Hospitality accredited provider
Centre of Excellence: Food & Beverage, Patisserie & Confectionary
AA College Rosette: Highly Commended (The Chef's Academy)
Newcastle College is a Further Education and Higher Education college in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. The college is a part of a larger corporation called NCG. Newcastle College serves over 20,000 learners from our main Rye Hill campus in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne. Newcastle College prides itself on the breadth and depth of its course provision
The facilities within the Lifestyle Academy building consist of 5 teaching (skills), kitchens along with The Bistro and The award winning Chefs Academy Restaurant.Curriculum delivery is innovative with live industry based projects interwoven round assignment briefs which has both the benefits of improving grade profile of students but also their own employability skills
The Chefs Academy Restaurant has an excellent reputation and is viewed as part of the Restaurant community of Newcastle, taking part in the renowned Newcastle Restaurant week.
The provision for the Section is focussed on Full Time FE levels 1- 3 with 350 learners across the curriculum. There are three main strands to the Curriculum in Hospitality – kitchen and larder for the development of Chefs, Food and Beverage (contemporary Hospitality) for the development of front of House staff and Patisserie courses for bakers and pastry chefs.