry. This course is free of charge. Access to the internet and a laptop/desktop PC will be required.

Clicking on the Enquire Now button will open up a form for you to complete. You will then be contacted by a member of our team who will assist you with your enquiry. Or, click on the Apply Now button to proceed directly with your application on FETCH (the national Further Education and Training Course Hub).

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Pub Training
COVID-19 Guidelines

This new online course has been developed as a response with our partners in the VFI to equip learners with knowledge of the COVID-19 coronavirus, to enable a safe return to work in a bar/hospitality setting. The course includes personal hygiene rules on preventing the spread of infection, keeping yourself safe at work, understanding the cleaning protocols to reduce infection, positively responding to customer questions about the coronavirus and the associated risk assessments for the bar/hospitality industry. This course is free of charge. Access to the internet and a laptop/desktop PC will be required.

Clicking on the Enquire Now button will open up a form for you to complete. You will then be contacted by a member of our team who will assist you with your enquiry. Or, click on the Apply Now button to proceed directly with your application on FETCH (the national Further Education and Training Course Hub).

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COVID-19
Risk Control:
Assessment & Management

This new online course gives business owners and managers a framework to mitigate the risks of COVID-19 in the hospitality industry. The course is based on the concept of the ‘risk journey’ that will be taken by the different types of users, as they access and use facilities and services. It will give you the tools to evaluate potential risks and how to prepare processes to manage them in terms of safeguarding hospitality staff and valued guests. This course is free of charge. Access to the internet and a laptop/desktop PC will be required.

Clicking on the Enquire Now button will open up a form for you to complete. You will then be contacted by a member of our team who will assist you with your enquiry. Or, click on the Apply Now button to proceed directly with your application on FETCH (the national Further Education and Training Course Hub).

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Chef

Commis Chef Apprenticeship

QQI Level 6 Major Award

The aim of this apprenticeship is to gain knowledge and skills to prepare, cook and present a wide variety of dishes to a professional standard. The apprenticeship is 2 years in duration and consists of phased training, combining on-the-job training within the industry (subject to COVID-19 restrictions) and off-the-job training at our Roxboro Campus.

Progression / Employment Opportunities

On successful completion of this apprenticeship, you will be awarded a QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate Culinary Arts. This provides the opportunity for you to work as a Commis Chef or progress your study to Further or Higher Education.

Clicking on the Enquire Now button will open up a form for you to complete. You will then be contacted by a member of our team who will assist you with your enquiry and provide you with information on an apprenticeship as a career path.

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Culinary Skills Traineeship

QQI Level 4 Major Award

This traineeship will enable you to develop key skills in culinary techniques, kitchen skills and short-order cooking. It is 5 months in duration and consists of phased training, combining on-the-job training within the industry (subject to COVID-19 restrictions) and off-the-job training at our Roxboro Campus.

Progression / Employment Opportunities

On successful completion of this traineeship, you will be awarded a QQI Level 4 Major Award in Culinary Skills. This provides you with the opportunity to continue to work in the hospitality industry with a higher standard of knowledge and skills. This traineeship is also a route to progression and will enable you to progress to the QQI Level 5 Major Award in Professional Cookery or the Commis Chef Apprenticeship.

Clicking on the Enquire Now button will open up a form for you to complete. You will then be contacted by a member of our team who will assist you with your application and help to ensure a traineeship is the best route for you. Or, click on the Apply Now button to proceed with your application on FETCH (the national Further Education and Training Course Hub).

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Professional Pastry

City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma

This course takes place 1 day a week (Thursdays) for 35 weeks and minimum entry requirements are QQI Level 4 Major Award in Culinary Skills or relevant industry experience. Modules include supervisory skills, principles in food safety, practical gastronomy, dough and batter products, hot, cold and frozen desserts, display pieces and decorative items.

Progression / Employment Opportunities

On successful completion of this course, you will be awarded a City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Professional Patisserie and Confectionery. You will be able to add to your skills within a commercial kitchen environment.

Clicking on the Enquire Now button will open up a form for you to complete. You will then be contacted by a member of our team who will assist you with your application and help ensure this is the right course for you. Or, click on the Apply Now button to proceed with your application on FETCH (the national Further Education and Training Course Hub).

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Professional Cookery 

QQI Level 5 Major Award 

This course is offered both full-time and part-time and gives you the opportunity to pursue a career in the catering trade and in hospitality. It aims to provide you with the opportunity to develop your own natural abilities in professional cookery and to gain experience in catering. Explore your creative ability and develop confidence in working within the catering industry.

Progression / Employment Opportunities

On successful completion of this course, you will be awarded a QQI Level 5 Major Award in Professional Cookery. On completion of this course, you will be qualified to work in a variety of areas including catering, hotels and the hospitality sector in general. This course is also a route to progression and will enable you to progress to our Commis Chef Apprenticeship.

Clicking on the Enquire Now button will open up a form for you to complete. You will then be contacted by a member of our team who will assist you with your application and help ensure this is the right course for you. Or, click on the Apply Now button to proceed with your application on FETCH (the national Further Education and Training Course Hub).

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Hospitality Skills

QQI Level 5 Major Award

This course provides the learner with industry-relevant skills and knowledge, which includes essential food safety skills, health and safety, HACCP training, First Aid, front-of-house and tourism.

Progression / Employment Opportunities

On successful completion of this course, the learner will be awarded a QQI Level 5 Major Award. On completion of this course, the learner will be able to work in a variety of different roles within the hospitality industry such as customer service, food preparation, deli counter and many more.

Clicking on the Enquire Now button will open up a form for you to complete. You will then be contacted by a member of our team who will assist you with your application and help ensure this is the right course for you. Or, click on the Apply Now button to proceed with your application on FETCH (the national Further Education and Training Course Hub).

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Bar & Restaurant

Barista Skills

City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma

This 1 day per week course will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge required to work in a busy café environment. You will gain an understanding of the coffee bean journey, from sourcing to grinding. You will develop skills in milk handling, latte art, coffee grinding process and customer service.

Progression / Employment Opportunities

On successful completion, you will be able to seek employment in a café/bar environment or further your studies with Further Education and Training.

Clicking on the Enquire Now button will open up a form for you to complete. You will then be contacted by a member of our team who will assist you with your application and help ensure this is the right course for you. Or, click on the Apply Now button to proceed with your application on FETCH (the national Further Education and Training Course Hub).

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Professional Bartending

City & Guilds Level 2 Minor Award

This course will provide the learner with the key skills and knowledge relating to bar operations. The learner will develop skills and confidence to work in many different types of bars, such as a local privately-owned bar, a hotel bar or a cocktail bar. Modules include essential food safety skills, health and safety, HACCP training and First Aid.

Progression / Employment Opportunities

On successful completion of this course, the learner will be awarded a City & Guilds Level 2 Award in Professional Bartending (Cocktails). Upon completion, graduates are qualified to work in a range of bar types.

Clicking on the Enquire Now button will open up a form for you to complete. You will then be contacted by a member of our team who will assist you with your application and help you ensure this is the right course for you. Or, click on the Apply Now button to proceed with your application on FETCH (the national Further Education and Training Course Hub).

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Restaurant Operations
& Bar Skills

QQI Level 5 Major Award

This course will provide learners with the opportunity to work in the Catering and Bar Service industry. The course will be structured to explore restaurant and bar skills, including operating procedures and detailed product knowledge. It will also provide learners with experience, knowledge and best practice in relation to hospitality, teamwork and customer care within the industry.

Progression / Employment Opportunities

On successful completion of this course, the learner will be awarded a QQI Level 5 Major Award in Restaurant Operations. Upon completion, graduates will be able to work in a range of roles in bars, hotels, restaurants and catering departments.

Clicking on the Enquire Now button will open up a form for you to complete. You will then be contacted by a member of our team who will assist you with your application and help ensure this is the right course for you.

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Handling Food Hygienically

QQI Level 4 Minor Award

This part-time course is for you if you work in a setting where food is cooked, prepared or handled. On this 1 day per week course you will develop an awareness of hazards associated with food handling. You will learn about common food safety systems such as HACCP for food preparation, cleaning, waste disposal and contamination prevention.

Progression / Employment Opportunities

On successful completion of this course, you will be equipped with skills and knowledge that are compliant with industry regulations and current best practice. You will be able to seek employment in a food handling setting or further your studies with Further Education and Training.

Clicking on the Enquire Now button will open up a form for you to complete. You will then be contacted by a member of our team who will assist you with your application and help to ensure a traineeship is the best route for you. Or, click on the Apply Now button to proceed with your application on FETCH (the national Further Education and Training Course Hub).

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Management

Bar Management

QQI Level 6 Minor Award

This 1 day per week course runs over 8 months and will equip you with the skillset needed for a supervisory management role in the licensed trade industry. You will gain an understanding of supervisory management and training techniques, leadership and coaching, delegation in the workplace, dealing with conflict, financial management and stock control, food safety and infection control, licensing laws, communications and customer service skills, food and drink trends, pairing of food and drinks, menu planning and waste management.

Progression / Employment Opportunities

On successful completion of this course, you will be awarded a QQI Level 6 Minor Award in Supervisory Management. You will be able to seek employment in a variety of roles including bar management, bar training and education, wine retailing, hotel, restaurant and catering management, stock control, entrepreneurship/bar business ownership.

Clicking on the Enquire Now button will open up a form for you to complete. You will then be contacted by a member of our team who will assist you with your application and help ensure this is the right course for you. Or, click on the Apply Now button to proceed with your application on FETCH (the national Further Education and Training Course Hub).

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Hotel Management

QQI Level 6 Minor Award

The aim of this 6-month course is to provide learners with the strong skillset required to work in a supervisory management role within the hospitality industry. On completion of this 1 day per week course, learners will be able to develop operations manuals for work-related procedures, including systems for records management, prepare departmental budgets, identify best practice in on-going training and development and conduct effective performance appraisals.

Progression / Employment Opportunities

On successful completion of this course, the learner will be awarded a QQI Level 6 Minor Award in Supervisory Management. Upon completion, graduates will be able to work in a supervisory management role in hotels, restaurants, bars, events and workplace catering.

Clicking on the Enquire Now button will open up a form for you to complete. You will then be contacted by a member of our team who will assist you with your application and help ensure this is the right course for you. Or, click on the Apply Now button to proceed with your application on FETCH (the national Further Education and Training Course Hub).

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Get in Touch

Would you like to talk to us about jump-starting your career into the hospitality industry?
Phone: 061 400 660
Email: info@hospitalitytraining.ie
Hospitality Education and Training Centre
Roxboro Campus
LEDP Park, Roxboro
Limerick, V94 VOA4

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Our new course in Bar Management runs over 8 months, 1-day per week, and will equip you with the skillset necessary for a supervisory management role in the licensed trade industry. 

If you would like to apply for this autumn course, check out
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Have you a flair for creative cooking? Interested in developing your culinary skills?

We are now enrolling for our Culinary Skills Traineeship. On this QQI Level 4 programme, you will develop professional culinary techniques, kitchen skills and short-order cooking.

This traineeship will empower you to continue working in the hospitality industry with a higher standard of knowledge and skills. It also provides a pathway to progressing your education and training with us.

If you would like to apply for this autumn course, check out learningandskills.ie/hospitality/#section-8

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We are now enrolling for our Culinary Skills Traineeship. On this QQI Level 4 programme, you will develop professional culinary techniques, kitchen skills and short-order cooking. 

This traineeship will empower you to continue working in the hospitality industry with a higher standard of knowledge and skills. It also provides a pathway to progressing your education and training with us.  

If you would like to apply for this autumn course, check out https://learningandskills.ie/hospitality/#section-8

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We are delighted to announce our Hospitality Education and Training Centre has become the first centre in the Republic of Ireland to be awarded a consecutive European Framework for Quality Management (EFQM) Centre of Excellence Award. Operated by the ETB’s Further Education and Training Division, the centre at Roxboro is dedicated to providing the highest level of culinary and hospitality training. Read the full story here: bit.ly/2XgCrrb ...

We are delighted to announce our Hospitality Education and Training Centre has become the first centre in the Republic of Ireland to be awarded a consecutive European Framework for Quality Management (EFQM) Centre of Excellence Award. Operated by the ETB’s Further Education and Training Division, the centre at Roxboro is dedicated to providing the highest level of culinary and hospitality training. Read the full story here: https://bit.ly/2XgCrrb

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Our Hospitality Education and Training Centre is currently enrolling for autumn with a wide range of exciting courses to choose from. They will empower you with the highest level of culinary and hospitality skills, providing a pathway to your chosen career.

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Interested in a career in the energetic world of hospitality? 

Our Hospitality Education and Training Centre is currently enrolling for autumn with a wide range of exciting courses to choose from. They will empower you with the highest level of culinary and hospitality skills, providing a pathway to your chosen career.

To find out more check out: https://learningandskills.ie/hospitality

#FindTheBestInYou #Hospitality #FurtherEducationAndTraining #Pathways #Skills #Employment #Limerick #Clare

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