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Leicester College

Hospitality accredited provider

Accreditation: Gold

Centre of Excellence for: Food and Beverage Service

AA College Rosette: Highly Commended (Taste Restaurant)

We are proud to have a strong vocational focus, offering hundreds of courses across our three city centre campuses, which aim to give you the skills you need to get on in your chosen field. To that end we have invested in industry-standard facilities all designed to give you a high quality educational experience.

We deliver courses from level 1 to level 3 in Food And Beverage Service, Professional Cookery, Patisserie and Bakery. Our courses are designed to ensure our learners gain the skills required by industry and develop their employability skills.

Our learners have access to industry standard training kitchens which service our fine dining restaurant, Taste, and our Zest café.   

What employers say:

"Our work placement student from Leicester College has been on time or early for every shift. She arrives ready to work and is keen on learning. She does any task asked of her in a professional manner. She has been a pleasure to have in my kitchen. This Saturday she worked a very busy lunch service and kept up very well." - James Gordon, James Café Bistro

"Our work placement student has been amazing. He is always on task with what we had planned for him, he was always on time and he now has a job here." - David Ferguson, Head Chef, Belmont Hotel

"Our Leicester College work placement student was a very pleasant young man, very professional. Great time keeping, would employ, very happy with performance." - Philip Sharpe, Director, The White Peacock